Chris Potter spent his undergraduate years at the Rochester Institute of Technology, and completed his graduate coursework at Texas A&M University, earning degrees in Film/Video/Animation, and Visualization Sciences, respectively. During his time in Aggieland, Chris functioned as a graduate assistant whose realm of responsibility included training student employees to use Adobe Premiere, After Effects and Audition.
Chris, a Magento Certified Developer, is currently employed at Blue Acorn where he functions as a Senior Application Engineer specializing in Magneto and Demandware, although he also enjoys writing Node.js and Meteor.
Chris is a Charleston, South Carolina transplant who thoroughly enjoys southern living. His evenings and weekends are occupied with playing soccer, woodworking and spending quality time with his wife.
SyntaxCon brings together over thirty-five talented developers from around the country who will share road-tested insights.
This year’s schedule provides content across 4 main tracks, each with a specific focus:
- Front-End Development
- Back-End Development
- Mobile Development
- Platforms (cloud-hosted services, gaming, content management systems, etc.)
Attendees can customize their personal agenda by choosing sessions with an aim to improve their craft, fulfill goals, and learn cutting edge trends and best practices in a relatively short time.