Engage Experts Lead Training Session and Code-A-Thon at DNN Summit 2017
January 10, 2017
Web development firm’s Anthony Overkamp, creative director, and Brian Dukes, chief technology officer, present sessions on leveraging DNN to increase productivity and improve user experiences
ST. LOUIS – January 10, 2017 – Engage, experts in the design and development of web and mobile solutions for enterprises, announces in addition to leading sessions during DNN Summit 2017, Anthony Overkamp, creative director, will lead the Theme Design & Development pre-conference training and Brian Dukes, chief technology officer (CTO), will lead this year’s DNN Code-A-Thon. DNN Summit, an event where attendees can learn the latest design, development and marketing trends from leading DNN professionals, will take place Jan. 18 - 20, at the Embassy Suites and Convention Center in Denver, Colorado.
Overkamp’s pre-conference training, taking place on Jan. 19, includes a full day of hands-on, intense learning, which will walk participants through everything from setting up a DNN environment to building a custom theme based on the best tools and practices. His conference session on Jan. 20, “UX for Beginners: Step By Step Process,” will cover methods to create better user experiences (UX), as well as go step-by-step through the UX process.
The DNN Code-A-Thon, led by Dukes on Jan. 18, gives DNN members the opportunity to get involved via a live code-a-thon. Additionally, Dukes will lead two sessions during the conference. In the session, “Creating a Build Pipeline for your JS, CSS, & More,” Dukes will review the options available to development teams to increase productivity while simultaneously broadening browser support. His second session, “Git Concepts, Tips, & Tricks,” Dukes will cover methods for getting the most out of Git to manage source code.
Rich Campbell, president, Engage, said, “We understand the importance of supporting events like DNN Summit. We all benefit from a healthy and knowledgeable DNN ecosystem and we contribute to that every chance we get. Having the opportunity to not only present at DNN Summit but also lead two crucial pre-conference sessions is a great way for us to help DNN community members become more successful.”
Engage is a proud gold-level sponsor of DNN Summit. To learn more about the event and Engage’s speaking sessions, visit: https://www.dnnsummit.org/
Engage is a full-service design and development firm whose experts create custom, high-quality web and mobile solutions for enterprises. Founded in 1999, Engage leverages the flexibility and scalability of the DNN-powered Evoq™ Content and Social management solutions to help businesses turn their ideas into elegantly crafted, professional websites. The DNN Platform is a well-established content management system (CMS) native to Microsoft .NET. Whether working directly with medium and large organizations, including franchises, nonprofits and associations, or collaborating with an agency, Engage positions its clients for success. Headquartered in St. Louis, Engage is both a DNN Certified Partner and a Microsoft Partner. To learn more, visit www.engagesoftware.com.
About DNN Summit
DNN Summit is the premier event in North America for users of DNN Platform / Evoq CMS. The event includes sessions from industry leaders on a wide-range of topics, including: development, marketing, UI/UX, software integration, and the latest techniques and strategies for developing in and leveraging the DNN platform for business.