Twin Cities Software Symposium

March 8 - 10, 2013

Brian Sletten

Brian Sletten

Forward Leaning Software Engineer

Brian Sletten is a liberal arts-educated software engineer with a focus on forward-leaning technologies. His experience has spanned many industries including retail, banking, online games, defense, finance, hospitality and health care. He has a B.S. in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary and lives in Auburn, CA. He focuses on web architecture, resource-oriented computing, social networking, the Semantic Web, data science, 3D graphics, visualization, scalable systems, security consulting and other technologies of the late 20th and early 21st Centuries. He is also a rabid reader, devoted foodie and has excellent taste in music. If pressed, he might tell you about his International Pop Recording career.

Presentations

Sat 3:15 PM Modeling Resources: REST and Hypermedia
Sun 9:00 AM Describing and Linking Resources: RDF and SPARQL
Sun 11:00 AM Data-Bearing Document Resources: RDFa
Sun 2:15 PM Web Security
Sun 4:00 PM Visualizing Resources: Conveying Information and Ideas

PODCASTS

NFJS Live: Emerging Tech
November 29, 2017

In this episode, we dive deep into the emerging trends with Brian Sletten, a forward-thinking software Engineer. Recording live in Chicago, IL.  

NFJS Live: Security with Brian Sletten
October 6, 2017

In episode one of NoFluffJustStuff Live, we dive into where we need to shift our mindset as developers around security, best practices and resources worthy of review. 

Critical Thinking, Technology and Magic with Brian Sletten
July 27, 2016

Reflecting on UberConf 2016, we dive deep into technology thinking critically about all the implications-both good and bad-of our ever evolving world. A great (and somewhat longer) philosophical discussion with NFJS speaker Brian Sletten.