Marco Cecconi

Engineering Manager, Toptal

“Are you bored? Learn how to develop your own arcade game in the browser and unleash your programming creativity!” invites Marco Cecconi who will come to Riga from Italy. He has more than twenty years experience writing software and leading software teams. Marco has been part of the core team at Stack Overflow until 2017 and is now helping teams excel working remotely at Toptal as an Engineering Manager.

My Sessions

Make coding fun: developing a game in the browser

Main hall

For many, software engineering is limited to the enterprise domain, where particular patterns, practices and behaviors limit the spectrum of challenges programmers face. Generally speaking, game programming paradigms are wildly different from enterprise development. Computers are now so powerful that it is totally possible to write games in vanilla JavaScript. I wrote a small but […]