Speaking & teaching

Over the years I’ve had the opportunity to be involved in these events. With two young kids I’m taking it easy lately, but if you have a fun event that could use a knowledgable and engaging speaker: let me know!

2017

  • RailsConf (Phoenix, US)
    Member of the program committee, curating two tracks

2016

  • Fronteers Conference Jam Session (Amsterdam, NL)
    Lightning talk: You & the Big Stage
  • Fronteers (Utrecht, NL)
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • SmashingConf (New York, US)
    Talk: The Future of Preprocessors
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • RailsConf (Kansas City, US)
    Talk: Make Them Click
  • Fronteers Meetup (Weert, NL)
    Talk: The Future of Preprocessors

2015

  • Fronteers (Utrecht, NL)
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • SassConf (Austin, US)
    Talk: From 0 to 80 in 40 Minutes
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • Fronteers Conference Jam Session (Amsterdam, NL)
    Lightning talk: Make Them Click
  • SmartWeb Conference (Bucharest, RO)
    Talk: The Future of CSS isn’t CSS
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • CSS Day Conference (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: The Future of CSS isn’t CSS
  • International PHP Conference  (Berlin, DE)
    Talk: The Future of CSS isn’t CSS
  • Webinale  (Berlin, DE)
    Talk: Make Them Click

2014

  • Fronteers (Utrecht, NL)
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • Fronteers Conference Jam Session (Amsterdam, NL)
    Lightning talk: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility
  • The Guild Conference (Eindhoven, NL)
    Talk: Make Them Click
  • CSS Summit Conference (online)
    Talk: Taking Sass Off the Beaten Path
  • Dutch Mobile Conference (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Make Them Click
  • Sass Workshop (online, twice)
    Workshop: Sass Workshop
  • CSS Day Conference (Amsterdam, NL)
    Workshop: Advanced Sass
  • Port80 Conference (Newport, UK)
    Talk: Make Them Click
  • RailsConf (Chicago, US)
    Talk: Front-End: Fun, Not Frustration
  • Fronteers Meetup (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Sass for Intermediate Users

2013

  • Sass Workshop (online)
    Workshop: Sass Workshop
  • CodeConnexx (Maastricht, NL)
    Talk: Untangle your stylesheets with Sass & Compass
  • Sass Workshop (Reston, US)
    Workshop: Sass Workshop
  • SassConf (New York, US)
    Masterclass: $lists: For Fun And Profit;
  • Eurucamp Conference (Berlin, DE)
    Talk: Always Be Closing
  • CSS Summit Conference (online)
    Talk: Sass for Developers
  • Dutch PHP Conference (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Sass in the Real World
  • The Guild Conference (Eindhoven, NL)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • Fronteers (Utrecht, NL)
    Workshop: Screw CSS!

2012

  • Kings of Code Festival (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Sass & Compass: Untangle your Stylesheets
  • Future of Web Apps Conference (Prague, CZ)
    Talk: Sass & Compass: Untangle your Stylesheets
  • Fronteers (Utrecht, NL)
    Workshop: Screw CSS!
  • Future of Web Apps Conference (London, UK)
    Talk: Sass & Compass: Untangle your Stylesheets
  • ArrrrCamp Conference (Ghent, BE)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • RubyShift Conference (Kiev, UA)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • Rocky Mountain Ruby Conference (Boulder, US)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
    Workshop: Introduction to modular front-end code
  • Madison Ruby Conference (Madison, US)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • Ruby Lugdunum Conference (Lyon, FR)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • EuRuKo Conference (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • RubyNation Conference (Reston, US)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript
  • Wroc_love.rb Conference (Wroclaw, PL)
    Talk: Modular & reusable front-end code with HTML5, Sass and CoffeeScript

2011

  • /Dev/Haag Meetup (The Hague, NL)
    Talk: Agile in Practice
  • Fronteers Meetup (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Version Control with Git
  • ArrrrCamp Conference (Ghent, BE)
    Talk: Stop Swashbucklin’ and Shipshape yer Front-end
  • Fronteers Meetup (Amsterdam, NL)
    Talk: Front-End Meta Languages: An Introduction