Syntax Conference 2017 Speaker - Tom Wilson

Tom Wilson – Speaker Spotlight

Tom Wilson, Chief Technology Innovation Officer at Tabula Rasa Healthcare is passionate about Software Development and improving Healthcare Technology.  He has extensive hands-on experience building and leading teams in the development of large-scale and complex healthcare web applications.

Tom is the Lead Instructor of the JRS Coding School, which is a 12 – week immersive code camp, which provides professional training to acquire the skills to become a Full Stack JavaScript Junior Developer.

Tom is an active member within the Charleston software development community.  He believes that learning to code is a valuable skill to have, whether you plan to use it professionally or to gain an understanding of the technical world. To that end, Tom is a member of the Charleston Digital Corridor.  He has given many talks and workshops in and around Charleston and has a presence on the national speaker circuit.

Tom recently sat with Rich Conte for the Tech Life Podcast to discuss his motivations for starting a coding school and the unique aspects of Jack Russell Software’s curriculum and approach. Check out the interview.

Besides serving the Charleston tech community, Tom enjoys time with his family, boating, playing golf and travel.

Tom’s Session Details

Other Information

This Spring, Tom Wilson will discuss Full Stack Functional JavaScript during his session for Syntax Code & Craft Conference – Coastal South Carolina’s premier programmer’s code gathering.  SyntaxCon brings together developers, both established and new, to learn, discuss ideas, collaborate, network and socialize in an inclusive and welcoming experience for all.

This year’s schedule provides content across 3 main tracks, each with a specific focus:

  • Front-End Development
  • Back-End Development
  • Platforms (content management systems, cloud-hosted services, mobile applications and infrastructure.

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.

Microsoft
EPAM
Red Ventures
JRS Coding School