Please note the location for the keynotes is the Capital One Mclean Auditorium. MAP

Tickets Start at Just $145!

Now in its fifth year, ModevCon delivers workshops, keynotes and connects the best and brightest. Attend our day of workshops and technology talks followed by the opening event party at Capital One DIG office Dec 10 and/or our day of keynotes, talks and panels Dec 11 at Capital One Auditorium.

Day 1 Hands-on Workshops


December 10 Workshops & Tech Talks. From getting started to expert sessions, something for every mobile developer. Bring your laptop and get ready to learn!

Day 2 Keynotes & Panels


Our day of keynotes will feature speakers from the Modev Community who have skyrocketed their companies and careers over the past five years.

Party Dec 10 at Capital One!


The opening party will follow the workshop sessions at Capital One’s DIG offices in Tyson’s Corner. Come by for appetizers and drinks and meet your colleagues!


Location: Capital One DIG

8020 Towers Crescent, Mclean, VA 22182 (MAP)


9:00AM Doors & Networking

Check-in and networking before the start of a great day. Includes continental breakfast, coffees, teas, sodas, etc.

9:30 AM Sessions – 25 minutes

Room 1: Agile Development at Startup Speed, the best of best of agile, product design, product development and process improvement, Laura Ferguson and John Zemlan,
Room 2: Capital One: Behind the Redesign – Join Major Highfield, Director of iOS at Capital One, as he explores life before, during and after one of the biggest digital launches in the company’s history.
Room 3: Making Your Mobile Brand Iconic: How to Leverage Brand Identity for Short Attention Spans on Small Screens, Mariya I. Bouraima, Founder Aveya Creative

10:00 AM Sessions – 55 minutes

Room 1: Mobile ad optimization leveraging Aerserv, Andrew Gerhart, Aerserv
Room 2: DevOps for 2 Speed IT, Sanjeev Sharma, IBM
Room 3: Better Apps with Continuous Integration, Will Mapp, Studio Codeworks, Inc.

11:00AM Sessions – 55 minutes

Room 1: Swift Essentials, Pt 1, Luis De La Rosa “Louie”, Capital One
Room 2: Developer Workspace
Room 3: Daring Dive into Static Analysis, Annyce Davis, Washington Post

12:00PM LUNCH – One hour

Boxed lunches, coffees, teas, sodas, water

12:30 DIG Office Tour – Meet at registration – for more information on Capital One jobs, email Justin Ingram


1:00PM Sessions – 55 minutes

Room 1: Swift Essentials, Luis De La Rosa “Louie”, Capital One
Room 2: Cross Platform Success with Ionic – Adam Barthelson, Mobomo
Room 3: Getting started with Go, Samaresh Panda, Washington Post

2:00PM Sessions – 55 minutes

Room 1: Amazon Alexa SDK Introduction, David Isbitski, Amazon
Room 2: Developer workspace
Room 3: Life in the Fastlane, utilizing the Fastlane toolset for continuous delivery of iOS applications, Tony Ruth, Zerion Software

3:00PM BREAK – 30 minutes

Third floor lounge area – coffee, sodas, cookies

DIG Office Tour – Meet at registration – for more information on Capital One jobs, email Justin Ingram

3:30PM Sessions – 55 minutes

Room 1: Amazon Alexa Skills Workshop, David Isbitski, Amazon
Room 2: Build native iOS and Android apps with .NET and Xamarin, Ed Snider, InfernoRed Technologies
Room 3: Sorting Through the Ad Networks, Joshua Rogers, AdAppIO

4:30PM Sessions – 55 minutes

Room 1: Building Windows 10 Universal Apps for 1 Billion Devices, Nick Landry, Microsoft
Room 2: Writing Beautiful Code, John Fontaine, SocialRadar
Room 3: How to Match Your Mobile Strategy to Your Mobile Users, Jonathan Hotz, 3Pillar Global

5:30PM-8:00pm ModevCon 2015 Opening Party!

Appetizers, drinks, SWAG, networking with your colleagues

Location: Capital One Auditorium

1680 Capital One Dr, Tysons, VA (MAP)

9:00AM Doors

Registration, continental breakfast with coffees, teas, sodas, etc.


9:30AM Welcome Address, Pete Erickson, Founder, Modev
9:45AM Ron Secrist, VP of Mobile Product – Opening keynote
10:15AM Todd Moore, CEO/Founder TMSoft – Building Community From Your App

10:40AM BREAK – 20 minutes

Coffee, tea, sodas, etc.


11:00AM David Isbitski, Lead Technical Evangelist, Amazon Alexa Platform
11:15AM Pat Sheridan, CEO/Founder ModusCreate – Mastering Enterprise Mobility
11:30AM Mack McKelvey, CEO/Founder SalientMG – Lessons from the Mobile Marketing Frontier
11:45PM Zack Wong, CEO/Founder 3D Nametags
12:00PM Jack Cox, Director of CapTech Consulting – API Oriented Systems for Mobile

12:30PM LUNCH – One hour

Boxed lunches, chips, cookie, coffee, tea, sodas, water


1:30PM Andrew Nguyen, Capital One – What I learned at AOL, Zappos and Capital One
1:45PM Sze Wong, CEO/Founder Zerion Software – When Core Platforms Spawn New Products – a founder’s dilemma
2:00PM Suvajit Gupta, VP of Engineering Appian
2:15PM Fireside Chat, Andrew Gerhart, COO Aerserv

2:40PM BREAK – 20 minutes


3:00PM Jon Schlegel, CEO and Founder of Optime – How We Doubled Our Ad Revenue in Six Months
3:15PM Imran Aftab, CEO/Founder of 10Pearls – Managing Global Teams
3:45PM Panel – Winning the culture game – an amazing work environment as a strategic imperative. Featuring Zvi Band, CEO/Founder of Contactually, Sam Cicotello, VP of People Operations at SocialTables, Sze Wong, CEO/Founder at Zerion Software


4:15PM – Seven new apps will compete for glory with four minute presentations. A team of judges will score them and we’ll announce the winners at the conclusion of the demo’s.
5:00PM – Prizes and adjourn


Tickets Start at Just $145

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