speaker-info

Kaya Thomas

iOS Engineer
Slack

Kaya is currently a full time iOS engineer at Slack. She graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in Computer Science. Kaya started learning iOS development in 2014 and was a software engineering intern at Time Inc, Intuit and Apple. In the summer of 2014, she launched We Read Too, a book resource app that features titles written by authors of color. Recently, Kaya was featured in the App Store about We Read Too and what inspired her to create it. Aside from coding, she also enjoys writing and has bylines in Smashing Magazine, TechCrunch and Fusion.

My Sessions

My Sessions

Launch & Maintain Your Passion Project Without Quitting Your Job

GSB 101

Have you dreamed of getting a side project off the ground, but never gone through with it? In this talk, I’ll go over how to start on your side project and maintain a healthy balance between the project and your full-time job. You will learn techniques on how to enjoy your side project and not […]

Career skills
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