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API Meetup – August Meetup in Bellevue, WA
August 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Venue Sponsor: Auth0
Food Sponsor: Auth0
Prize Sponsor: Cloudinary
6:30 PM – 7:15 PM – Network/Eat/Drink
7:15 PM – 7:20 PM – Introduction by Tessa Mero
7:20 PM – 8:00 PM – Presentation by Bobby, “How Username/Password Got So Complicated”
8:00 PM – 8:30 PM – Network
Title: Identity 101: How Username/Password Got So Complicated
Abstract: Taking your first step beyond the default username and password based authentication offered by a full stack web application framework can be overwhelming. Social logins, Identity Providers, OAuth 2.0, LDAP, SAML, OpenId Connect; all can be confusing. What does it all mean? How did we get here? By the end of this session, you will have a good understanding of each of these ideas, how they work and when it is appropriate to use them.
Bio: Bobby is a full-stack developer, advocate, and evangelist at Auth0. He is a passionate engineer with an interest in learning and teaching new technologies, using open source software, and engaging the greater software development community. His experience ranges from building line-of-business applications for financial professionals with Russell Investments and Milliman to distributed social content apps with Cheezeburger and Steller.