Talks

Jason KleinJason Klein

I am very interested in sharing my technical expertise with software developers and IT professionals throughout the region. If you would like to have me speak on a technical topic, please Contact me to discuss availability and logistics.

Visit my Press Page for background information and photos. I will provide a custom bio for your event.

Talk Topics

I can prepare introductory presentations on a very wide variety of technology topics. I can provide “deep-dive” technical talks and demonstrations on the following topics:

  • Applications of Distributed Ledger Technologies (e.g. Blockchain, Smart Contracts, Health Care, Supply Chain, Donations/Accountability, Voting, etc)
  • History of Digital/Crypto Currencies (e.g. Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin)
  • Amazon Web Services (Software Migration, Hardware Migration, Deep Dive Numerous Services)
  • Best Practices for using TLS/SSL to Secure Online Communication (Provisioning and Implementation)
  • Server Provisioning and Management with Salt
  • Debian Server Administration Best Practices (Configuration, Updates)
  • WordPress Hosting Tips and Tricks (Installation, Administration, Updates, Migrations)
  • Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP
  • Firewalls and Packet Filtering
  • Remote Packet Inspection
  • IPv6 Domains, DNS, and Website/Email Hosting
  • IPv4 Routing and Switching
  • Troubleshooting Domain Name and DNS Issues

Prior Talks

  • 2018/10/09 – SGF AWS – CI/CD with CodeBuild and CodePipeline [Meetup] [YouTube] [GitHub]
  • 2018/10/03 – SGF Web Devs – Practical Deep Learning for Developers [Meetup] [YouTube] [GitHub]
  • 2018/09/20 – Shift ICT Tech Summit – Building a Tech Community [Website]
  • 2018/09/12 – Google Cloud Next Extended 18 (GDG SGF) – Intro to Machine Learning and TensorFlow [Meetup] [Slides]
  • 2018/08/08 – SGF AWS – Intro to Containers (ECS) [Meetup] [YouTube] [GitHub]
  • 2018/06/13 – SGF AWS – Using Identity and Access Management (IAM) [Meetup] [YouTube]
  • 2018/04/11 – SGF AWS – Using Relational Database Service (RDS) [Meetup] [YouTube]
  • 2018/04/05 – MakeIT Meetup – RetroPie Gaming Console [Meetup] [Slides]
  • 2018/03/14 – SGF AWS – Using Simple Storage Service (S3) [Meetup] [YouTube]
  • 2018/02/14 – SGF AWS – Monitoring Resources on AWS [Meetup] [YouTube]
  • 2018/01/25 – Cause Driven Podcast – E18: Technology Non-Profits [iTunes]
  • 2018/01/16 – Leadership Springfield – “Communications & Technology” Panel [program]
  • 2018/01/10 – SGF AWS – Introduction to AWS [Meetup] [YouTube]
  • 2017/11/21 – Building standalone Python Executables [Meetup] [GitHub]
  • 2017/10/18 – Digital Signage with piSignage and Raspberry Pi [Meetup]
  • 2016/09/29 – Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association (SMBA) – Blockchain Technology and Smart Contracts (I was advised to cancel this presentation due to ongoing Bitcoin litigation)
  • 2016/08/29 – SBJ Live – Internet of Things [article] [video]
  • 2016/04/29 – Spin66 Innovation Summit – “Pitch Pit” Startup Contestant [article]
  • 2016/02/23 – Missouri Career Center – Workforce Panel [event]
  • 2015/10/01 – Springfield Chamber – “Go Big Pitch” Startup Contestant [article] [photos]
  • 2015/06/18 – Mid-America Technology Alliance – Social Engineering [event] [slides]
  • 2015/02/18 – Southwest Missouri AITP – Software Developer Panel [event]
  • 2014/10/14 – Springfield Metro Rotary – Introduction to Bitcoin
  • 2014/04/17 – Christian County Property – Introduction to Bitcoin