George Mauer is a developer, writer, speaker, and teacher from New Orleans, LA.

He is an author of multiple javascript and .net packages, has contributed to jQuery and is a Quora most viewed author on Web Development and Javascript. He is a co-organizer of the BarcampNola conference, former organizer of the .Net Nola usergroup, and a co-host of the weekly VirtualBrownBag meetup. He mentors with the Operation Spark non-profit code camp and has designed and taught programming bootcamps to both kids and adults.

George speaks regularly on Web technologies, Javascript, Testing, Design Patterns, .Net, Interviewing, and Process at meetups, regional conferences, online events, and to his cats.

Interviewing Developers (Keynote)

Over the past three years at Surge I have personally run well over a hundred fifty in depth technical interviews. During this time, Surge has doubled in size year after year, accumulating one of the best technical teams in the business. Come learn how we structure these interviews, why this structure evolved, and how to identify and attract great talent.