Christian Heilmann

⚡️ Want to speak at an event? Fork and change my cheatsheet for organisers!

July 5th, 2018

Presenting at conferences is a lot of work, but it kind of pales in comparison to organizing conferences. For years, conference organisers thanked me for making their lives easier by having all my presenter information in one place, a “presenter cheatsheet”. Today I spend some time to convert this to a markdown document on GitHub, […]

⚡️ Developer Relations revelations: Conferences are a lot of work

June 26th, 2018

This is part of a series of posts about the life as a DevRel person and how not all is unicorns and roses. You can read the introduction and the other parts of the series here. So, today, let’s talk about conferences and attending them as a DevRel person. As an attendee conferences are amazing. […]

⚡️ Developer Relations revelations: not all is glamour and fun

June 25th, 2018

I spent this morning at a photoshoot. A photographer dragged me all over Berlin Mitte to take photos of me holding my phone and pretending to communicate. The reason is an essay about “Jobs of the Future” for a German finance magazine. Me, I am a “Developer Relations Person/Developer Evangelist/Developer Advocate” and this is baffling […]