For the past two decades Michael Carducci has straddled dual professions. As an award-winning professional magician and mentalist, he has performed in over a dozen countries spanning three continents. As a technology professional he has unique skills and perspective to roles spanning contributor to CTO. In both endeavors he has dedicated himself to mastery and has gained deep insights both from his eclectic interests, entrepreneurial spirit, and experience that spans the full stack, the entire project lifecycle, and several technologies. His background and breadth of skills has yielded many unique insights that he will share with you.