Eric Potter!

Software Architect

Eric is a Software Architect for Aptera Software and a Microsoft MVP for Visual Studio and Development Technologies. He works primarily in the .Net web platform but loves opportunities to try out other stacks. He has been developing high-quality custom software solutions since 2001. At Aptera, he has successfully delivered solutions for clients in a wide variety of industries. He loves to dabble in new and exciting technologies. In his spare time, he loves to tinker with Arduino projects. He fondly remembers what it was like to develop software for the Palm OS. He has an amazing wife and 5 wonderful children. He blogs at and you can follow him on twitter as @pottereric.

Code up an 8-bit Hero

Have you ever wanted to code up a bot to play your favorite NES game? The Nintaco emulator has an API that allows you to do just that. Writing a bot to play an NES game is a fun mix of programming challenge, retro computing, and classic video games. In this talk will look at what you need to know to get started writing your first bot.

Time: 3:30 PM

Room: Gauntlet