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Wednesday, September 12 • 9:25am - 9:50am
KEYNOTE: Democratizing APIs: Why APIs Aren't Just for Programmers

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Nearly all APIs are designed solely with developers in mind, but are you losing valuable opportunities to connect with your end users? Your product's value isn't in your API; it's defined by how your users consume it. In this talk, Wade Foster will share examples of APIs for the 99%, valuable lessons learned in helping non-coders consume APIs, and why an API-first world is in our future.

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Wade Foster

CEO and Co-Founder, Zapier
Wade Foster is the CEO and co-founder of Zapier, a workflow automation tool used by over two million people to connect the work apps they use every day. Prior to Zapier, Wade worked as a customer development lead for The Idea Works, Inc. in Missouri. He is an alumni of Y Combinator... Read More →

Wednesday September 12, 2018 9:25am - 9:50am PDT
Main Stage