Rob Ellis started writing software at 15 yrs old learning C/C++ and Assembly. His first tech job was with Uniserve Online, a small Canadian ISP, working on web development, systems administration and mergers / acquisition.
After Uniserve Rob did a stint working for Kazoom Inovatioms a local startup, followed by Superb Internet a managed hosting company.
As the Web evolved, Rob found a new passion for client side development and mobile development. He went to work with Nitobi Inc., where he co-created PhoneGap, and Joyent working on cloud computing and projects using node.js before starting Chloi Inc, Harp and Surge.
As the web continues to evolve, so does the mediums in which people interact globaly, this has lead Rob to explore conversational interfaces, language, NLP and Dialogue Systems. The work in this field has lead to NaturalNode and SuperScript.
|SuperScript — The big update.||Feb 3, 2015|
|Slack + SuperScript — Rise of the Bots||Dec 22, 2014|
|Introducing SuperScript||Dec 3, 2014|
|Creating a Chat Bot||Oct 14, 2014|
|Harp all the things: silentrob.me||Jan 14, 2014|
|If you're writing configuration to manage your assets you're doing it wrong.||Jan 6, 2014|
|Transition Period||Aug 24, 2013|
|Framework Lock-in||May 6, 2012|
|Hello Hackhut||May 2, 2012|
|WalmartLabs - Intro to React||San Bruno, CA||Sept 27, 2015|
|EmpireJS||New York, NY||April 26, 2015|
|VanJS||Vancouver BC||April 26, 2011|
|VanDev||Vancouver BC||March 9, 2011|
|JSConf B-Track||Washington DC||April 18, 2010|
|QCon||San Francisco CA||Nov 18, 2009|
|VanJS||Vancouver BC||Oct 21, 2009|
|OSCON||San Jose CA||July 20, 2009|
|Future Ruby||Vancouver BC||July 12, 2009|
|Open Web||Vancouver BC||July 9, 2009|