Between Chair and Keyboard

Nate Schutta hosts discussions with interesting people in software.

The one with Pratik Patel

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10:00 AM PDT on Monday, Sep 28, 2020

The one with Pratik Patel

The one with Pratik Patel

Sep 28 2020

In this episode

Nate Schutta and Pratik Patel discuss Pratik’s infamous Chicken Tikka Masala recipe, the agelessness of Paul Rudd, what it is like to be less busy and more busy at the same time and how the DevNexus crew consistently create the best shirts in the conference business.



Nate Schutta

Nathaniel T. Schutta is a software architect focused on cloud computing and building usable applications. A proponent of polyglot programming, Nate has written multiple books and appeared in various videos. He is a seasoned speaker, regularly presenting at conferences worldwide, No Fluff Just Stuff symposia, meetups, universities, and user groups. In addition to his day job, Nate is an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota where he teaches students to embrace (and evaluate) technical change. Driven to rid the world of bad presentations, Nate co-authored the book Presentation Patterns (O’Reilly Media, 2016) with Neal Ford and Matthew McCullough. He also recently published Thinking Architecturally (O’Reilly Media, 2018), available as a free download from VMware.

Nate’s presentations cover a variety of topics, ranging from architecture fundamentals to mobile design, usability, cloud computing, JavaScript, and everything in between. His current slate of talks can be found in Talk Abstracts, however additional presentations can also be found at his NFJS Speaker Page. If you are interested in having Nate speak at your event, please reach out.