Andreas Heigl

Andreas Heigl

Andreas helps solving problems at bitExpert, a german Software and Media Solution provider. He sometimes even uses code for that. Besides his family, his work as jack-of-all-trades and contributions to different open-source-projects he still finds the time to run PHPUGFFM, the PHP-Usergroup in Frankfurt/Main and maintain PHP.ug.

Montreal 2019 sessions

How to tame a ????

English session - Intermediate

In this session we’ll see where weird characters like “?” or “ö” come from and how we can avoid them. Along the way we’ll tackle the history and the oddities of character handling at all relevant levels. May that be code, database or files. And in the end you’ll be able to tame all emojis ????

The first contact

English session - Beginner

So many things can go wrong with a registration form that your customer doesn’t really feel welcome or safe. In this session we will debug a few real-life examples from a user-experience Point of View. And you don’t need to be a coder to see why and how to improve your next registration form.