Coding dojo sessions
Here is the chance to sharpen your skills with hands-on practice. We will use TDD to drive out solutions to some well known problems, and also have a go at refactoring some legacy code. Bring your laptop!
Wednesday (November 20th, Workshop day) - 12:30 - 16:00 on Embedded, Agile / PC
About the speakers
Mike Long is a software architect currently working on improving development practices in large scale software development teams, based in Beijing, China. His previous experience working with embedded systems development in Norway and England have instilled a great passion for test driven development, code craft, and avoiding oscilloscope debugging as much as humanly possible.
James Grenning’s trains, coaches and consults worldwide. With more than thirty years of software development experience, both technical and managerial, James brings knowledge, skill, and creativity to software development teams and their management.
As his professional roots are in embedded software, James’ mission is to bring state-of-the-art technical and management practices to embedded development teams.
He is the author of Test-Driven Development for Embedded C.
He invented Planning Poker, an estimating technique used around the world, and participated in the creation of the Manifesto for Agile Software Development.
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