Past Events

Agile Alliance Technical Conference 2017

April 19 – 21 | Boston, Massachusetts

2017 Keynotes Sessions

2017 Conference Organizers

Brian Button Agile Alliance Board

Brian Button

Conference Co-Chair

Craig Smith

Craig Smith

Conference Co-Chair

AATC2017 Session Videos

Mob Programming : A Whole Team Approach
Mob Programming is a development practice where the whole team works on the same thing, at the same time, in the same space, and on the same computer. It is a whole-team approach to doing all the work the team does including designing, coding, testin…
Test-Driven Development Guided by ZOMBIES
Have you had a hard time figuring out where to start with Test-Driven Development? What if ZOMBIES could help you build code that does exactly what you think it is supposed to do? What if ZOMBIES helped you build a test harness that can keep yo…
Ops in the time of serverless containerized webscale
So you’ve deployed your app, launched your site, and gone live in prod: so far, so good. But what happens when people actually use it, when you find out where your IaaS rate-limits you, and when you can’t just throw (virtual) hardware at your softwar…
Zero Defects and Less Pizza
Is it really possible to have zero defects? The short answer is yes – if you are willing to change the way you collaborate, code, and test your application. Allowing defects in your software is an admission that it is okay to have a low quality pr…
Unit Testing with ApprovalTests
When I look back at every time I have not written a unit test first. It was either because I didn’t really know how to do it effectively, or how to do it at all. Of course, this doesn’t mean it can’t be done, just that I hadn’t learned how to… yet…
MicroServices, IoT, and Agile… Seriously!
IoT, the prevalence of specialized interconnected devices, has invaded business and home. The myriad of devices, hubs, and APIs has created a Tower of Babel that makes the Android phone scene seem mild. Such devices are inherently less network-reliab…
Mikado Method: Small Steps to a Large Refactoring
You know that area of the code nobody wants to touch? It's been sitting there forever, just doing it's thing. It is a functioning shanty town of code. And you know, as everyone on the team knows, that there is no such thing as a simple change to this…

2017 Conference Schedule

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