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

Being Agile About Architectural Qualities
In a sprint to deliver features, software qualities or “non-functional requirements” such as security, scalability, performance or reliability can be slighted or even ignored. This hands-on workshop introduces techniques for weaving quality-related w…
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…
TDD in Embedded Systems… All The Way Down To The Hardware
In this talk, we'll look at how TDD can be used to build a complete embedded system, from the embedded software to the drivers, right down to the hardware. We'll look at how TDD translates to hardware development and discuss the lessons I've learned …
Behavior Driven Development for Non-Coders
Behavior Driven Development is both a process as well as supporting tools. This workshop will focus on how non-coding team members can effectively contribute to the process. We'll review the importance of Story Kick Off huddles (otherwise known as "T…
Programmer Anarchy and the Necessity of Managerless Processes
For solving certain classes of problems (Complex problems in the Cynefin model) and for achieving rapid, continuous delivery (exploiting MicroServices), managerless processes are not only feasible, but nearly indispensable. I will characterize such p…
Refactoring: Three Critical Skills
To keep code young and flexible for a long useful life, design has to be reconsidered and revised with each new behavior added. Consequently, refactoring is a step in the TDD cycle. Even with that emphasis, code can deteriorate into the incomprehensi…

2017 Conference Schedule

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