Michael Keeling

Michael Keeling is a software engineer at IBM where he helps build Watson and has worked in the software industry for over a decade. He is author of the book, [Design It!: From Programmer to Software Architect](http://amzn.to/2ipIpme). Keeling has a Masters in Software Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a BS in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary. Michael has hosted popular and highly reviewed sessions at numerous agile conferences including XP and Agile. Michael is also a 2 time recipient of the SATURN/IEEE “Architecture in Practice” best presentation award in 2012 and 2014. A full list of his talks, workshops, and panels are available on his website at http://www.neverletdown.net/p/speaking-and-writing.html