XP 2018

19th International Conference on Agile Software Development

XP 2018 was held the week of May 21 to 25th in Porto, Portugal.

XP is the premier agile software development conference combining research and practice. It is a unique forum where agile researchers, practitioners, thought leaders, coaches, and trainers get together to present and discuss their most recent innovations, research results, experiences, concerns, challenges, and trends. Whether you are new to agile or a seasoned agile practitioner,  the annual XP Conference provides a playful and informal environment to learn and trigger discussions.

This conference was formerly known as the “International Conference on Extreme Programming (XP) and Agile Processes in Software Engineering.”

Watch the Keynote Videos

Continuously Deploying Security

Laurie Williams

XP as an Incentive System

Kent Beck

On Software and Buildings

Cristina Videira Lopes

Experience Reports Presented at XP 2018

Keynote Speakers

Laurie Williams

Laurie Williams
North Carolina State University


Cristina Videira
University of California, Irvine


Kent Beck
Three Rivers Institute (TRI)


Erik Lundh
The Joy of Engineering