Schedule

Wednesday, October 11th

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

A1
Breakfast and Registration

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

A1
Keynote: Why Isn't Lean/Agile/Scrum/Devops The Way We All Work and What Comes Next?
Adam Yuret

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

A2
Bulls*_t - Stop Telling Me It's Impossible
Mike Edwards
A3
Brownfields DevOps in Practice
Damian Brady
A4
The Functional Programming Converter Project
Amir Barylko
K
Building a Rock Solid Team
Jessica Watson

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A2
Alignment for Empowered Execution
Steve Rogalsky
A3
Infrastructure as Code: An Introduction to Chef
Craig Tataryn
A4
How to Fix Your Over Budget, Poorly Scoped, Mess of a Project
David Wesst
K
A Beginner's Guide to Open Source
Dana Scheider

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

A1
Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A2
Systems Thinking Quick-Start: W.E. Deming's Red Bead Experiment
Christopher Chapman
A3
Increase Project Success with Design Thinking
Bob Duncan and Giancarlo Mancuso
A4
Unit Testing for Mere Mortals
Philip Japikse
K
End to End DevOps on the Microsoft Stack
Damian Brady

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

A2
Getting Freddie Mercury and Spice Girls Together on Stage
Ardita Karaj
A3
Cleaning the Park: Reclaim Your Logging
Matthew Campbell
A4
Test Until Bored: A Portfolio Approach to Automated Testing
David Alpert
K
How can you harness the power of entrepreneurs in your company? Give them a PaaS!
Anubhav Mishra

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

A2
Integrating Research into the Production Pipeline
Loryfel Nunez
A3
The Service-Delivery Review: The Missing Agile Feedback Loop
Matthew Philip
A4
Stop re-arranging the deck chairs! Learn The Responsibility Process instead.
Mike Edwards
K
Some Functional Programming ("FP") Is Better Than None
Shane Charles

Thursday, October 12th

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

A1
Breakfast

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

A1
Keynote: Status and Power Improv
Todd Charron

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

A2
Everythings Coming up Dilbert: Building Product in the Enterprise
Emily Tate
A3
Building Bridges: A DevOps Story
Matthew Campbell
A4
Two Years Working with Functional Programming (A Retrospective)
Amir Barylko
K
A Good Scrum Master is Hard To Find...
Joanne Stone

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A2
Navigating Cross-Functional Team Dynamics
Jen Goertzen and Friends
A3
Intro to Property Based Testing
Shane Charles
A4
A Breathtakingly Brief Introduction to Agile, Scrum and Kanban
Adam Yuret
K
Down But Never Out: Bringing Change When Change is Hard
Todd Charron

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

A1
Lunch

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

A2
The NoEstimates Game [Workshop]
Matthew Philip

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A3
Oh Behave!: Behavior-Driven Development with Cucumber
Dana Scheider
A4
UX Your Process
Ardita Karaj

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

A2
What is the PURPOSE of your system?
Christopher Chapman
A3
Designing Visualizations for Action
Chris Varosy
A4
Testing Code From The Pit Of Despair
Philip Japikse
K
How Has IT Education Evolved to Support Project Delivery?
Sarah LaCroix

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

A2
Change is Hard: From Project Manager to Agile Coach and Beyond
Joanne Stone
A3
Panel: Agile Patterns and Anti-Patterns
Jeff Kosciejew
A4
Eliminating Toil and Hacking Productivity with Userscripts
Jordan Neufeld