December: Modern Software Development Antipatterns

This session provides a wealth of tips and tricks to free you from the chains of so call "software development best practices". We're not delivering software any more successfully than our forebears! So what's really going on? Well things like Agile and Software Craftsmanship certainly take you down some dangerous paths, and don't even get me started on newer technologies like Scala, Java 7 and Cloud! In the pub after this talk you'll be able to discuss points raised such as:

WJUG 2012-12-19: Martijn Verburg - Modern Software Development Antipatterns from John Hurst on Vimeo.

Speaker: Martijn Verburg

Martijn Verburg (aka "The Diabolical Developer") is the CTO and co-founder of jClarity. He is the co-leader of the London Java User Group (LJC), and leads the global Adopt a JSR and Adopt OpenJDK efforts to enable the community to contribute to Java standards and OpenJDK.

Martijn is the co-author of The Well-Grounded Java Developer" on Java 7, Polyglot Programming on the JVM and modern software development techniques. Martijn also acts as a community lead for the PCGen and Ikasan open source projects, moderates at the Javaranch and can be found answering thorny questions on the programmers stack exchange sub-site.

He was recently made a Java Champion in recognition for his contribution to the Java ecosystem.

Martijn is a popular speaker at major conferences (JavaOne, JFokus, OSCON, Devoxx etc) where he is known for challenging the industry status quo as "the Diabolical Developer".

When

Wednesday, Dec 19: 5:00 for 5:15 - 6:30pm

Where

This meeting is hosted by:
Hopper Meeting Room
Fronde Systems Group Ltd
3 Queens Wharf
Wellington

The Java User Group thanks our host!

Date:
Wednesday, 19th.
December, 2012

Time:
5.00pm for 5:15 - 6:30pm

Venue:
This meeting is hosted by:
Hopper Meeting Room
Fronde Systems Group Ltd
3 Queens Wharf
Wellington