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PANEL DISCUSSION + Live Q&A

Becoming a Better Developer Panel

In this panel, we'll discuss ways to improve as developers. Are better tools the solution or can simple changes in mindset help be a more effective developer as well as a better team player? And what practices are already here but not yet universally adopted? 


Speaker

Jordan Bragg

Architect @CastlightHealth

Jordan Bragg is a generalist who started his career in QA at Lockheed Martin. Creating automated test frameworks, performance testing, and dealing with software developers laid an excellent foundation for improved quality and empathy. Jordan has since worked full-stack, focusing on back-end...

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David Van Couvering

Senior Principal Architect @eBay

David Van Couvering has been designing, building and delivering enterprise software since he first started at Sybase in 1988, converting tests from C to COBOL. His checkered past includes architecting one of the first Java application servers at Sybase, working on a series of explosively failing...

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Dave Copeland

CTO @mood_health

David Copeland is a programmer and author. He's the author of “Sustainable Web Development with Ruby on Rails”, "The Senior Software Engineer", and "Agile Web Development with Ruby on Rails". He has over 24 years of professional development experience from...

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Date

Tuesday Nov 2 / 03:10PM EDT (40 minutes)

Track

Becoming a Better Developer

Topics

Developer ExperienceProgrammingDevelopment

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