Fakih Houssam discusses the challenges and the main benefits of pair-programming, how to make the most of it, how to improve pairing, how to anticipate and fix problems, and common errors.
Prakash Raman discusses the science behind meditation and its benefits, the challenges people face, the practical and easy tools useful to experience, the benefits of a life less stressed, etc.
Anna Obukhova describes what changes when a team is tired, how to estimate the stage of exhaustion, and what to do to improve the process and produce steady results.
Mattia Battiston shares from his experience at Sky Network: what metrics they use, how they use them, what pitfalls they encountered and what little data they collect to get a whole lot of value.
Bo Peng goes over how Datascope iterated on the major pieces of the Expert Finder application project to produce actionable insights and recommendations on methodologies.
Andrew Annett leads a minds-on session that explores the specific challenge of developing empathy skills helping participants to get an understanding of the different types of empathy.
Tomas Lin discusses Spinnaker and SpEL, an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery platform that is used by over 90% of cloud deployments at Netflix.
Greg Turnquist talks about Spinnaker, the open source continuous deployment tool that supports multiple clouds, multiple languages, and multiple providers.
Ray Tsang discusses using gRPC's streaming API to build sophisticated real-time applications, diving into integration with Maven, Gradle, Spring Boot and RxJava.
Alex Ley introduces Concourse, an open source pipeline based CI system that focuses on simplicity, usability and reproductibility, with isolated builds.
Dave Ehringer shares the experiences instating CI/CD at Liberty Mutual and the best practices they picked up along the way, using Cloud Foundry and Spring.
Nick Beenham describes how the Enterprise Services Team at Comcast transformed from large monolithic deployments with cycle times of anything from 90 days to cycle times measured in hours.