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Estimation for the Real World



Chris Trevarthen discusses how to reduce the amount of time spent estimating, providing more meaningful estimates, and building trust with the business.


Chris Trevarthen has been continuously re-estimating projects for almost 15 years. Chris has been a part of several waterfall and Agile projects, each one with the burning question: "When will it be done?" In between estimates, he develops mobile apps for Detroit Labs where he also curates the Hot Vinyl Lounge.

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Self.conference combines awesome tech presentations with insightful soft talks to give you a Detroit-based conference worth your while. It's two days packed with mobile, web, hardware, software, process, and team talks to help you expand your knowledge, meet other technically-minded folk, and immerse yourself in Detroit's tech renaissance.

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Sep 27, 2014