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Taking Back Software Engineering



Dave Farley discusses adopting a disciplined, scientific approach to solving problems in software while still encouraging people-centric creation.


Dave Farley is best known for his leading role in the evolution of Continuous Delivery. He is co-author of the Jolt award winning book ‘Continuous Delivery’ and one of the authors of the ‘Reactive Manifesto’. Dave was an early adopter of Agile development techniques, iterative development, CI and significant levels of automated testing on commercial projects from the early 1990s.

About the conference

Agile Tour London is a conference about Agile in its general approach, where agilists of all background can meet to exchange ideas, refresh their minds, evaluate issues and renew their own approach to Execute Everyday Agile. Join us at Agile Tour London 2018, dive into hands-on workshops and engaging talks, exchange opinions with fellow agilists and meet directly some of the most amazing speakers of the community. Whether you are an agile newbie or an Expert Agilist, this is the conference you can't afford to miss.

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Jan 12, 2020