The next decade

A session at Italian Agile Days 2013

Saturday 30th November, 2013

9:40am to 10:40am (CET)

Two years ago, I looked back at over a decade of progress in the community of Agile software development practitioners. I talked about some alarming trends in our attitudes, our practices and what we teach, but also described the ways in which I believe we’d really advanced the art of software development.

Now, I explore a more interesting question: Where do we go from here? Those alarming trends haven’t all gone away. In fact, some have got worse, and I want to highlight some of things that I think we really need to stop before they destroy all the credibility we’ve built.

Of course, the picture is not bleak: we’ve helped make software development better for so many people, and I’ll talk about where I’d like us to focus our considerable energy to help make the coming decade even better for our field and the lives of our colleagues.

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☕ J. B. Rainsberger

European stuck in a Canadian's body. Barista. 5-pin Bowler. Adviser to software companies. Lifestyle designer. Friend. http://online-training.jbrains.ca bio from Twitter

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Time 9:40am10:40am CET

Date Sat 30th November 2013

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