2 DAY CONFERENCE

DDD eXchange 2017

Topics covered at #dddx

Thursday, 27th - Friday, 28th April in London

21 experts spoke.

Overview

Want to hear the latest innovations in the DDD space from the world's DDD experts, and be able to share your own ideas and thoughts across great open sessions? Join us for DDD eXchange in April 2017! Skills Matter presents the 9th edition of the DDD eXchange London, the place to go if you're interested in Domain Driven Design and associated tools and processes.

Join us at DDD eXchange in London on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th April 2017!

Tickets for DDD eXchange 2018 are now available! Find out more here.

Willing to know how to approach long running processes, and how to overcome the big challenges you're likely to face? Want to learn the three golden rules for DDD, new ways to empirically discover boundaries, and how to make the most out of modelling by example?

Join us and the leading experts in the DDD realm in this event - housing the latest and the best in Domain Driven Design and associated tools and processes. Follow us at #dddx to hear all the latest news.

Check out DDD eXchange 2016's Highlights and Conversations with our experts here!


Programme Announcements!

We're now ready to unveil the line-up of speakers and experts who will make DDD eXchange 2017 the best one yet! Find out more on the Programme Page. Please note: programme is subject to change.

Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

Join us for the DDDX Bytes evening events at CodeNode

Want to stay in the loop with the latest developments within the DDD community?

Join us at the brand new DDDX Bytes series we'll be hosting at CodeNode leading up to DDD eXchange 2017!

Find more information here!

Code of Conduct

Please find our Code of Conduct here.

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Programme

Day 1: Day 1 - Thursday 27th April

The Programme is incomplete and subject to change, keep an eye on this page to find out the latest updates!

Track Ctrl AltTab
08:30

Registration and Breakfast

09:15

Welcome to #DDDX 2017

09:30

Good Design is Imperfect Design

Eric Evans


ddd dddesign design
10:15

Coffee Break

10:30

Three Rules for Domain-Driven Design

Steven A. Lowe


ddd dddx domain-model code

BDD Scenarios as Domain Models

Ciaran McNulty


ddd dddx bdd domain-model
11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

Crossing the river by feeling the stones

Simon Wardley


ddd acrhitecture dddx situational-awareness mapping agile open-source systems-thinking serverless organisation strategy

Pragmatic Event-Driven (Micro)Services

Allard Buijze


ddd dddx axon architecture microservices event-driven
12:15

Coffee Break

12:30

Long running processes in DDD

Bernd Rücker


ddd dddx processes implementation

Emergent Boundaries

Mathias Verraes


ddd dddx boundaries modelling
13:15

Lunch

14:00

Collaboration Driven Development outside in – peeling away the layers

Jenny Martin


ddd software-architecture dddx collaboration agile
14:45

Coffee Break

15:00

The bank is not a black box

Andra Sonea


ddd dddesign banking finance architecture

Refactor your specs!

Cyrille Martraire


ddd dddx agile specifications tdd refactoring bdd
15:45

Coffee Break

16:00

Navigating Collaboration: finding the right conversation

Richard Watkins


ddd dddx collaboration conversation

Black Ops DDD using the Business Model Canvas

Javier Fernandez Garcia


ddd dddesign dddx business-model-canvas black-ops
16:45

Beer Break

17:00

Architecting & Designing for Change, Events-First

Russ Miles


ddd dddx architecture events
17:45

#DDDX Party!

21:00

End of #DDDX Day 1

Day 2: Day 2 - Friday 28th April

The Programme is incomplete and subject to change, keep an eye on this page to find out the latest updates!

Track Ctrl Cmd
08:30

Registration and Breakfast

09:15

Welcome to #DDDX 2017

09:30

Empathy Driven Design

Jeff Patton


ddd dddx quality-matters-as empathy customer-relationship
10:15

Coffee Break

10:30

The Elephant in the Room

Greg Young


ddd microservices architecture
11:15

Coffee Break

11:30

DDD with TLC: Evolving Legacy Software and Legacy Minds

Julie Lerman


ddd coaching dddx
12:15

Coffee Break

12:30

Optimized for What?

Alberto Brandolini


ddd architecture domain-driven-design
13:15

Lunch

14:00

How to do DDD all wrong

Liz Keogh


ddd dddx architecture
14:45

Coffee Break

15:00

Cultivating Creativity in Domain Driven Design

Pete Buckney


ddd software-architecture creativity design dddesign
15:45

Coffee Break

16:00

Socratic Architecture: Simple Heuristics for Designing Complex Systems

Vladik Khononov


Bootiful CQRS with Axon Framework

Allard Buijze


16:00
3

Unconference

Kacper Gunia, Mathias Verraes, and Julie Lerman


ddd dddx dddesign unconference
16:15

Hexagonal Architecture


Bootiful CQRS with Axon Framework

Allard Buijze


16:30

Bounded Context on Continuous Delivery


Bootiful CQRS with Axon Framework

Allard Buijze


16:45

DDD All-The-Things


Bootiful CQRS with Axon Framework

Allard Buijze


17:00

The Brutal DDD Pitch

Mathias Verraes


17:30

#DDDX 2017 Wrap Up Speech in Ctrl + End of #DDDX 2017 - See you next year

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      • Your logo on main stage re-boards and banners throughout the venue
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      • Your logo in pre-and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Your logo on name badges worn by every attendee
      • Your logo in the printed conference progam booklet
      • Your logo on main stage re-boards and banners throughout the venue
      • Your logo on conference closing speech sponsor 'thank you' slide
      • Two tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before and during the conference and highlighted as part of tweets trending with #DDDx
      Engagement Benefits
      • Your own booth at #DDDx (1.5mx1.5m);
      • Your sponsored message with hot linked logo in the #DDDx post-conference newsletter;
      • Two items (leaflet, device, pen or notepad) included in all #DDDx swag bags;
      • Two Exhibitor Tickets to the conference;
      • Two Full Conference Tickets, which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum).
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      • 1 gift or printed item in conference swag bags
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post - plus visual - announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 character post-conference news item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees
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      • Your logo on name badges worn by every attendee
      • Your logo in the printed conference progam booklet
      • Your logo on main stage re-boards and banners throughout the venue
      • Your logo on conference closing speech sponsor 'thank you' slide
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      • Your logo on name badges worn by every attendee
      • Your logo in the printed conference progam booklet
      • Your logo on main stage re-boards and banners throughout the venue
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