Applying Lean Software Development Principles Throughout the Organization
Featuring Alan Shalloway
In this talk, Alan Shalloway explores the lean principles of mapping value streams, creating visibility, managing work levels, and more. Note: Alan will be beaming in from his home in North America to deliver this session via Skype.tdd atdd agile testing
Android Web Apps
Featuring Mark Murphy
Miniature IoT-enabled cottage (winning project Design Challenge Element14)
Featuring Andy Clark
Andy will showcase his miniature IoT Cottage which won the Element 14 Enchanted Objects Design Challenge last year. Andy turned the miniature cottage into an Arduino Yun-based "smart home", complete with real-time weather reports, colour-changing LED lights and thermometer with...iot arduino
How to be a Rock Star Developer with Tomas Petricek & Phillip Trelford (& Son)!
Organised by FsharpX Bytes
You’ve seen the adverts from agents seeking rock star and ninja developers, but what does that even mean? In this session, we’ll look at what it takes to be a true rock star developer and we’ll also venture into the space of rock star data scientists. Like true rock stars, we’ll eschew software...fsharp fsharpx rockstar software-development good-practices data data-science functional microservices
Leveraging Android for the Internet of Things with Eclipse M2M
Featuring Benjamin Cabé
In this video, you’ll be briefly introduced to the Eclipse M2M projects and discover cool end-to-end examples (Augmented Reality anyone?) combining the use of Android API with Open Hardware platforms (Arduino, Raspberry Pi…) for doing fleet tracking, remote monitoring, home automation, and much...m2m android mobile open-source
What I've Learned Developing for iOS
Featuring Andrew Chalkley
Andrew Chalkley talks about his experiences getting a product into the App Store and what he's been doing to try and improve sales and generating more income. If you're thinking of becoming an iOS developer come along and see what you're letting yourself in for! Please note: Andrew...ios app-store mobile
Building Cloud Castles
Featuring Ben Scofield
Ben Scofield from Heroku is visiting us on his way home from the Scottish Ruby Conference and has kindly volunteered to give this talk on cloud-deployed systems. A year ago, I was a committed VPS and dedicated-machine deployer. I thought the cloud imposed silly restrictions. I've since worked...heroku vps architectural-patterns ruby cloud
The longevity dividend: the forthcoming revolution in healthcare
This talk anticipates the acceleration of the transfer of techniques of digitisation and software, from their original home inside IT, into personal healthcare, and in particular, into rejuvenation biotechnology. If all goes well, society can look forward to a "Longevity Dividend", in...
Workshop: Mind blown: Crafting a Distributed Data Science Pipeline using Spark, Cassandra, Akka and the Spark Notebook
Featuring Andy Petrella and Xavier Tordoir
Get your hands dirty with distributed tools, during these two hours we’ll have a quick overview on how a dataset can be processed in a distributed way towards the exposition exposition as a web service.
The tool we’ll use for this are Spark, Cassandra, Akka HTTP and the Spark Notebook.
A primary...scala spark cassandra akka spark-notebook
Workshop: Tessel 2 (part 1)
Featuring Kelsey Breseman and Jon McKay
Come learn how to use Node.js on electronics with the recently released Tessel 2. You'll work in small groups to learn how to read sensor data from Tessel modules and how to integrate that data with the web. Teams will then work on their own projects. The teams that build the most interesting...fullstack tessel workshop