Your team of one may not have the crew of a professional kitchen, but you too can cook 5-star meals! Learn how to apply Agile software development principles to your work today. By beginning from the basic recipe of what Agile software development is, we cook up perfectly portioned work for the solo developer that get better day after day. Included are resized familiar team dishes such as Scrum, planning poker, and pair programming, as well as a template for entrees such as estimation, prioritization, and code reviews. Find out how you can serve hot and ready results to your "steakholders" with a side dish of features. Even if you don't cook, you can enjoy the eating the results. This entry level talk is for anyone who works as the chef, dishwasher, and server all at the same time.
Doors open at 5pm with the presentation starting at 5:30.
Speaker: Elsa Vezino
Application developer & eclectic hobby collector
Elsa Vezino is a .NET developer at a Fortune 500 company. She loves to volunteer teaching kids programming with Scratch at Twin Cities Code Dojo. As an aspiring amateur sous chef, she enjoys hunting for wild mushrooms, thinking about her next pun, and listening to podcasts.