The Architect with Juval Lowy

To attend this meet-up registration is required from the link below: You can register from 10 am 8/5/2014

http://www.kweekweek.com/LearningConnexions/ff8ed0b333  

The Architect

The software industry is in a deep crisis. Projects suffer from low quality; schedule slips and cost overrun are common. But this is hardly ordained, since there are plenty of examples of projects done on schedule, on budget, on quality in a repeatable manner. The key for solving the crisis is to practice software development as an engineering discipline, just like it is done in mechanical or electrical engineering. That is exactly the responsibility of the modern software architect, which must address software systems from an engineering standpoint, applying age-old engineering practices to software development. Armed with that crucial observation Juval will share his perspective on what is the key set of skills required of the architect, the role architects have to plan in order for the project to succeed, what it implies both to companies and to individual architects, and how should architects navigate and manage their own career path and personal growth.

About Juval Lowy

Juval Löwy is the founder of IDesign and a master software architect specializing in system and project design. Juval has mentored hundreds of architects across the globe, sharing his insights, techniques, and breakthroughs, in architecture, project design, development process, and technology. Juval is Microsoft’s Regional Director for the Silicon Valley and had participated in the Microsoft internal strategic design reviews for C#, WCF and related technologies. Juval is a frequent speaker at the major international software development conferences. Juval published several bestsellers, and his latest book is the forthcoming 4th edition of Programming WCF Services (O'Reilly 2014). Juval published numerous articles, regarding almost every aspect of modern software development and architecture. Microsoft recognized Juval as a Software Legend as one of the world's top experts and industry leaders. 

This event is bought to you by Learning Connexions and co-organised by London Java Community & Software Architect Mentorship Group. 

As a treat all attendees will receive 10% off Juval's iDesign training classes in London.

To attend this meet-up registration is required from the link below: You can register from 10 am 8/5/2014

http://www.kweekweek.com/LearningConnexions/ff8ed0b333 

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  • Ellen M.

    What a fantastic talk! The comparisons and critique of the software industry as compared to other disciplines and industry was fascinating and thought provoking. Also, Juval is hilarious to boot. Well worth catching him if you can. That week long intensive course sounds amazing.

    1 · May 23

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