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Winter Durban Coderetreat

  • Jul 13, 2013 · 8:00 AM
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Driven Software is facilitating our first Coderetreat in Durban.

The Durban Facilitators will be...

- Mark Pearl and Pieter Germishuys

Please be sure to follow the instructions below to get a spot.

To confirm attendance we require you to pay a R100 deposit within 48 hours. The deposit will be refunded to you at the event.

Banking Details for the Deposit

Bank: Standard Bank
Ac Name:Driven Software cc
Branch: Rivonia
Branch Code:[masked]

Please make your payment reference "KZN" plus your surname and first name so we can assign it correctly. (No Sql Injection!!!)

i.e. KZN Pearl, Mark

What to bring…

  • Laptop (if you have one) with
  • IDE / Programming Language Setup
  • Read up on TDD (Test Driven Development)
  • Open mind, willingness to learn & share

Dress Code...

  • Casual, whatever you are comfortable in

Food Arrangements...

  • Full lunch and snacks will be provided for
  • If you have specific dietary requirements please email the

Prizes Sponsored

1 x Pluralsight Annual Subscription sponsored by Pluralsight

1 x Clean Code Physical Book sponsored by Chillisoft

1 x Pragmatic Programmer Physical Book sponsored by Chillisoft

1 x Redgate Ant Performance Profiler Pro License sponsored by Redgate

1 x ReSharper License sponsored by JetBrains

1 x Pragmatic Publisher Ebooks sponsored by PragPub







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  • Matt C.

    Thanks guys, this was awesome :)

    July 15, 2013

  • Mark W.

    Awesome stuff. The only thing lacking was extra keyboards for pairing :)

    July 15, 2013

  • Mark W.

    Well done to everyone involved in making this happen! It was a really good learning experience, and it always good to see new faces.

    July 15, 2013

  • Carl B.

    A big thank you to everybody that chipped in to make the Durban Code Retreat happen, it was a great learning and growing experience. Lets keep this going!

    July 15, 2013

  • Andrew B.

    Really enjoyed the Code retreat. Looking forward to the next one.

    July 14, 2013

  • Pieter G.

    for the first time that a code retreat has been run in durban it was fantastic! We had a great turnout

    July 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great to see the Durban crowd and to get their insights.

    July 13, 2013

  • Ryan P.

    Junior Software Developer

    July 7, 2013

  • Brendon P.


    June 4, 2013

Our Sponsors

  • Driven Alliance

    The Driven Alliance organizes Coderetreats across South Africa

  • Standard Bank

    Standard Bank is sponsoring the Gauteng leg of Global day of CodeRetreat

  • JetBrains

    Each CodeRetreat JetBrains will be sponsoring one free license.

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