Lightning Talks Competition

Agile North East
Agile North East
Public group
Location image of event venue


A return of the popular Lightning Talks competition from last year.We'll have six 8 minute long talks.

• Paul Guy - T-Shaped People: Skill-set or mind-set?

• Rosie Hamilton - How to help testers succeed.

• Jason Courage - Dude, where's my product?

• Tam Mageean - Crowd Upskilling

• Jon Bagshaw - Let me tell you a Story

• Juan Pozo - Kanban!

There will be a prize for each of the six speakers. Whoever wins the public vote will get to choose first from the prize table and then so on.

Lego Millennium Falcon - Opencast Software

Bose Bluetooth Speaker - Turnitin

Lego Technic RC Tracked Racer - Orangebus

Amazon Echo Dot - Sharpe Recruitment

Sphero BB8 Droid - Sage

Perfect Night Out (Empire Cinema, Lane7 & Eldon Square vouchers) - Performance Horizon

We'll be back in the fantastic lecture hall in the Mining Institute (thanks to Opencast Software) and as usual we will have pizza courtesy of Scott Logic. There will be a bar upstairs as last time. Talks will start promptly at 6:30pm.