Speaker: Dr. Venkat Subramaniam
Dr. Subramaniam is an award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., creator of http://agilelearner.com , and an instructional professor at the University of Houston.
He has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and is a regularly-invited speaker at several international conferences. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with sustainable agile practices on their software projects.
Venkat is a (co)author of multiple technical books, including the 2007 Jolt Productivity award winning book Practices of an Agile Developer. You can find a list of his books at . You can reach him by email at [masked] or on twitter at @venkat_s (https://twitter.com/venkat_s).
No prior programming knowledge is required. Please bring along your laptops or let us know and we'll try to find one for you.
Software Needed on the computers:
• A browser, like Chrome or Firefox
• A text editor like Sublime Text
• Latest version of Node.js < https://nodejs.org/en/ >