What we're about

We are ThoughtWorks Manchester: A community of passionate individuals whose purpose is to revolutionize software design, creation and delivery, while advocating for positive social change.

This group provides insightful talks, workshops and other fascinating events that showcase the real-life, complex issues ThoughtWorks helps their clients solve, and the innovative paths they take.

The events will be technical and non-technical, so don't feel that you have to be a techie to join! Anyone who is interested in technology and social change is more than welcome to be part of our events!

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Upcoming events (1)

XConf Europe 2019 | Wednesday July 3rd - Manchester

etc.venues Manchester

Please purchase your tickets via our website: https://thght.works/2wo5tqX Unfortunately no individuals will gain entry without a ticket. What is XConf? No fluff. No filler. Just real tech. XConf is created by technologists for technologists, for people who care deeply about software and its impact on the world. Now in its 6th year, ThoughtWorks XConf will be hosted across the UK, Germany and Spain. Join us as we welcome Neal Ford, Director Software Architect, ThoughtWorks to the stage as our keynote speaker! At XConf you will: Discover emerging technologies and practices, use cases, and real stories Learn how to implement new technologies where you work and have greater impact Hear from people who broke through seemingly insurmountable resistance to change Talk with other interesting and ambitious technologists Let go of previously-held assumptions and gain new perspectives This one-day, two-track event gives you in direct access to a diverse range of ThoughtWorks senior technologists working on our clients’ most complex challenges. Seating is limited to between 100 and 150 guests depending on the location, so register today. We hope to see you there! “It’s a really interesting conference...loads of different talks about what is modern in technology what are the things to do. Hearing about those from great speakers is really good!" - Tim, XConf attendee, 2018 Code of Conduct: Please note that we ask all attendees to comply with our code of conduct, to review please take a look here. Locations and venues: Manchester: 3rd of July: etc venues, 11 Portland St, Manchester M1 3HU Munich: 4th of July: Smartvillage, Ganghoferstraße 66b, 80339 München Barcelona: 5th of July: Valkiri, Carrer de Pujades, 126, 08005, Barcelona, Spanien Agenda [9AM Registration and welcome 9:45am Keynote from Neal Ford followed by two tracks during the day] Keynote: Neal Ford - Stories Every Developer Should Know Neal Ford is a director, software architect, and meme wrangler at ThoughtWorks, a global software consultancy that thinks disruptively to deliver technology to address the toughest challenges, all while seeking to revolutionize the IT industry and create positive social change. Neal focuses on designing and building large-scale enterprise applications. He’s an internationally recognized expert on software development and delivery, especially in the intersection of Agile engineering techniques and software architecture. Neal has authored magazine articles, seven books (and counting), and dozens of video presentations and has spoken at hundreds of developers conferences worldwide on the topics of software architecture, continuous delivery, functional programming, and cutting-edge software innovations. Speakers & Talks: Gesa Stupperich: This is kinda cool, but can I serve it from my Raspberry Pi? Noe Luaces: Kotlin and Arrow: the functional way Lucy Chambers & Kiran Prakash: The Curse of the Data Lake Monster Phil Jenkins: A Different Type of Supermarket Delivery Kief Morris: All your things will change: Build evolvable cloud infrastructure to make it easy Juan López López: CD in Machine Learning systems Lucy Kurian & Shodhan Sheth: Building the first enterprise blockchain platform Emily Gorcenski: When Data Meets Device: Looking forward to a data-driven physical word More coming soon! Find out more about XConf here: https://www.thoughtworks.com/xconf-eu-2019

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