iOS Concretion Index: Hard Truth of Application Dependencies and more (Redmond)

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Every 4th Thursday of the month


8201 164th Ave NE, (1st Floor conference room) · Redmond, WA

How to find us

First floor conference room of Thinkspace (intersection of 164th Ave NE and NE 83rd st). Entrance on NE 83rd st (close to Redmond Transit Center)

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This meeting will feature a talk by Jonathan Thompson titled “Concretion Index: the Hard Truth of Application Dependencies and Testing, Reusing and Understanding Your Code”"

Jonathan will talk about an index that he has created to measure "how readily you can change an iOS (or any) application to add new functionality, test, and understand it."


Please send a meetup message to Ram ( if you'd like to speak at this meeting (or a future meeting). You could either do a lightning talk (~10 minutes) or a longer talk for 30-75 minutes.


The meeting starts at 7pm and it will be held in the first floor conference room 101 of Thinkspace in downtown Redmond ( ). ( formal meeting starts at 7pm, but the meeting room will be open at 6:45pm. So folks can can optionally choose to come in early for informal conversations and shop talk with other Xcoders.

Thinkspace is a 2-minute walk from the Redmond transit center. So if you’re coming over from downtown Seattle, you can take the bus (ST Express 545) to get here quickly.

Alternately, if you drive, parking is free.


After the meeting, a subset of attendees (typically 10-20 people) head to a nearby Irish pub/restaurant (JJ Mahoney's)