Conference Program

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Thursday 15 November
8:45 Registration and coffee
9:30 Plenary opening
    Room 1 Room 16 Room 17 Room 18
10:00   Whatchoo talkin 'bout: Communication Game

Yves Hanoulle and Ignace Hanoulle
(max 20 participants, session in Dutch)
From zero to Agile with Scrum and XP in ...

Xavier Quesada Allue
People vs Process - Cultural Patterns of Software Organisations

Marc Evers & Willem van den Ende

SLIDES
TDD Randori and fishbowl

Dave Nicolette & Rod Coffin

CODE
11:00 15 min break
11:15   CONTINUED Offshore, fixed price and agile

Marco Jansen
XP Loops. An introduction to Extreme Programming and other agile methods

Vera Peeters & Pascal Van Cauwenberghe
CONTINUED
12:30 Lunch
13:30 OPEN SPACE The Pomodoro Technique

Matteo Vaccari & Federico Gobbo

Article, Slides and DEMO
Beware of Agility: dangers of blind adoption

Sven Gorts & Olivier Costa

SLIDES
Retrospective patterns and anti-patterns

Ilse Dierickx & Jan Van Reusel
The Centera Approach to Testing a Complex Distributed Storage System

Koen De Hondt & Wouter Soubry
14:30 15 min break
14:45 OPEN SPACE Frictions/Creations. What's at stake with Incremental Design

Emmanuel Gaillot & Bernard Notarianni
SCRUMMING the Software Process -- Bottom-up Improvement with a Top-down Vision?

Patrick Steyaert, Nico Marien & Boris Gloger
Choosing the content of Sprint and Product Backlogs

Olivier Biot, Tom Tourwe & Vladimir Blagojevic
Reading Code Without Psychic Powers

Lasse Koskela & Markus Hjort
15:45 15 min break
16:00 OPEN SPACE CONTINUED CONTINUED CONTINUED CONTINUED
17:00 Plenary closing
17:15 Drinks
18:00

20:00


Dinner

Friday 16 November
9:00 Registration and coffee
9:30 Plenary opening
  Room 1 Room 16 Room 17 Room 18
10:00 The Product Owner in a Corporate Environment

Koen De Hondt & Bart De Gruyter

SLIDES Notes
Agile in Non-Software and Multidisciplinary Environments

Hans Keppens, Wim Codenie, Tom Tourwe, Stijn Rameloo & Vladimir Blagojevic
Agile Requirements Exploration

Dave Nicolette & Brett Schuchert
Security Architecture

Johan Peeters, Andre Marien, Maarten Van Horenbeeck
11:00 15 min break
11:15 CONTINUED CONTINUED CONTINUED CONTINUED
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Agile as Lifestyle

Laurent Bossavit
Committing to a date in a product release environment

Bart De Gruyter, Toon Nevelsteen & Evert Arckens

Session Notes
Where does it hurt? Interviewing techniques to really understand your customer

Pascal Van Cauwenberghe & Bernard Vander Beken

Session summary by Dave Nicolette
Sustainable TestDriven Development

Nat Pryce & Steve Freeman
15:00 15 min break
15:15 Dimensional Planning

Koen Van Exem & Walter Hesius
Talking the Senior Management language

Georges Ataya
Keep improving with retrospectives

Nicole Belilos
CONTINUED
16:45 Plenary closing
17:15

18:00


Closing drinks

Legend
Technology and technique
Team and individual
Process and improvement
Customer and planning