Tuesday, June 8, 2010 • 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Kick off the conference with a welcome reception! Mingle with experts and colleagues, and enjoy complimentary food and beverages.
Bookstore and Speaker Book Signings
Live Aid Agile Development Lab—Offered during EXPO hours
Tuesday through Thursday, purchase popular industry books—many authored by Better Software Conference speakers—from BreakPoint Books. Authors are available for questions and book signings during session breaks and EXPO hours.
Apply the skills you’re learning at the conference towards a good cause! The Live Aid Agile Development Lab provides the opportunity to participate in a live agile development project, which benefits a charitable non-profit organization. Contribute to a cause with real impact. This lab allows participants to experience an agile project with a real customer. All you have to do is contribute your specific talents! Do your part to help others by working on this Ruby on Rails application.
Ways to participate:
• Donate your time (as little as minutes, or as much as a day)
• Donate your money - any funds collected will go directly to a charitable organization
• Observe and learn Agile Development skills
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 • 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Network with peers at the EXPO reception and enjoy complimentary food and beverages. Be sure to play the Passport game for your chance to win great prizes!
Meet the Speakers at Lunch
Wednesday, June 9 – Thursday, June 10, 2010 • During Lunch
Meet with industry experts for open discussions in key areas of software development. Wednesday’s designated tables will be organized by topic of interest, and Thursday’s will be organized by your industry area. Come pose your toughest questions!
Offered Wednesday and Thursday
The Better Software Conference offers the unique opportunity to schedule a 15-minute, one-on-one session with a Better Software Conference presenter. Our speakers have years of industry experience and are ready to share their insight with you. Bring your toughest challenge, your development plans, or whatever’s on your mind. Leave with fresh ideas on how to approach your development challenges. You’ll have the chance to sign-up during the conference and get some free consulting!
The Agile Leadership Summit (additional registration required)
Friday, June 11, 2010
Join us for a highly participatory day of learning and exploring to help you take your agile leadership to the next level. Take back the tools you need to support your organization’s agile teams!