At the beginning of October 2018, Alain King had
the privilege to speak at the Agile Africa 2018 conference held in
Johannesburg and organised by the team from JCSE (Joburg Centre for
Software Engineering) under the leadership of Prof Barry Dwolatzky.
The conference was held over two days and featured a diverse
collection of global speakers.
View the talk or check or more on our blog.
Lor Steyn presented at KanDDDinsky in
Berlin in October. This vibrant Domain Driven Design (DDD) conference
provided some great sessions on Event Storming, live-coding Refactoring
workshops, and Lor’s own Systems Thinking session.
out Lor's slides or the video of the talk, or enjoy these fun artistic interpretations of her talk.
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Back in Germany in November, Lor also presented at Agile Testing
Days on the importance of Pair Programming to bake quality into the
code from the beginning. It was inspiring to attend these two important
conferences, and bring back ideas to learn and
grow at KRS.
View the slides
Have you experienced team discussions or meetings going
round and round in circles - with no real outcome - only to be repeated
again and again? Sharna Sammy, Scrum Master at KRS, likes to call this
The Circle of Death and has four helpful tips to
avoid this situation.
Women in Tech with Lorraine Steyn (KRS Systems): Lorraine
founded KRS in 1987 at the age of 24. It was in the early days of
desktop computing, and the company focused on using PCs to solve
business problems, moving on to web, mobile development and big data
solutions over the years.
View the interview