[TriLUG] Agile for Investment Bank Developers - Triangle Java Users Group (TriJUG) mtg reminder: Monday September 20

Pete Soper pete at soper.us
Fri Sep 17 15:29:30 EDT 2010

 Triangle Java Users Group presents:

   Introducing Agile Programming to Investment Bank Software Developers

 Presented by:
   Bobby Tharrington
   Deutsche Bank  

September 20, 2010
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Red Hat/Raleigh
1801 Varsity Drive, Raleigh, NC
TriJUG (http://trijug.org) meetings are hosted by JBoss

 Presentation summary:

   This presentation is about the challenges of applying agile processes
   at a software development site responsible for creating bank trading systems.

 About the Speaker:

   Bobby has over 15 years of software Development, architecture and IT experience.
   Bobby is creating and leading an agile team responsible for delivering a major investment bank's
   trade processing platform. Before this he led an agile software team for a major
   open source software vendor. Bobby has seen the successes and failures of introducing
   agile techniques to an organization.  He has wide exposure to many different programming
   languages, most notably with Java, Perl, C/C++, Objective-C, Python, and PHP. 


6:00 - 6:30 -- Setup, TriJUG board discussion (open to all)
6:30 - 7:00 -- Meet, Talk, Pizza&  soft drinks
7:00 - 7:15 -- JUG Business and Announcements, including "share a job"
                      (Recruiters welcome)
7:15 - 8:15 -- Presentation
8:15 - 8:30 -- Discussion with Presenters
8:30        -- Book Raffle (MANY new books added)
9:00        -- Doors close


   Paid-up members of TriJUG may attend without additional charge.
Non-members are asked to pay $5 per meeting. However, if you are either
a full time student or unemployed, then we ask only $2 per meeting.
Membership for 12 months is $40 and $15 respectively.

DIRECTIONS to meeting place at Red Hat/Raleigh

  Google Maps:http://tinyurl.com/trijug-meeting-place

   From the Raleigh Beltline:

    Take the Western Blvd exit east toward downtown Raleigh. After
crossing Gorman Street turn right onto Varsity Drive. After crossing
Avent Ferry Road and Main Campus Drive, Red Hat's main entrance is on
the left. Parking is just beyond the entrance: a left into the parking
deck. Come back out of the deck, follow the sidewalk to the right and
back to the main entrance. The meeting room is to the left after
entering the main lobby.

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