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Your Local Meetup: Your Path to Discovering the Craft of Software

Your Local Meetup: Your Path to Discovering the Craft of Software

A look back at founding and running the Heraklion Software Crafters community, since 2016, targeting ever-evolving, professional software developers and helping them towards becoming better craftsmen and craftswomen.

Key lessons learned, #fails, and stuff to watch out for if you're thinking about running your own meetup / community.

Talk delivered at #VoxxedAthens 2018.

Yorgos Saslis

June 02, 2018
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  1. YOUR LOCAL ME E TUP Y O R G O

    S S A S L I S / @ G S A S L I S / S O F T W A R E D E L I V E R Y E N T H U S I A S T Y O U R PAT H T O D I S C O V E R I N G T H E C R A F T O F S O F T W A R E
  2. C O D I N G K ATA

  3. NOT TO WIN TRAIN TO IMPROVE @ G S A

    S L I S
  4. PATH CAREER @ G S A S L I S

  5. A B C D E DOES YOUR ORG WANT YOU

    TO EVOLVE? DO YOU WANT TO BE A… DEVELOPER? WHAT DO THEY DO TO KEEP YOU AROUND AFTER YOU EVOLVE? CAREER PATH DO YOU WANT TO BE A… MANAGER? DOES YOUR ORG CARE ABOUT QUALITY?
  6. WHAT DO I DO? YES!

  7. THE SECRET IS… THERE IS NO SECRET , ,

  8. F I N D Y O U R P E

    E R S P C O N T E N T S
  9. HERAKLION SOFTWARE CRAFTERS

  10. H E R A K L I O N

  11. A C B 2015 DEVSTAFF COMMUNITY 2016 SOFTWARE CRAFTERS HERAKLION

    2014 AGILECRETE.ORG
  12. WORKSHOPS CODING KATAS TDD KATA CODING GAMES 
 (E.G. EXTREME

    CARPACCIO) REFACTORING EXERCISES NAMING KATA
  13. WORKSHOPS ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS API DESIGN LANGUAGE HACK SESSIONS TESTING

    WORKSHOPS
 (UT, IT, TEST DOUBLES) CASE STUDIES
  14. AGILECRETE MEETS SOCRATES SoIware CraI and TesQng 29 - 31

    JULY 2018
  15. L E A R N I N G S

  16. FREE, IF POSSIBLE VENUE

  17. MANAGING E X P E C TAT I O N

    S
  18. IS KEY PREP

  19. ROCKS PAIRING

  20. D O I T R I G H T N

    O Q U I C K & D I R T Y D O I T W E L L F O C U S
  21. CHALLENGE TIME

  22. 1 EXPERTS 2 IN TERM ED IATE 3 BEGINNERS DURATION

  23. SPREADING THE WORD

  24. SEE YOU IN CRETE! Yorgos Saslis / @gsaslis / Software

    Delivery Enthusiast