Release Planning with Brett Maytom
Release planning is vital for any project as the sponsor needs to know how long it will take. This talk focuses on building an effective and reliable release plan for small and large projects. Release planning is a large topic and the talk will focus on the core practical steps on establishing a reliable release plan.
About Brett Maytom
Brett Maytom is a Principal Consultant for Readify, Melbourne Australia. Brett has been in the industry for past 24 year working with various development languages and platforms. Currently Brett technically focuses on TFS, .NET, SQL Server, BizTalk. Brett is an active scrum master on large distributed team projects.
Mobile Madness with Alex Mackey
Mobile optimized sites grow in importance with many analysts predicting that mobile visitors will soon exceed desktop users:
"We believe that it’s very likely that mobile devices could become the preferred method of accessing the Internet in the future. Morgan Stanley predicts that by 2014 access from mobile devices will exceed that of the desktop" (http://www.morganstanley.com/institutional/techresearch/pdfs/Internet_Trends_041210.pdf).
Come to this session to learn about techniques for developing mobile optimized sites, frameworks such as jQuery mobile and my own experience (and mistakes!).
About Alex Mackey
Alex is author of "Introducing .net 4.0 with Visual Studio 2010" and the upcoming “Introducing .net 4.5”. He is a Microsoft MVP (Internet Explorer:Development). He is very involved in the developer community regularly speaks at events. Alex organised the .net community conference www.dddmelbourne.com and runs the www.deveve.net .net user group.
When & Where
So what is DevEvening?
A very informal evening held at a local hotel with presentations given by .net developers on any topic they wish to talk about followed by a pint & tasty meal.
Presentations are given by a mixture of DevEvening members and professional speakers.