Engineering the Future of Software
November 13–14, 2016: Training
November 14–16, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Scott Shaw

Scott Shaw
Head of Technology, Australia, ThoughtWorks

As the head of technology for ThoughtWorks in Australia, Scott Shaw divides his time between professional services leadership and consulting. As a consultant, Scott helps enterprise customers shape their technology to align with 21st-century practices like the cloud, continuous delivery, microservices, and lean governance. As a lifelong programmer and technology professional, Scott has designed and worked on distributed systems of every imaginable size and shape. When he’s not in meetings, he enjoys writing Clojure code.


9:55am–10:10am Tuesday, 11/15/2016
Location: Grand Ballroom
Scott Shaw (ThoughtWorks)
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Having worked in and around software development for many years, Scott Shaw gained a certain amount of experience (and some grey hair) along the way. Business reality, regulatory compliance, and organizational complexity forced him to commit some of the same acts he once condemned. Scott confesses some of those sins and explains why they're sometimes necessary in a complex corporate environment. Read more.