All Software Architecture, All the Time
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
Ian Varley

Ian Varley
Principal Architect, Salesforce


Ian Varley is a principal architect and a founding member of the architecture strategy team at Salesforce. Ian holds a master’s degree in software engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.


4:50pm–5:35pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Secondary topics:  Anti-Pattern, Theoretical
Ian Varley (Salesforce)
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While most of us think our software designs are based in rational, logical thought, the truth is much scarier. Ian Varley covers the emerging field of cognitive biases—bugs in our mental operating system—and takes a cold, hard look at how these mental blind spots defeat our attempts to build systems that serve our users and stand the test of time. Read more.