Engineering the Future of Software
16–18 October 2017: Conference & Tutorials
18–19 October 2017: Training
London, UK
Neal Ford

Neal Ford
Meme Wrangler, ThoughtWorks

Website | @neal4d

Neal Ford is a director, software architect, and meme wrangler at ThoughtWorks, a global IT consultancy that thinks disruptively to deliver technology to address the toughest challenges, all while seeking to revolutionize the IT industry and create positive social change. Neal focuses on designing and building large-scale enterprise applications. He’s an internationally recognized expert on software development and delivery, especially in the intersection of Agile engineering techniques and software architecture. Neal has authored magazine articles, seven books (and counting), and dozens of video presentations and has spoken at hundreds of developers conferences worldwide on the topics of software architecture, continuous delivery, functional programming, and cutting-edge software innovations. Check out his website at Nealford.com. He welcomes feedback and can be reached at nford@thoughtworks.com.

Sessions

9:009:05 Monday, 16 October 2017
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral
Brian Foster (O'Reilly Media), Neal Ford (ThoughtWorks)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 5 ratings)
Brian Foster and Neal Ford welcome you to the first day of the Software Architecture Conference. Read more.
9:009:05 Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral
Brian Foster (O'Reilly Media), Neal Ford (ThoughtWorks)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
Brian Foster and Neal Ford welcome you to the second day of the Software Architecture Conference. Read more.
15:5016:40 Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Location: Park Suite (St. James / Regents)
Neal Ford (ThoughtWorks)
Average rating: ****.
(4.71, 7 ratings)
An evolutionary architecture supports incremental, guided change as a first principle across multiple dimensions. Neal Ford describes how to build architectures that safely evolve over time, adding evolvability as a standard "-ility" on software projects. Read more.