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Developing great architects: Creating the right environment for growth

Jean Bordelon (Bounteous)
15:0015:45 Wednesday, 6 November 2019
Location: Hall A5
Secondary topics:  Best Practice, Overview
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Who is this presentation for?

  • Lead architects, engineering managers, directors of engineering, VPs of engineering, and competency leads




If you’ve ever struggled to provide the right development opportunities for team members as the team grows—whether to developers looking to move into architecture or existing architects looking to become better craftsmen—this is for you.

Jean Bordelon examines approaches to give aspiring architects meaningful ways to grow and veteran architects ways to hone their craft, as well as lessons learned along the way. Your milage may vary, and some of the approaches have definitely worked better than others. Jean offers an overview of the real-world experience as his team experimented with these techniques, helping guide your journey toward a stronger, more capable architecture competency and helping your team reach their potential.

What you'll learn

  • Gain tools to help grow architects
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Jean Bordelon


Jean Bordelon is a lead architect at Bounteous and owner of Jean Bordelon Gallery. A broadly skilled, multidisciplinary technical leader who drives the delivery of strong business value to his clients, he’s passionate about crafting innovative solutions for complex problems that have real impact for client business. With a deep entrepreneurial background of creating and working with startups and industry leaders, Jean draws on this experience and expertise to see the connection of the business needs and technical possibilities to lead the development of critical business web applications and solutions.

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Bill Sun | Senior Engineering Manager
12/11/2019 3:03 CET

Hi Joan, can you please share the slides you used in the presentation? Thank you!

Arsen Babakhanyan | Software Developer
7/11/2019 23:51 CET

Hello, may i ask you to send a list of suggested books that you use or think are good reads to develop architects. Thanks in advance !!

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