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YOW! West is now YOW! Perth. Leading software industry experts from all over the world (including Australia), handpicked by our program committee, are coming together again in Perth for two days to provide amazing networking and learning opportunities. Their talks are designed to bring you the latest practices as well as future directions in software development and delivery. Meet your favourite authors and bloggers. Sign up for a workshop for an intense learning experience. Network with people who truly care about delivering great software.

As always, YOW! Speakers are chosen based on their expertise; they provide excellent, technically rich content, appropriate to all roles in software and IT, completely independent of commercial concerns such as sponsorship or product. This means no commercials, ever, just lots of case studies and stories from the trenches.

Serious software professionals and IT leaders from all across the organisation will benefit from attending. Whether you’re a developer, architect, product owner, team lead, coach, or management, don’t miss this learning opportunity. Our speakers have a wealth of experience they’re eager to share with you.

Keynotes

Keynote - Uncoupling

  • Michael
    Nygard
    Vice President of Enterprise Architecture
    Sabre

Speakers

Building a centralised Machine Learning Pipeline with Spark and Kafka

  • Cameron
    Joannidis
    Principal Machine Learning Engineer
    Simple Machines

The Rationale for Continuous Delivery

  • Dave
    Farley
    Independent Software Consultant
    Continuous Delivery Ltd

Serverless compute and artificial intelligence transforms life science research

  • Dr. Denis
    Bauer
    Team Leader Transformational Bioinformatics
    CSIRO

Adventures with the JavaScript Event Loop

  • Erin
    Zimmer
    Sr. Front End Developer
    Australia Post

Dynamic Reteaming at Fast-Growing Companies

  • Heidi
    Helfand
    Director of Engineering Excellence
    Procore Technologies

Containers in Production

  • Katie
    Bell
    Software Engineer
    Individual

Failure and Change: Principles of Reliable Systems

  • Mark
    Hibberd
    Head of Technology
    Kinesis

Interaction Protocols: It's All About Good Manners

  • Martin
    Thompson
    High-Performance Computing Specialist
    Real Logic

Go Back to the Future with Event Sourcing and CQRS

  • Sebastian von
    Conrad
    VP of Engineering
    Culture Amp

From the Caveman to the Spreadsheet and Beyond

  • Simon
    Raik-Allen
    Founder & CEO
    The Big Crunch

Workshops

Dynamic Reteaming at Fast-Growing Companies

  • Heidi
    Helfand
    Director of Engineering Excellence
    Procore Technologies

A Practical Introduction to Coaching Conversations

  • Heidi
    Helfand
    Director of Engineering Excellence
    Procore Technologies

Advanced Deployment Pipeline Techniques

  • Dave
    Farley
    Independent Software Consultant
    Continuous Delivery Ltd

Production Ready Software

  • Michael
    Nygard
    Vice President of Enterprise Architecture
    Sabre

Architecture Without an End State

  • Michael
    Nygard
    Vice President of Enterprise Architecture
    Sabre

Continuous Delivery Fundamentals

  • Dave
    Farley
    Independent Software Consultant
    Continuous Delivery Ltd
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