Neal Ford  |
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Recent Appearances


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OSCON
Portland, OR
20-24 July 2014
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • The Curious Clojureist [slides]



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Lone Star Software Symposium
Austin, TX
18-20 July 2014
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Uberconf
Denver, CO
June 24-27, 2014
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Clojure (inside out) Workshop Part 1 [slides]
  • Clojure (inside out) Workshop Part 1 [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Salt Lake Software Symposium
Salt Lake City, UT
May 30-31, 2014
  • Keynote: This is Water [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • 4 Practical Uses for Domain Specific Languages [slides]



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Software Design & Development
London, UK
May 19-23, 2014
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • 4 Practical Uses for Domain Specific Languages [slides]
  • Rampant Emergence [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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JAX
Mainz, Germany
May 12-16, 2014
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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Northern Virginia Software Symposium
Reston, VA
April 25-27, 2014
  • Keynote: This is Water [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • 4 Practical Uses for Domain Specific Languages [slides]



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DevNation
San Francisco, CA
April 13-17, 2014
  • Agile Architecture and Design [slides]



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New York Software Symposium
New York, NY
April 4-5, 2014
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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DevWeek
London, UK
31st March - 4th April, 2014
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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Architecture Day
Oslo, Norway
20 March 2014



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Greater Wisconsin Software Symposium
Madison, WI
March 14-15, 2014
  • Keynote: This is Water [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Twin Cities Software Symposium
Minneapolis, MN
March 7-9, 2014
  • Keynote: This is Water [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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New England Software Symposium
Boston, MA
February 28-March 2, 2014
  • Keynote: This is Water [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 2: Testing & Holistic Engineering Practices [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop Part 3: Deployment, Infrastructure, & Data [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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DevNexus 2014
Atlanta, GA
February 24-25, 2014
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Strata
Santa Clara, CA
February 11-13, 2014


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Continuous Delivery Experience
Ft Lauderdale, FL
December 3-6, 2013
  • Keynote: Abstraction Distractions [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Emergent Design [slides]



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Agile Grenoble 2013
Grenoble, France
November 21, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • When Geek Leaks [slides]



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Rocky Mountain Software Symposium
Denver, CO
November 15-17, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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QCon SF
San Francisco, CA
November 11-15, 2013
  • Presentation Patterns Workshop [slides]



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Great Lakes Software Symposium
Chicago, IL
November 8-10, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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w-jax
Munich, Germany
November 4-8, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Keynote: 5 Reasons You Should Care about Functional Programming [slides]
  • Agile Architecture and Design [slides]



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Northern Virginia Software Symposium
Reston, VA
November 1-3, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects [slides]



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JAX London
London, UK
October 28-30, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • The Curious Clojureist [slides]



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Twin Cities Software Symposium
Minneapolis, MN
October 4-5, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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GOTO Aarhus
Aarhus, Denmark
September 30-October 2, 2013


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Greater Atlanta Software Symposium
Atlanta, GA
September 20-22, 2013
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]



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New England Software Symposium
Boston, MA
September 13-15, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Windy City Rails
Chicago, IL
September 12-13, 2013


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Pacific Northwest Software Symposium
Seattle, WA
September 6-8, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]



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QCon Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo, Brazil
August 30-31, 2013


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Research Triangle Software Symposium
Raleigh, NC
August 23-25, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Central Iowa Software Symposium
Des Moines, IA
August 2-4, 2013
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]



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OSCON
Portland, OR
July 22-26, 2013
  • Clojure (inside out) Workshop Part 1 [slides]
  • Clojure (inside out) Workshop Part 2 [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Agile Architecture and Design [slides]



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Uberconf
Denver, CO
July 16-19, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Clojure (inside out) Workshop Part 1 [slides]
  • Clojure (inside out) Workshop Part 2 [slides]
  • 4 Practical Uses for Domain Specific Languages [slides]



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Lone Star Software Symposium
Austin, TX
June 28-30, 2013
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • 4 Practical Uses for Domain Specific Languages [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Salt Lake Software Symposium
Salt Lake City, UT
June 21-22, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Norwegian Developers Conference
Oslo, Norway
June 12-14, 2013
  • Information Alchemy: Crafting Better Presentations Using Patterns [slides]
  • The Curious Clojureist [slides]



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Software Architecture Summit
Berlin, Germany
June 5-7, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects Workshop, Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery for Architects Workshop, Part 2: Evolutionary Architecture and Emergent Design [slides]
  • When Geek Leaks [slides]



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An Evening of Pairing + The Curious Clojureist
ThoughtWorks Atlanta
May 29, 2013
  • The Curious Clojureist [slides]



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The Path to Agility/Craftsmanship
Columbus, OH
May 22-23, 2013
  • Keynote: Abstraction Distractions [slides]



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Lone Star Software Symposium
Dallas, TX
May 17-19, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Half-day Workshop, Part 1: Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Half-day Workshop, Part 2: Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Emergent Design [slides]



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Great Indian Developer Summit
Bangalore, India
May 7-10, 2013
  • When Geek Leaks [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • Keynote: Abstraction Distractions [slides]
  • 4 Practical Uses for Domain Specific Languages [slides]
  • The Curious Clojureist [slides]
  • Rails in the Large: How Agility Helped Us Build a (Very) Large Rails Application for an Enterprise [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]



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JAX
Mainz, Germany
April 22-26, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • The Curious Clojureist [slides]
  • Information Alchemy: Crafting Better Presentations Using Patterns [slides]



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Greater Virginia Software Symposium
Reston, VA
April 19-21, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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Gateway Software Symposium
St. Louis, MO
April 12-13, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]
  • Functional Thinking [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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New York Software Symposium
New York, NY
April 5-6, 2013
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]



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DevWeek 2013
London, UK
March 4-8, 2013
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Deployment Pipelines [slides]
  • Continuous Delivery Workshop, Agile Infrastructure [slides]



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Agile India 2013
Bengaluru, India
February 27-March 2, 2013
  • Rampant Emergence [slides]
  • When Geek Leaks [slides]
  • Emergent Design [slides]
  • Build Your Own Technology Radar [slides]



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DevNexus
Atlanta, GA
February 18-19, 2013


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CodeMash
Sandusky, OH
January 8-11, 2013




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  • Author, ThoughtWorker, & Meme Wrangler