Past Saturday I was a part of big Ukrainian event
Agile Base Camp: From Idea to Product. It’s been organized by
ScrumGuides, pioneers on Agile in
Ukraine and organizers of famous
Agilee series of
The conference named “From Idea to Product” and focused on product
development issues. There was 3 stages there: Main, XP, UX. Main is for more
or less common topics as budgeting, motivation etc.. XP is practical stage
for developers and UX for user experience engineers. The program of
conference was really interesting, but I spend all my day on XP stage (no
There were great speeches by
Sergey Kalinets. Probably most
valuable for me were ones by
Vitaliy Stakhov and
Anatoly Kolesnik, Vitaliy shared
Hypermedia concepts of RESTfull systems and that looks very promising.
Anatoly did great NoSQL introduction that is very actual at the moment. I
Dmitry Efimenko speech about
testing in product company. He did it in quite tough style, so crowd was a
little shocked and kept silence till the last words. I got some interesting
points for myself.
I did a talk about - Continues Delivery / Deployment / Production. This
practical field is very interesting to me not only because I’m trying to
build a product
for that and I want to adapt for all project I work to.
I’ve got very nice feedback and questions after my speech, totally collected
15 donuts (a special cards that listeners give to speaker if they like the
speech), so I was quite happy about. If you interested, here is my
slides on speaker
I really much enjoyed after party and evening we spent in Work’N’Roll, the
co-working office of ScrumGuides.
Appreciate organizers for that job and wish you good luck of all next