Neal Ford

Neal Ford

Software Architect, ThoughtWorks | Chicago, United States | CDT

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.

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All Sessions by Neal Ford

2nd, July

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Architecture Foundations: Styles & Patterns

A key building block for burgeoning software architects is understanding and applying software architecture styles and patterns. This session covers...

2nd, July

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Software Architecture by Example

While many attendees learn from abstract concepts, others prefer to see concepts in action. This session eschews software architecture theory...

3rd, July

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Building Evolutionary Architectures Hands-on

An evolutionary architecture supports incremental, guided change across multiple dimensions. For many years, software architecture was described as the “parts that...