Workspaces from across the city recently collaborated to hold the inaugural Plymouth workspace week. The series of events celebrated the diverse range of options on offer by opening the doors for people to have a nose about. Whilst I would’ve loved to attend them all, a packed week of conferences and other commitments meant only a…..
Exams are done. Assignments are in. Life as a student is drawing to a close. In the coming weeks and months I’ll be putting together the final two projects of my time at Plymouth University. These are the culmination of four years of studying towards a degree in Web Application Development and generally trying things…..
Last week, with a little help from my friends, I held an event in Penzance called ‘An evening for the digitally curious’ under the Kernow DAT banner. The meetup was celebrated all things digital in the world of development, technology and art in Cornwall. It saw over 60 people descend on The Workbox in Penzance from as…..
Liz started out as a QA Engineer at Holiday Extras in 2010. She’s come a long way since then, after revamping their testing team she had a spell as a Scrum Master before finding herself managing a team of developers. Liz has 3+ years experience in Management, focusing mostly on developing high performance and supporting…..
Before joining ThoughtWorks, Rebecca Parsons worked as an assistant professor of computer science at the University of Central Florida where she taught courses in compilers, program optimization, distributed computation, theory of computation and computational biology. She also worked as Director’s Post Doctoral Fellow at the Los Alamos National Laboratory researching parallel and distributed computation, genetic…..
Andrea Provagilo helps IT organizations to implement better ways of doing business. He coaches executives, managers and teams who want to improve technically and relationally. His main focus is on helping companies to transition to organizational and cultural models that are better suited to the kind of knowledge work that’s so typical of software development…..
Paul Massey has been programming commercially since his teenage years, and is the leader at the top of the Bluefruit tree. Paul’s embedded software company,, Absolute Software Ltd. enjoyed a 50% growth year on year, thanks to Paul’s “Quality First” vision and innovative use of Agile methodologies. In 2014, the company underwent a complete rebrand,…..