10th May: Kev McCabe, An evening of TDD with Lego

Post date: May 03, 2016 9:16:4 AM

Bio: Kev has worked with large corporations in the Finance, Media, E-commerce and Logistics spaces. He’s currently a freelance code smith, coach & trainer; With a passion to improve developers from the ground up in all areas of development. He also has a huge Interest in all things Agile since 2002, mainly XP, but of late Scrum & Kanban having become a Certified Scrum Master in 2012 and Accredited Kanban Practitioner in 2013 and SAFe agilist in 2015. @BigMadKev http://www.bigmadkev.com/

What you will learn: Basics of TDD, how to think about design, simple is better than complex, why refactoring is important"

Learning the basics of TDD with Lego. In this fun session, you will learn the basics of Test Driven Development (TDD) through the use of LEGO bricks. We will create failing tests, make them pass and refactor. No code will be written, we will be using LEGO bricks. By working with our hands, the technical concepts that can be tricky to get your head around will be simplified. This session is good for techies and non-techies alike - No Code, No Computers Just play old Lego!