7 March 2019
7:00-7:30 - Informal drinks, snacks and chat
7:30-7:35 - Welcome & group announcements
7:40-8:30 - Talk:
Talk: Test Driven Development: Dipping your toe into tests first
Writing tests before you write production code can be an intimidating concept, but there is no need to be scared.
During this talk we will look at the concepts of Test Driven Development and what it takes to write tests first.
* We will look at:
* What is Test Driven Development (TDD)
* Why should you use TDD
* How to use TDD
The talk will finish with a Mob Programming session where attendees can join in on ‘TDD-ing’ a simple piece of code.
Speaker: Mark Bradley
Mark is a principal software engineer at @SainsburysEng splitting his time between working on the SmartShop app and the Level 4 Software Developer Apprenticeship program. He has passion for testing.
In his spare time, Mark enjoys quiet evenings in the pub playing board games and spending time with his wife and three children