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May 26, 2021

The BDD Experience

You’ve read about the benefits of Behavior Driven Development. (BDD). You’ve seen the videos. You’ve heard the podcasts.

Now experience BDD with a long-time practitioner, trainer, and author. Ken Pugh reviews the steps in creating scenarios and you collaborate with fellow attendees in implementing them. The stories with which you will be working involve features for common products. If there are multiple attendees who work together, you can use one of your own stories for the breakouts. You’ll encounter discovery and formulation of scenarios that deal with flow and ones that revolve around business rules. The experience will solidify how BDD creates a shared understanding of the requirements.

Presenter: Ken Pugh

Ken helps companies develop software effectively by applying lean-agile principles and practices. He concentrates on delivering business value quickly by removing waste and delays in value streams; building in quality with Acceptance Test-Driven Development / Behaviour Driven Development; creating a collaborative environment; and evaluating return-on-investment. He has written several software development books including the 2006 Jolt Award winner Prefactoring: Extreme Abstraction, Extreme Separation, Extreme Readability and his latest: Lean-Agile Acceptance Test-Driven Development: Better Software Through Collaboration. He is the co-creator of the SAFe® Agile Software Engineering course. Ken has helped clients and presented at conferences from London to Boston to Sydney to Beijing to Hyderabad. Clients’ industries include financial, energy, electronics, process control, manufacturing, transportation, and retail.

Thank you to TEKsystems for sponsoring this event.


May 26
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Agile Carolinas