Software development, .Net, SQL Server, TDD, Agile, Community and other Odds and Sods
Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Saturday, May 16, 2009
Perth .NET User Group: May DevJam Community Event
May’s DevJam meeting of the Perth .NET User Group was a great success. We had 50 people attend the two and a half hour event, which consisted of 8 talks from local developers on a range of topics, followed by some networking over a beer or two afterwards at ’43 Below’.
Congratulations to the winners of the top, audience voted talks, who were:
And a big thank you to all the sponsors that helped to make the event a success: Excom, Microsoft, JetBrains, Beacon Technology, O’Reilly, Joe Albahari, Dave Gardner, Patrick Smacchia.
I will be running another event in December. If you are interested in taking part but not sure what to do, or how to start, feel free to drop me an email.
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com