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Greg Young, Independent Consultant & Entrepreneur

Greg Young

Biography: Greg Young

Greg Young is an independent consultant and entrepreneur. He is always involved with many concurrent projects, currently these include building out a distributed event store and mighty moose (a continuous test runner). For periods of years Greg has been known to stop living anywhere and just travel.

Twitter: @gregyoung

Presentation: Parallel KEYNOTE: 8 Lines of Code - Fleming Room 3rd Floor

Time: Thursday 09:00 - 09:50 / Location: Fleming Room

Everyone talks about simplicity but how do we reach it? This talk looks at eight lines of very common code finding in them massive numbers of dependencies and difficulties. It then looks at how the code can be massaged to get rid of the dependencies and difficulties. Small changes often times go a long way towards simplicity.