Workshop: Pair programming

Day 3 /  / Track 4  /  RU / For practicing engineers

In Codeborne, developers have been writing code in pairs for 10+ years. The company believes that pair programming and other XP practices are the keys to success.

During this workshop, Andrei and Anton will demonstrate how they do it. Speakers will develop a small application using TDD and pair programming. You will see how it's easier and faster to develop when you always have somebody to discuss ideas and share responsibility with.


Andrei Solntsev

Software craftsman at Codeborne (Tallinn, Estonia). Aggressive fan of extreme programming, autotests, pair programming and clean code. Creator of Selenide — an open-source library for UI tests in Java. Organizer of Frequent speaker at conferences: DevClub, Agile Saturday, XP Days Kiev, SeleniumCamp, Nordic Testing Days, TopConf, DevConFu, Devoxx.

Anton Keks

Anton Keks is a software craftsman, co-founder of Codeborne, the only extreme programming shop in the region, frequent speaker at conferences, and a lecturer in Tallinn Technical University. He is also a strong believer in open source software and agile development methodologies, author of a popular network tool — Angry IP Scanner, and a regular contributor to other open source projects.

Before founding Codeborne, Anton has led a team of developers of the award-winning internet-bank of Swedbank for 5 years, gradually introducing agile methods. During this time he has also co-founded Agile Estonia — non-profit organization that holds regular agile conferences in Estonia. During spare time he plays guitar, rides motorbike and travels to remote corners of the world.

Invited Experts

Alexei Vinogradov
Alexei Vinogradov
Vinogradov IT-Beratung

Alexei has been working in various IT projects in Germany for more than 20 years. He consults about testing and test automatio. Evangelist of Selenide. Introduced Pact Testing and survived it. The founder and moderator of Radio QA podcast.