Recent talks that I've given
I enjoy sharing ideas with people and talking publicly about the work I do. Here are some talks I’ve presented both internally to BBC teams, and to a wider audience. If you’d like me to come and speak at your event then get in touch.
Most of my talks involve 80s and 90s rappers. Enjoy!
BBC Account : Engineering Excellence at Strictly Scale
Learn how the BBC account team build a culture of engineering excellence
How do you build a culture of engineering excellence within a development team? How do you ensure code quality for applications that get used by millions of people as soon as they're deployed to your production environment? Learn more in this talk.
7 Tips For Writing Great Unit Tests
How do you learn to write great unit tests?
How do you learn to write great unit tests? Why are some unit tests good and some bad? Here I talk about 7 tips for writing great unit tests and gaining confidence in your code.
Securing Your BBC Identity
Security is a mission, not an intermission...
Application security is often an afterthought for developers, as we concentrate on the next shiny new feature for our projects. In this talk, I highlight the importance of application security and explore some simple and practical ways that we as developers can defend our services from intrusion.