Jeffrey Palermo set to speak Thursday in Northwest Arkansas

For those that weren’t able to attend last Tuesday’s Northwest Arkansas .Net User Group meeting, 8/5/2008, Zach Young (our Vice President of the group) was able to secure Jeffrey Palermo as a speaker for a special meeting this Thursday (8/14/2008).  This is a huge boon, as Jeff is one of THE most sought after speakers in North America.  Jeff is most known for the Party with Palermo series of events before each of the major conferences.

Jeff hails from Austin, Texas, which was recently named the hardest drinking city in America, go figure.  You can read his blog at

NWA DNUG: Jeffrey Palermo TDD, DI, and SoC with ASP.NET MVC

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Start Date/Time:
Thursday, August 14, 2008 5:30 PM (UTC -06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

End Date/Time:
Thursday, August 14, 2008 8:00 PM

Recurring Event:
One time event


Title: TDD, DI, and SoC with ASP.NET MVC

Description: Spelled out, it is test-driven development, dependency injection, and separation of concerns with Active Server Pages .Net Model View Controller.  This talk will dive into how to design a presentation layer using ASP.NET MVC.  In today’s industry, TDD, DI, and SoC are proven concepts that lead to more maintainable applications.  Along with demonstrating how to use these techniques with ASP.NET MVC, we will discuss just what concerns should be separated.  This talk provides a unique perspective on separation of concerns and uses TDD and DI to make it happen.  MvcContrib is used in all the demos.

Presenter: Jeffrey Palermo is a software management consultant and the CTO of Headspring Systems in Austin, TX. Jeffrey specializes in Agile coaching and helps companies double the productivity of software teams. Jeffrey is an MCSD.Net , Microsoft MVP, Certified Scrummaster, Austin .Net User Group leader, AgileAustin board member, INETA speaker, INETA Membership Mentor, Christian, husband, father, motorcyclist, Eagle Scout, U.S. Army Veteran, and Texas A&M University graduate.

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August 14, 2008
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Sign in; Free Food; Networking
6:00 PM - 6:15 PM - Intro and general group info
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM - Presentation
7:45 PM - 8:00 PM - Drawings for prizes

The Jones Center
922 East Emma Avenue
Springdale, AR 72764
Room 113

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