Great software gets created by smart and motivated engineers. But between burndown charts, HR processes, and design methodologies, we often forget humans. This talk will discuss how evolution has created humans to be anything but good software engineers, how our thinking often fails us, how emotions could mean more to professional success than IQ, and what managers can do about it.
Sourcerer, Mentor Embedded
Vladimir has been working on open-source development tools for over a decade, including Boost C++ Libraries, GDB, KDevelop and Eclipse. At CodeSourcery and then Mentor Graphics, he was the first IDE developer for Sourcery CodeBench embedded IDE, led the IDE team, and now leads IDE services business.