Live Ask Me Anything with Venkat Subramaniam

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As part of a collaborative initiative, Trifork and GOTO have organised a series of events with GOTO experts and Trifork Software Engineers & Architects.

Join us in this live Ask Me Anything (AMA) session with Trifork CTO & Hands-on Architect, Joris Kuipers, hosting GOTO expert Venkat Subramaniam. During this one hour session, Venkat will answer as many of your submitted questions as possible around the topics of programming languages, functional programming, code quality, test driven development and agile software development!

Please note: we encourage you to submit your questions in the registration form. This way, we can make full use of the hour with Venkat and ensure as many of your questions as possible get answered! However, there will be the opportunity to ask further questions using the chat function during our live event.

About Venkat Subramaniam

Dr. Venkat Subramaniam is an award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., creator of, and an instructional professor at the University of Houston. He has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and is a regularly-invited speaker at several international conferences. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with sustainable agile practices on their software projects.

Moreover, Venkat is a (co)author of multiple technical books, including the 2007 Jolt Productivity award winning book “Practices of an Agile Developer”. You can find a list of his books at You can reach him by email at or on twitter at @venkat_s.

About Joris Kuipers

Joris has worked as a Hands-on Architect and CTO of application development for Trifork for the past 9 years, in markets as diverse as education, healthcare, news media and government. Before that, he was a trainer and consultant for SpringSource and he still teaches the Core Spring & Spring Boot masterclass at the GOTO Academy. To his own astonishment, he has been building enterprise applications in Java for over 20 years now.

Joris Kuipers

Trifork, CTO & Hands-on Architect

Venkat Subramaniam

Agile Developer, Inc., GOTO Expert