Dave Thomas
Speaker at YOW! Brisbane 2022

Co-author of the best selling reference book The Pragmatic Programmer.

Dave Thomas is a computer programmer, author and editor. He runs The Pragmatic Bookshelf publishing company. Dave coined the phrases 'Code Kata' and 'DRY' (Don't Repeat Yourself), and was an original signatory and author of The Manifesto for Agile Software Development.

Check out the latest GOTO Book Club episode "Anniversary Edition of the Pragmatic Programmer" featuring Dave and Andy here.

Topic focus: Programming

Check out some of Dave's past talks:

A few of Dave's books:

Talks at YOW! Brisbane 2022