Session Spotlight

Brendan Enrick

Camp Counselor

Establishing Good TDD Habits

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Sunday, January 15, 2023 - 2:00 PM CST, for 4 hours.

Workshop (pre-conference)

Room: Campsite 6

Unit Testing

In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn fundamental techniques to improving your code through TDD and Pair Programming. You’ll sharpen your skills working with your peers on programming exercises designed to instill good techniques that you’ll be ready to apply on your current and future code.


- Short Presentation about the basics and reasons for automated testing. - Hands on TDD practice exercise - Short presentation about pair programming and good alternating technique. - Hands on TDD practice with partners - Short presentation about programming patterns and principles. - Hands on TDD practice with partners and the chance to implement a pattern.


Attendees should already be comfortable with a programming language of their choice, and if possible should bring along a laptop with their preferred development tools installed. This workshop will have you doing group/pair design, refactoring, and application of design patterns through short programming exercises to improve your skills at writing clean code.

Take Aways

  • Learn how to apply TDD as a professional developer
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Kristjan Roosild Eric Ewing Eric Smalling Caleb Jenkins Michael Richardson Jessica Knaak Todd Merritt Cori Drew Shashi Lo Brendan Enrick