Leeds Sharp: Escaping The Developer Rut
Location: Platform, Leeds
It's all too easy to feel like you're stuck in a rut as a developr and as Ellen Glasgow once said "The only difference between a rut and a grave are the dimensions".
In this talk we will explore how to escape the feeling you're stuck in a development rut without changing jobs or roles; and have fun doing so.
For more details and to register for the meet up please click here https://www.meetup.com/leeds-sharp/events/297234541/
Debugging: More than breakpoints and log analysis
Debugging is a cornerstone of software development, and understanding its role is pivotal for building robust applications.
In this talk, we explore strategies to help debug our applications. Our journey takes us through the debugging tools offered by C#, SQL Server Management Studio, and the Azure Portal.
For more details and to register for the DDD North Conference, please click here https://www.dddnorth.co.uk/
Umbraco Spark - Accessibility: Building and Deploying Accessible Sites
Date: Friday 8th March, 2024
Location: M Shed, Bristol
Accessibility and inclusive design benefits all users; building accessible products and services isn't just a checkbox exercise or a legal requirement, it makes them inclusive. This talk will explore an approach to building websites that helps ensure that they are accessible from the start. From design and build to deployment. The talk will focus on the development and build approach, looking at the functionality available in Visual Code and Visual Studio to provide automated accessibility testing. There will also be a demo of tools available in Azure DevOps to help test accessibility as part of the process. We will also understand why automated testing only forms part of building accessible sites.