Rebecca Wirfs-Brock president of Wirfs-Brock Associates and IEEE Software’s Design Columnist, is a well-known and respected object-oriented practitioner. She invented the way of thinking about objects known as Responsibility-Driven Design and is the lead author of Object Design: Roles, Responsibilities, and Collaborations (2003) and the classic Designing Object-Oriented Software (1990).
Through her writing, teaching, consulting, and speaking she popularizes the use of informal techniques and thinking tools for architects, designers, and analysts.
Rebecca is a past board member of the Agile Alliance and co-founder of the Agile Open Northwest conference. Most recently she reviewed enterprise architectures and major designs, developed courses on agile use cases, enterprise application design and developing and communicating software architecture.
Rebecca teaches workshops organized by Mozaic Works in the following months, as Agile Architecture Workshop.
She will be a keynote speaker at I T.A.K.E. Unconference