1. Neal Ford - the past is never dead, it's not even past, and the next time you get a null pointer exception for your Java code, remember this quote.
Neal Ford’s keynote focused on stories and lessons from architecture, design, process, and other sources, each illustrating important principles and pitfalls for modern architects. These real-life mistakes were brought to life by Neal as learning examples. Stories are a great way of remembering the pitfalls of this past. Find out more about Neal’s keynote talk here.