JetBrains continues the march forward in promoting software innovation world-wide by joining the December 8th, 2012 Global Day of Coderetreat as the top Galaxy Sponsor. This global event celebrates the art of software craftsmanship and aims this year to attract 3,000 developers from 200 cities! Find and join a location near you or host your own event.
What exactly is a Coderetreat?
“A Coderetreat is a day-long, intensive practice event, focusing on the fundamentals of software development and design. By providing developers the opportunity to take part in focused practice, away from the pressures of “getting things done”, the coderetreat format has proven itself to be a highly effective means of skill improvement. Practicing the basic principles of modular and object-oriented design, developers can improve their ability to write code that minimizes the cost of change over time.” – coderetreat.org
View the location map to find and join a location near you!
For an in-depth look at the philosophy behind a day of coderetreat have a look at this introductory video.