It Will Never Work in Theory

On Friday, September 23, It Will Never Work in Theory is offering its second live event in conjunction with the Strange Loop conference. Eight leading software engineering researchers will present short summaries of immediate, actionable results on everything from securing software supply chains to automatically avoiding API misuses.

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April 2022 talks


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2022-09-19: Do Developers Really Know How to Use Git Commands?
Keywords: Stack Overflow, Tools, Usability
Reviewed by: Kolja Pluemer

2022-08-30: Software Engineering Research Questions
Keywords: Research Topics
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-31: Margaret-Anne Storey on Productivity
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-31: Katie Stolee on Searching
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-30: Igor Steinmacher on Padding Software Estimates
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-30: Denae Ford Robinson on Online Community Safety in Software Engineering
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-27: Shane McIntosh on Mining Software Build Systems
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-27: Brittany Johnson-Matthews on Causal Testing
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-27: Kelly Blincoe on Destructive Criticism
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-26: Paige Rodeghero on Onboarding
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-26: Mei Nagappan on Bias in Evaluating Code Contributions
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-26: Cat Hicks on Fostering a Learning Culture
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-25: Andy Zaidman on Testing and Testers
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-25: Christoph Treude on Error Messages
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-25: Manuel Rigger on Writing Tests
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-25: Neil Brown on How Your Mind Learns to Program
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-24: Marian Petre on Expert Thinking About Errors
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-24: Davide Fucci on Test-Driven Development
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-24: MaurĂ­cio Aniche on Testing and Code Coverage
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson

2022-05-23: Mairieli Wessel on GitHub Actions
Keywords: Lightning Talks
Reviewed by: Greg Wilson