In the ever-evolving world of software development, where complexities and technologies abound, there's a secret tool that can make the difference between success and oblivion. That tool isn't a new programming language or a revolutionary cloud service. It's as old as human culture itself: storytelling.
Join me, an entrepreneur and born storyteller, who has navigated the intricate maze of media, communications and consultancy, in this illuminating talk as we explore the tremendous potential of storytelling in the software development industry. I bring a nerdy enthusiasm and I’ll share personal anecdotes and experiences that demystify how storytelling can be leveraged to shape better software, foster collaboration, and propel careers.
This talk will guide you on how to:
  1. Humanize Complexity
  2. Foster Collaboration
  3. Brand Development
  4. Career Progression
And it's not just about telling stories; it's about crafting them, much like how developers craft code.
By the end of this session, you'll be equipped with practical storytelling techniques that can transform the way you develop, communicate, and excel in the world of software. Get ready to script your narrative, command your stage, and ignite the hearts and minds of your audience. Unleash the power of storytelling and reengineer the way you code and collaborate.
Ramon Wieleman
Code Nomads
Ramon Wieleman is the founder of Code Nomads, board member of the AmsterdamJUG and lead of the program committee of Teqnation. He is involved in the Dutch Java Community for over 12 years, as a former community manager of NLJUG and her conferences J-Fall and J-Spring. Sharing knowledge, meeting new people and getting inspired with the latest tools, technologies and platforms is his drive.