Real World Risk Institute – Last day

The 5-days workshop held by Nassim Taleb in NYC on risk modeling and taking is over. It has been a rewarding experience that will take weeks to fully digest. I’ve been writing a personal experience log every day (Feb 5, 6, 7 and 8) on Avanscoperta’s blog: here today is my last one. Enjoy!

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When Man and Machine (Learning) collide

Interview with Mathias Brandewinder

Author of the book “Machine Learning Projects for .NET Developers”Mathias Brandewinder is 360° expert of all the things Microsoft, F# and Machine Learning.
He’s a board member of the F# Software Foundation, and he’s been involved in exploring the correlation between functional programming and machine learning.
Feeling curious? Read on!

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Real World Risk Institute – Day 2

The second day attending Nassim Taleb’s Real World Risk Institute workshop is now behind us. This got me the RWRI mini-certificate in risk taking. Here you find my personal highlights of the day, waiting for the upcoming 3-days full certification to begin.

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We are antifragile because #WeAreLearners

Avanscoperta agreed to sponsor my participation to the workshop held on 5-9 Feb by Nassim N. Taleb on risk modeling in NYC. This is the story of where this decision came up from, since the day Alberto Brandolini and I first met.

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Avanscoperta Retreat #1

A Training for Trainers: Training from the Back of the Room

What happens when you gather (almost) all of your trainers in a room for two days and give them the tools to create from scratch or reshape their workshops and courses thanks to an effective “training for trainers” format (Sharon Bowman’s “Training from the Back of the Room”)?

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Frameworkless, o dell’incontro tra business e tech

Intervista a Francesco Strazzullo

Francesco Strazzullo è Frontend Developer @ extrategy, azienda di consulenza software marchigiana.
Appassionato di codice fin dal primo incontro con il mondo tech (il nome PlayStation vi dice niente?), tra una riga di codice e un’altra si diverte sui palchi di conferenze ed eventi in Italia e in Europa a raccontare le sue esperienze in ambito architettura web e pratiche agili.

Gli abbiamo fatto qualche domanda per conoscerlo meglio.
Buona lettura!

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Let There Be… Microservices!

Q&A with Russ Miles

Russ Miles is one of the most renowned experts in the field of Microservices.
His name is one of those names that will always be mentioned during a conversation on Microservices.
You’ve certainly seen him in action (including with his electric guitar) many times in Europe as he’s a frequent conference speaker, or you read
one of his brilliant blog posts, but… he’s never been to Italy for a public course before! We got this chance to chat with Russ about Microservices, Spring, and software development. Over to you, Geek on a Harley!
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