My 2006 speaking calendar is listed below.   If you would like me to speak to your group, you can email me for information regarding availability. I can speak on any of these topics, or develop something custom for your group. If speaking materials are posted, you can feel use them personally; I do require written permission for the reuse of my materials in a formal setting.


    Oct 25 and 26, 2006 - Grand Rapids - Software Excellence
      Great Lakes Software Excellence Conference, Conference Co-Chair and Master of Ceremonies


    Oct 13, 2006 - Indianapolis - Software Quality
      Indiapolis Quality Assurance Conference, Keynote Address
      So You're Doomed - Re-Mixed (5 MB Download)
      The audio from that talk is also available; it is a 45MB MP3 file.
      I also presented Classic Mistakes in Software Testing at the same conference.


    Sep 21, 2006 - Grand Rapids - Project Survival
      West Michigan Chapter of the Association of IT Professionals, So you're doomed
      This was my first pass at this topic, and I honestly wasn't very happy with it. The good folks at WMAITP did give me some excellent feedback, which I used for the Indy talk.
      On the Campus of Cornerstone University - 11:30AM


    Aug 25, 2006 - Grand Rapids - Programming in Perl
      Grand Rapids Perl User's Group, The Source_Ers Apprentice: Perl Power Tools
      Free - Open to the Public - RSVP Required to tobert at gmail dot com
      Priority Health, Grand Rapids, MI - 11:30AM Map to location


    Jun 13, 2006 - Grand Rapids - Agile Methods
      West Michigan dotNet User's Group, Perils and Pitfalls of Agile Adoption
      Free - Open to the public
      The Waterworks Pub in the Waterworks building, Grand Rapids, MI - 6:30PM Map to location


    Mar 31, 2006 - Grand Rapids - Programming in Perl
      Perl Lunchtime Training, Grand Rapid's Perl User's Group
      Free - Open to the public - RSVP Required to tobert at gmail dot com
      Priority Health, Grand Rapids, MI - 11:30AM Map to location



For reference material you can see my 2005 presentations here.