The International Association of Software Architects (IASA) in Israel organized a special event with the participation of Hayim Makabee, who talked about the “Role of the Software Architect”.
Title: The Role of the Software Architect
Abstract: In this talk Hayim will present the practical aspects of the role of the Software Architect, including:
- The four areas of expertise: Design, Domain, Technology and Methodology.
- The cooperation with stakeholders: Developers, Team Leaders, Project Managers, QA and Technical Writers.
Understanding the expected areas of expertise is essential for the architect to develop his/her professional skills.
Understanding how to cooperate with the diverse stakeholders is essential to improve the architect’s impact and effectiveness.
Bio: Hayim Makabee was born in Rio de Janeiro. He immigrated to Israel in 1992 and completed his M.Sc. studies on Computer Sciences at the Technion. Since then he worked for several hi-tech companies, including also some start-ups. Currently he is a Research Engineer at Yahoo! Labs Haifa. He is also a co-founder of the International Association of Software Architects (IASA) in Israel. Hayim is the author of a book about Object-Oriented Programming and has published papers in the fields of Software Engineering, Distributed Systems and Genetic Algorithms. Hayim’s current research interests are Data Mining and Recommender Systems.
These are the original slides of Hayim’s presentation:
Here is the video of the talk (in Hebrew):
This meeting was organized with the cooperation of ILTAM.
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