Dylan Beattie

Founder and Director

Dylan Beattie is a consultant, software developer and international keynote speaker. He’s the director of Ursatile, an independent consultancy based in London that specialises in helping organisations bridge the knowledge gap between software development and business strategy. Dylan has been building data-driven web applications since the 1990s; he’s managed teams, taught workshops, and worked on everything from tiny standalone websites to complex distributed systems. He’s a Microsoft MVP, and he regularly speaks at conferences and user groups all over the world.

Dylan is the creator of the Rockstar programming language, and he’s performed his software-themed parodies of classic rock songs all over the world as Dylan Beattie and the Linebreakers. He’s online at dylanbeattie.net and on Twitter as @dylanbeattie.

A few wise old souls remember the days when version control meant remembering to write the date on a floppy disk. But here in 2021, Git has revolutionized collaborative software development. Join Dylan Beattie of the Rockstar programming language to see the weird and wonderful ways we can use Git in unorthodox ways to affect new domains.

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