Salt Lake Software Symposium

June 29 - 30, 2012

Paul Rayner

Paul Rayner

Founder and Owner at Virtual Genius LLC

Paul is a seasoned design coach and leadership mentor, helping teams ignite their design skills via Domain-Driven Design (DDD) and Behavior-Driven Development (BDD). He gets teams unstuck through intensive coaching workshops and hands-on pair programming, combined with focused one-on-one leadership mentoring. His company Virtual Genius, provides training and coaching in collaborative design for agile teams. Paul actively serves the community: teaching classes in BDD and DDD, contributing to OSS, and co-leading the DDD Denver Meetup group.

Look for him speaking at user groups and at local and international conferences. Paul is from Perth, Australia, but chooses to live, work and play with his wife and two children, in Denver, Colorado. He tweets with an Australian accent at @ThePaulRayner and blogs at


Fri 8:45 AM Domain Modeling Using Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
Fri 10:45 AM Strategic Design Using DDD
Fri 1:15 PM Using DDD Patterns for Supple Design
Fri 3:00 PM Aggregate-Oriented Modeling with DDD and NoSQL
Fri 4:45 PM Measure for Measure – Lean Principles for Effective Metrics and Motivation