Vincit Dev Talks

Thursday, June 30th

6:00 PM

Join Us In-Person or Remote

Passcode: 351452
Zoom access begins 6:15 PM PST

What is Vincit Dev Talks?


Vincit Dev Talks is a community for the curious-minded who are interested in staying up to date with what’s happening in tech development, user experience design, and business strategy. Our programming of both virtual and on-site speaker series provides interesting talks from passionate experts that appeal to business owners, developers, designers, and marketers alike! Vincit Talks will be brief but informative, leaving time for Q&A after each session.


6:00–6:45 PM

Networking Hour + Food

Visit with the local tech enthusiasts and featured panelists while enjoying free drinks and food.

6:45–7:00 PM

Welcoming Words

Introductions and a warm welcome from Vincit USA’s CEO, Ville Houttu.

7:00-7:20 PM

What do Microservices and Spaghetti Have in Common?

Microservice architecture is one way to scale your software development. However, if you just run into the microservices world without proper planning, you might end up having a distributed microservices spaghetti. Come and hear Jari’s war story about how to avoid that.

7:25–7:45 PM

Hot Takes About Automated Testing

Automated testing is a fiercely debated and often controversial topic, in this talk Jody will be sharing some of the spiciest takes on unit testing and how he’s learned to approach testing.

Meet the Speakers

Jari Laari
Software Developer, Vincit

Jari is an experienced hands-on Lead Software Developer specializing in large-scale web applications. Jari also mentors fellow engineers, demonstrates technical experience, and leads teams in solving challenging problems. When not on his laptop, Jari prefers doing CrossFit, tennis, and horseback riding.

Jody LeCompte
Software Developer, Vincit

Jody is a Senior Fullstack Developer hailing from Louisiana. Coming from a background in marketing, he seeks to answer every business problem with a software solution that is fast, robust, and highly accessible. As a lifetime student, he is dedicated to always honing his edge and learning new and improved ways to craft exceptional user experiences and sharing his experience through mentoring and producing learning content. When away from a keyboard, he spends the bulk of his time being a dad to miniature humans and a vast zoo, and occasionally finding time for brewing home made beer and wine.

Social media: #vincitdevtalks

Time & Place

Thursday, June 30th at 6:00PM


200 Spectrum Center Drive, Suite 300, Irvine, CA 92618

Join us in-person or remotely

Important Health and Safety Considerations

In the interest of the health and safety of our panelists, attendees, and community, we are taking precautions in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Please take note:

  • If you or anyone in your household is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, we ask that you stay home and attend virtually rather than in-person.
  • WeWork follows CDC guidelines for minimizing contagion risk. The facility is sanitized before and after the event, and precautionary measures regarding increased ventilation and social distancing will be taken.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

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