Episode 466

Pairing on Code and Conference Talks with Selena Small and Michael Milewski


April 19th, 2023

32 mins 27 secs

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About this Episode

Selena Small and Michael Milewski are a pair of Senior developers from Melbourne, Australia that not only love to pair on code but getting ready for a world tour of conference talks. Fresh off the roles as co-MCs for Rubyconf AU, the pair speak with Jemma and Brittany about why they are advocates for pairing, some pairing horror stories and how they would describe the Australian Ruby community.

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