For the last 3 years I have been lucky enough to present/attend the SPA conference. SPA (Software Practice Advancement) is doing an Autumn series of 5 talks in London starting in September. Looks to be an interesting mix which I thought would be worth sharing.

Developer Tools and Environments

Kevin McGuire (IBM Canada)

Teams and Organisations

Joseph Pelrine (MetaProg)

Enterprise Architecture

Rob James (HSBC)
Eoin Woods (Barclays Gobal Investors)

New Application Architectures: building for web, desktop and mobile

Andrew Shorten (Adobe)

Large and Complex Projects

Nick Ababurko (IBM)

http://bcs-spa.org/autumn-series-programme.html