Emmanuel Gaillot (egaillot) is a software engineer and an experienced designer for theatre and dance. He has adapted XP practices and principles for the theatre, and he currently works on instilling performance art practices back into the field of software making. Emmanuel's areas of expertise include self-organizing teams, software making and Extreme Programming. He is a founding member of the Coders' Dojo in Paris. He works for Octo Technology as an XP coach.