Wednesday July 28, 2021
Your startup is taking off. Can you avoid getting lost in space? Learn how to stick your moonshot in this series of conversations with leaders who’ve successfully scaled.
Speaker: Chris Bach, Co-founder, Chief Strategy and Creative Officer, Netlify
Date: July 28th at 10:30am PDT / 1:30pm EDT
No matter how clearly you see the company’s goals as a leader, if the rest of the team can’t see your vision, they can’t move toward it. During hypergrowth, one of the most challenging areas for leaders to maintain is clarity of purpose and direction. Netlify’s Chief Strategy Officer, Chris Bach, drives a consistent mission statement to unify the company. In this fireside chat, Chris will uncover how to:
Speaker: Ryan Burgess, Sr. Software Engineering Manager, Netflix
Date: Aug 4th at 12:30pm PDT / 3:30pm EDT
During hypergrowth, it feels like you can’t hire engineers fast enough. When your engineering team is doubling in size every year, how do you maintain collaboration, fast delivery, and high quality? Ryan Burgess helped navigate these challenges at Netflix. During this fireside chat, we’ll learn how Netflix handled exponential growth in their engineering organization, including:
Speaker: Dawn Parzych, Manager, Developer Marketing, LaunchDarkly
Date: Aug 10th at 8am PDT / 11am EDT
The strength of every company stands on three pillars: the product, the customers, and the team. During hypergrowth, it can feel nearly impossible to keep all three pillars stable — and in many cases, the team is the first pillar to fall. At LaunchDarkly, Dawn Parzych combines her developer marketing expertise with her background in psychology to help keep the product, customers, and people of LaunchDarkly happy. This fireside chat will be packed with actionable strategies and valuable insights into:
Jason Lengstorf is the VP of Developer Experience at Netlify, where he works to improve the experience of building and deploying to the modern web. He also hosts Learn With Jason, a live-streamed video show where he pairs with people in the community to learn something new in 90 minutes. He’s passionate about building healthy, efficient teams and systems, and he’s done his best to positively influence the community, leadership, and technical health of open source and companies including Gatsby and IBM.
Wednesday July 28, 2021
Registration is free and open to anyone interested in joining the event. The event is perfect for engineering and business leaders who want to master growth and build a healthy team and culture, from fellow tech leaders and experts in the trenches.