Schedule

The Lead Developer New York is a one-track conference with office hours sessions running during the breaks, lunchtime and happy hour so you won't miss any of the talks.

There's no need to pre-register for the office hours, you can just drop in and chat with the speakers.

Hosack hall Office hours
08:20

Registration and refreshments

Hosack hall 08:20 - 09:20

Office hours 08:20 - 10:50
09:20

Welcome

Lara Hogan and Meri Williams

Lara Hogan
Meri Williams
Hosack hall 09:20 - 09:30
09:30

Creating a career ladder for engineers

Marco Rogers

Marco Rogers
Hosack hall 09:30 - 10:00
10:00

Deconstructing the monolith: designing software that maximizes developer productivity

Kirsten Westeinde

Kirsten Westeinde
Hosack hall 10:00 - 10:20
10:20

Taking pain away from on-call

Fernanda G Weiden

Fernanda G Weiden
Hosack hall 10:20 - 10:50
10:50

Morning break

Hosack hall 10:50 - 11:20

Office hours

Fernanda G Weiden, Kirsten Westeinde, Marco Rogers

Fernanda G Weiden
Kirsten Westeinde
Marco Rogers
Office hours 10:50 - 11:20
11:20

Why production is complex, and how to detangle and understand it

Liz Fong-Jones

Liz Fong-Jones
Hosack hall 11:20 - 11:50

Office hours 11:20 - 13:30
11:50

Communicating and documenting architectural decisions

David Ayers

David Ayers
Hosack hall 11:50 - 12:20
12:20

The future of cross-platform is native

Justin Mancinelli

Justin Mancinelli
Hosack hall 12:20 - 12:30
12:30

Managing the burnout burndown

Anjuan Simmons and Dr Aneika Simmons

Anjuan Simmons
Dr Aneika Simmons
Hosack hall 12:30 - 13:00
13:00

Lunch

Hosack hall 13:00 - 14:00
13:30

Office hours

Justin Mancinelli, David Ayers, Liz Fong-Jones, Anjuan Simmons, Dr Aneika Simmons

Justin Mancinelli
David Ayers
Liz Fong-Jones
Anjuan Simmons
Dr Aneika Simmons
Office hours 13:30 - 14:00
14:00

Being right is only half the battle

Rod Begbie

Rod Begbie
Hosack hall 14:00 - 14:30

Office hours 14:00 - 15:40
14:30

Being glue

Tanya Reilly

Tanya Reilly
Hosack hall 14:30 - 15:00
15:00

Resilience engineering mythbusting

Will Gallego

Will Gallego
Hosack hall 15:00 - 15:10
15:10

Remote-first teams work better: productivity lessons for co-located and remote-friendly teams

Nassim Kammah

Nassim Kammah
Hosack hall 15:10 - 15:40
15:40

Afternoon break

Hosack hall 15:40 - 16:10

Office hours

Rod Begbie, Nassim Kammah, Tanya Reilly, Will Gallego

Rod Begbie
Nassim Kammah
Tanya Reilly
Will Gallego
Office hours 15:40 - 16:10
16:10

Leading engineering teams through massive change

Yvette Pasqua

Yvette Pasqua
Hosack hall 16:10 - 16:20

Office hours 16:10 - 17:40
16:20

Crucial career conversations: a framework in practice

Adrienne Lowe

Adrienne Lowe
Hosack hall 16:20 - 16:50
16:50

Principles for managing product quality

Kwame Thomison

Kwame Thomison
Hosack hall 16:50 - 17:00
17:00

Scaling yourself during hypergrowth

Julia Grace

Julia Grace
Hosack hall 17:00 - 17:30
17:30

Wrap up

Lara Hogan and Meri Williams

Lara Hogan
Meri Williams
Hosack hall 17:30 - 17:40
17:40

Drinks reception

Hosack hall 17:40 - 19:40

Office hours

Julia Grace, Adrienne Lowe, Yvette Pasqua, Kwame Thomison

Julia Grace
Adrienne Lowe
Yvette Pasqua
Kwame Thomison
Office hours 17:40 - 19:40

Sponsors

Are you looking to grow your engineering team, engage with the community and gain brand exposure? Please get in touch with Daisy Wort, Sponsorship Manager, to request a sponsor pack.

WeWork

Platinum Diversity & Inclusion Sponsor

Hired

Platinum Sponsor

Slack

Platinum Sponsor

OnDeck

Gold Diversity & Inclusion

Big Nerd Ranch

Gold Sponsor

Code Climate

Gold Sponsor

N26

Gold Sponsor

O'Reilly

Gold Sponsor

ThoughtWorks

Gold Sponsor

GoCD

Gold Sponsor

Peloton

Gold Sponsor

Linode

Gold Sponsor

Datadog

Gold Sponsor

Shopify

Gold Sponsor

IBM

Gold Sponsor

Allstacks

Silver Sponsor

Squarespace

Silver Sponsor

Stickermule

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