Schedule

Check the schedule below to see when you can look forward to each session: we're a one-track conference so you won't miss any of the talks! Office hours sessions will run during the breaks and after party, check out what else is going on at the conference.

Tuesday 11 June

Barbican Hall Office Hours
08:30

Registration and breakfast

Barbican Hall 08:30 - 09:30

Office Hours 08:30 - 11:15
09:30

Welcome

Meri Williams

Meri Williams
Barbican Hall 09:30 - 10:10
10:10

Navigating team friction

Lara Hogan

Lara Hogan
Barbican Hall 10:10 - 10:40
10:40

I can’t do that for you Dave: undefined is not a function

Asim Hussain

Asim Hussain
Barbican Hall 10:40 - 10:50
10:50

Engage teams to achieve high performance

José Caldeira

José Caldeira
Barbican Hall 10:50 - 11:00
11:00

Bottoms up with OKRs

Whitney O'Banner

Whitney O'Banner
Barbican Hall 11:00 - 11:15
11:15

Refreshments

Barbican Hall 11:15 - 11:55

Office hours

Lara Hogan, Whitney O'Banner, José Caldeira, Asim Hussain

Lara Hogan
Whitney O'Banner
José Caldeira
Asim Hussain
Office Hours 11:15 - 11:55
11:55

The developer’s conundrum: what on earth does it mean to build AI software?

Ronald Ashri

Ronald Ashri
Barbican Hall 11:55 - 12:25

Office Hours 11:55 - 13:25
12:25

Guiding self-organising teams

Rebecca Hill

Rebecca Hill
Barbican Hall 12:25 - 12:35
12:35

12/10, Excellent doggo: the power of positive transformation

Heidi Waterhouse

Heidi Waterhouse
Barbican Hall 12:35 - 13:05
13:05

Lunch

Barbican Hall 13:05 - 14:15
13:25

Office hours

Heidi Waterhouse, Rebecca Hill, Ronald Ashri

Heidi Waterhouse
Rebecca Hill
Ronald Ashri
Office Hours 13:25 - 13:55
13:55

Office Hours 13:55 - 15:35
14:15

The reality of testing in an artificial world

Angie Jones

Angie Jones
Barbican Hall 14:15 - 14:45
14:45

A team in ten minutes

Steve Williams

Steve Williams
Barbican Hall 14:45 - 14:55
14:55

Level Up: Developing Developers

Melinda Seckington

Melinda Seckington
Barbican Hall 14:55 - 15:25
15:25

What I learnt about hiring diverse teams from conducting a fully-anonymous recruitment process

Bethan Vincent

Bethan Vincent
Barbican Hall 15:25 - 15:35
15:35

Refreshments

Barbican Hall 15:35 - 16:15

Office hours

Angie Jones, Steve Williams, Bethan Vincent, Melinda Seckington

Angie Jones
Steve Williams
Bethan Vincent
Melinda Seckington
Office Hours 15:35 - 16:15
16:15

Volunteers, not conscripts: fixing out-of-hours on-call

Brian Scanlan

Brian Scanlan
Barbican Hall 16:15 - 16:45

Office Hours 16:15 - 17:45
16:45

Give 10%, get 110%

Kate Beard

Kate Beard
Barbican Hall 16:45 - 16:55
16:55

Eiffel's Tower

Nickolas Means

Nickolas Means
Barbican Hall 16:55 - 17:35
17:35

Wrap up

Meri Williams

Meri Williams
Barbican Hall 17:35 - 17:45
17:45

After party

Barbican Hall 17:45 - 20:00

Office hours

Nickolas Means, Brian Scanlan, Kate Beard

Nickolas Means
Brian Scanlan
Kate Beard
Office Hours 17:45 - 18:15
18:15

Office Hours 18:15 - 20:00
20:00

End of Day 1

Barbican Hall 20:00 - 20:00

End of Day 1

Office Hours 20:00 - 20:00

Wednesday 12 June

Barbican Hall Office Hours
08:30

Breakfast

Barbican Hall 08:30 - 09:00

Office Hours 08:30 - 10:20
09:00

Welcome

Meri Williams

Meri Williams
Barbican Hall 09:00 - 09:10
09:10

Flavours of technical leadership

Pat Kua

Pat Kua
Barbican Hall 09:10 - 09:40
09:40

Inclusion starts with an I

Dora Militaru

Dora Militaru
Barbican Hall 09:40 - 09:50
09:50

Business as usual: how to stop drowning and learn to swim

Jonathan Stott

Jonathan Stott
Barbican Hall 09:50 - 10:20
10:20

Refreshments

Barbican Hall 10:20 - 11:00

Office hours

Pat Kua, Sal Freudenberg, Rita Mantler, Clare Sudbery, Jonathan Stott

Pat Kua
Sal Freudenberg
Rita Mantler
Clare Sudbery
Jonathan Stott
Office Hours 10:20 - 11:00
11:00

Behind the scenes of an effective & inclusive hiring process

Ola Sitarska

Ola Sitarska
Barbican Hall 11:00 - 11:30

Office Hours 11:00 - 12:40
11:30

Mobile development in 2019: native versus cross-platform

Miriam Busch

Miriam Busch
Barbican Hall 11:30 - 11:40
11:40

Building security culture on infrastructure teams

Franklin Hu

Franklin Hu
Barbican Hall 11:40 - 12:10
12:10

Why we should be scared of Shor's Algorithm right now

James Birnie

James Birnie
Barbican Hall 12:10 - 12:20
12:20

Lunch

Barbican Hall 12:20 - 13:30
12:40

Office hours

Franklin Hu, James Birnie, Ola Sitarska, Neha Batra, Miriam Busch

Franklin Hu
James Birnie
Ola Sitarska
Neha Batra
Miriam Busch
Office Hours 12:40 - 13:10
13:10

Office Hours 13:10 - 14:40
13:30

Navigating front-end architecture like a Neopian

Julia Nguyen

Julia Nguyen
Barbican Hall 13:30 - 14:00
14:00

How long is a piece of string: the key to solving the conundrum of software estimation.

Jonathan Rigby

Jonathan Rigby
Barbican Hall 14:00 - 14:10
14:10

Silence isn't golden, it's deadly!

Paula Kennedy

Paula Kennedy
Barbican Hall 14:10 - 14:40
14:40

Refreshments

Barbican Hall 14:40 - 15:20

Office hours

Julia Nguyen, Jonathan Rigby, Paula Kennedy

Julia Nguyen
Jonathan Rigby
Paula Kennedy
Office Hours 14:40 - 15:20
15:20

Leading the team through a rapid growth

Joanna Chwastowska

Joanna Chwastowska
Barbican Hall 15:20 - 15:50

Office Hours 15:20 - 16:45
15:50

Facilitation techniques 202

Neha Batra

Neha Batra
Barbican Hall 15:50 - 16:00
16:00

A button to pause time: how to live outside the clock

Sal Freudenberg and Clare Sudbery

Sal Freudenberg
Clare Sudbery
Barbican Hall 16:00 - 16:30
16:30

Wrap up

Meri Williams

Meri Williams
Barbican Hall 16:30 - 16:45
16:45

Conference ends

Barbican Hall 16:45 - 16:45

Office Hours 16:45 - 16:45

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