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LeadDev audience

LeadDev London is a conference for engineering managers

Get ready for behind-the-scenes case studies from top engineering organizations, practical advice and frameworks, and community networking with leaders from around the globe. 

Make the most of the learning opportunity with a leadership workshop before the conference, hosted by industry-leading tutors.

Connect with leaders from...

  • Tesco
  • Economist
  • Financial Times
  • Gitlab
  • slack

The LeadDev experience

If you haven't attended one of our live events, take a look at the New York 2022 highlights!

Key takeaways

Understanding Metrics

Understanding metrics

Nurturing Team Culture

Nurturing team culture

Creating growth strategies

Creating growth strategies

Building effective teams

Building effective teams

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Featured speakers

Get unparalleled access to engineering managers who've built industry-leading tools, products, and teams.

Meri Williams
Meri Williams CTO and Advisor
Jasmine James Square Head of Developer Infrastructure for Devices Software Engineering
Vitor Reis Delivery Hero Director of Engineering
Nickolas Means
Nickolas Means Sym VP of Engineering
Gabby Llanillo
Gabby Llanillo Riot Games QA Engineer II and Quality Lead
Raul Chedrese 7shifts Principal Engineer
Laveena Ramchandani Easyjet Testing & Quality Assurance Lead
Phil Bennett Klarna Engineering Manager / Accountable Group Lead
Laura Tacho Laura Tacho Consulting Engineering Leadership Coach
Jenny Sivapalan accuRx Engineering Manager
Alex Sunderland
Alexandra Sunderland Fellow Senior Engineering Manager
Sadhana Gopal Shopify Engineering Manager
Hywel Carver Skiller Whale CEO
Neil Kimmett
Neil Kimmett ClassPass Director of Engineering
Anna Granta
Anna Granta Anna Granta Coaching CEO & Coach
Supriya Srivatsa Atlassian Software Engineer
Humayra Hanif
Humayra Hanif Senior Software Engineer
Andrew Harmel-Law Thoughtworks Technical Principal
Jemma Bolland
Jemma Bolland The Scale Factory COO
Gus Fune
Gus Fune Div Brands CTO
Daniel Burke Twitter Senior Engineering Manager
John Apostol Handshake Engineering Manager
Lisa Karlin Curtis Software Engineer
Marcus Gardiner Softwire Technical Lead
Grygoriy Gonchar heycar VP of Engineering
Jessie Auguste Cybsafe Software Engineer
Amber Shand Cybsafe Frontend Engineer
Katja Lotz Epidemic Sound Engineering Manager
Clare Sudbery
Clare Sudbery Sudbery Software Engineering Ltd Independent Technical Coach
Alex Canessa Digital Detox Head of Engineering

Join us for the LeadDev London 2022 Meetup

Celebrate the eve of LeadDev London with our free to attend LeadDev London Meetup on June 6, 6pm at The Microsoft Reactor. We are excited to welcome back LeadDev London 2022 and our engineering community after a three year hiatus.

Featuring some short talks and refreshments, it's the perfect opportunity for some pre-event networking and inspiration.

Co-located events for your entire engineering team

LeadingEng - The dedicated event for CTO-track engineering leadership

The highest levels of engineering org management are challenging and isolating.

Register your interest for the invite-only event curated for Directors, VPs, and CTOs on June 10.

Lon timetable meetup

COVID safety guidelines at the conference

Your health, safety, and comfort are priorities for us. To make sure you can enjoy the conference without worry, we are following local and international COVID guidelines and best practices.


Convince your manager

Want to attend our conference but not sure how to bring up the subject with your manager? Take a look at our sample email we have developed for you to use to help you explain the value of attending LeadDev London and how you'll benefit from the insights shared!

LeadDev New York safety

This was a truly amazing event, so welcoming and inclusive. I left feeling inspired and motivated.

Engineering manager

This was the most educational conference I've been to. Thank you for including a diverse set of speakers with a high bar for content. I took a lot away from this and it's making an immediate impact on how I approach my job as a lead dev.

Lead developer

Thank you thank you thank you! This was one of the most valuable conferences I have been to. I am already planning how to put what I heard into action.

Senior engineering manager

Conference location

Barbican Centre

Silk St, Barbican, London EC2Y 8DS


Workshop location

etc.venues Avonmouth House

6 Avonmouth St, London SE1 6NX