Leadership workshops

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

08:00:00 1h

WELCOME

Registration and refreshments

Welcome to LeadingEng London 2022

10:00:00

WELCOME

Welcome to LeadDev New York

A welcome to LeadDev New York 2022 from the host David Yee.

10:00:00

Welcome from our Headline Sponsor

A welcome from our partner Code Climate

10:10:00

Building Culture through Communication

Neha Batra talks about building a team culture requires time, care, attention, and intention.

10:40:00

The clean code protocol

Usha Kuchibhotla focuses on providing simple and easy steps to aid in adopting clean code practices during a fast-paced development environment without affecting velocity of the team.

10:50:00

Instilling the built-in quality mindset into a dev team

Larissa Rosochansky and Rafael Cintra look at how we, as Technical Leaders, can help our teams to understand that quality is not the QA’s work, and must be distilled in every action, every line of code, every single little commit the team does.

11:20:00 30 min

BREAK

Refreshments

Enjoy some refreshments during the break

11:50:00

Effective observability in microservice architectures

Lesley Cordero focuses on which observability practices and microservice architecture patterns align well and set microservice organizations up for success.

12:20:00

Rubrics cubed: Attempting to quantify the qualitative in the interview process

Shawna Martell and Dan Fike discussed how they created their rubrics and introduced them to their organization, and what they discovered about how the process has affected their hiring outcomes.

12:30:00

Level up your code reviews

Denise Yu gets us thinking about code reviews in terms of different lenses to help engineers of all experience levels build a vocabulary for seeking and providing feedback in a healthy, thoughtful, and collaborative way.

12:40:00

Bottom up org change and evolution

Sebastian Duque explains how Intercom has been successful at empowering engineers to drive organizational change.

13:10:00 80 mins

BREAK

Lunch

We'll take a break for lunch

14:30:00

Software estimation - embracing nuance and controlled chaos

Karl Sanford explains how to embrace nuance, control chaos, and begin to confidently deliver on your commitments.

15:00:00

Harassers are nice to me

Sarah Milstein looks at techniques for surfacing and addressing bad behaviour in the workplace.

15:10:00

Legacy, technical debt & migrations

My Monolith is Melting: Lessons from Legacy

Meri Williams looks at a real-world example of how she undertook the technical, cultural and process challenges to move to continuous delivery in a big organisation.

Featuring:

15:40:00 30 min

BREAK

Refreshments

Enjoy some refreshments during the break

16:10:00

Equipping your team to support junior developers

Aisha Blake discusses actionable steps for building junior-inclusive practices through active reflection, sustainable processes, and a focus on empathetic communication.

16:40:00

The Map Book: Visual Storytelling With Roadmaps

Tadeh Hakopian looks at what is possible using an illustrative Roadmap to tell a story and inform your team on all the critical details in an intuitive and fun way.

16:50:00

Death and life of great software teams

Vaidehi Joshi looks at how we can apply Jane Jacobs principles of a vibrant city to a vibrant codebase.

17:20:00 10 min

CLOSE

Wrap-up

Closing session

Featuring:

17:30:00 90 min

NETWORK

Networking mixer sponsored by Clockwise

Network with our community

19:00:00

Closing remarks

Closing remarks

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