Track: Beyond Being an Individual Contributor

Location: Pacific LMNO

Day of week: Monday

Beyond being an individual contributor. Building and Evolving mangers and tech leadership.

Track Host:
Jarrod Overson
Engineering Director @ShapeSecurity & JavaScript Expert

Jarrod has been developing on the web for over 15 years in both startups and global companies and currently works at Shape Security. Previously at Riot Games and Napster, Jarrod has worked in every corner of web technology and is an active proponent and contributor to open source, creator of Plato and co-author of Developing Web Components.

10:35am - 11:25am

by Ivana Mcconnell
UX Design @CustomerIO. Editorial assistant @OffscreenMag, Runs @FacetsDigest &

Management and leadership are not about doing great work ourselves, but empowering others to do the same. The best leaders understand what makes their charges tick, not just as engineers, but as people. But how do we know we're ready to take that next step, and be successful in leading and inspiring others?

Mentorship is not trivial: it provides a bridge between being a practitioner and being a leader. This talk will define...

1:40pm - 2:30pm

by Matt Abrahams
Co-Founder and Principal at Bold Echo Communications Solutions

Audiences crave authentic, bold communication, however, many presenters are uneasy speaking in public. Learn proven concepts to help reduce your anxiety and improve your connection with your audience. You will leave this session with several techniques for developing and delivering clear, confident, and compelling presentations/meetings that will make you and your communication "audience ready."

2:55pm - 3:45pm

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4:10pm - 5:00pm

by Ariya Hidayat
VP of Engineering @ShapeSecurity & Creator of PhantomJS

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5:25pm - 6:15pm

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