Building a Better Web
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Schedule: People and teams sessions

9:00am–9:40am Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Location: 212 A/B
Secondary topics:  Building great teams, Engineering culture
Kathleen Vignos (Twitter)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
Constant change—caused by high attrition, frequent reorganization, shifting priorities, and management turnover, among other reasons—is the new normal. It takes months to onboard a new team member and get them adding value. Kathleen Vignos offers tips, shortcuts, and stories for stabilizing a team and finding a path to productivity amid the chaos. Read more.
3:35pm–4:15pm Thursday, June 22, 2017
Location: 210 BF
Secondary topics:  Building great teams, Case studies and comparisons, Maintaining sites and applications
Joao Fernandes (Docker)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
Getting early adopters is hard, but bringing your product to the rest of the world is harder. Known as crossing the chasm, this is a make-or-break moment. Joao Fernandes explains how good docs can help you cross the chasm and ensure you won't need to spend your days holding users' hands and shares the processes and tools Docker uses to deliver docs in a continuous way. Read more.