Build resilient systems at scale
28–30 October 2015 • Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Lorna Mitchell

Lorna Mitchell
Consultant, IBM

Website | @lornajane

Lorna Mitchell is a Leeds-based developer advocate with IBM Cloud Data Services. She brings her technical expertise on a range of topics to audiences all over the world with her writing and speaking engagements, always delivered with a very practical slant. Lorna is the author of PHP Web Services (O’Reilly), PHP Master (Sitepoint), and Git Workbook (Leanpub) and is regularly published at a number of outlets, including net magazine and her blog,


13:45–14:25 Thursday, 29/10/2015
Location: G104/105
Samantha QuiƱones (AOL), Patrick Debois (Jedi), Lorna Mitchell (IBM), Lindsay Holmwood (Australian Government Digital Transformation Office)
Average rating: ***..
(3.91, 23 ratings)
The topic of burnout has become front of mind for many people in our industry due to recent events. The individual consequences are potentially very damaging, ranging from a lack of career advancement to severe mental health problems, and in a few rare cases, suicide. But the focus cannot simply be on individuals - pervasive organizational issues contribute most significantly to burnout. Read more.
13:45–14:25 Friday, 30/10/2015
Location: Emerald Room
Average rating: ****.
(4.41, 17 ratings)
Find out how adding a robot to your chat channel can increase communication between team members and the tools they use. Featuring Hubot, the friendly open source robot from GitHub. Read more.