Schedule: Velocity Culture sessions

Listed below are the preliminary Velocity Culture sessions and workshops confirmed to date. Additional sessions will be added as they are confirmed. Schedule subject to change.

Ballroom ABCD
This presentation will be streamed live.
Kate Matsudaira (popforms)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 13 ratings)
At conferences there are always talks covering technical strategies, new tools and software, but this talk will aim to cover something completely different – the soft skills needed to be the very best at any job in operations or engineering. The talk will cover strategies and techniques to help the audience go from being a consistent 7 to moving up a level and reaching a 10. Read more.
Ballroom ABCD
Tim Lossen (wooga - world of gaming)
Average rating: **...
(2.33, 9 ratings)
Wooga has always been numbers-driven, but last year putting core metrics up on dashboards really took off in our office. In this talk, I present some cool real-life examples, and give practical advice on both the hardware and software side of creating custom dashboards. Read more.
Ballroom ABCD
Rachel Walls (Opscode)
Average rating: **...
(2.67, 3 ratings)
The momentum gathered by DevOps and Continuous Integration in small, flexible organizations is hard to mimic in large enterprises, but the cultural change that is necessary to evolve with these methodologies isn't unattainable. Read more.
Ballroom ABCD
Steve Bennett (Daemon Solutions Ltd)
Average rating: ****.
(4.43, 7 ratings)
In this presentation I will explore how we as IT professionals can learn from the medical profession when it comes to diagnosing particularly complex issues. Read more.
Ballroom ABCD
Adam Jacob (Chef)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 11 ratings)
Adam Jacob comes at you with the infamous Choose Your Own Adventure talk. Read more.
Mission City B1
Nathan Yergler (Eventbrite)
Average rating: **...
(2.17, 6 ratings)
"Technical debt" is a fact of life for most projects that are lucky enough to reach maturity or a wide user base. How that technical debt is managed can determine whether a project continues to thrive or collapses under its own weight. This talk will discuss strategies for learning from your debt and evolving systems, while still serving customers. Read more.


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