Human Velocity: Managing the Complexities of the Technical Workday

Operations and Culture
Location: King's Suite - Sandringham Level: Intermediate
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Junior developers and CTOs alike will benefit from this engaging discussion about the importance of structured personal productivity. Matthew proposes a unique and holistic definition of time management and teaches the audience how to pursue professional goals while minimizing stress, confusion and oversight. The audience will walk away with strategies and suggestions for building a highly personalized productivity framework, without suffering through the self-help vibe that often accompanies productivity discussions. The talk concludes by arguing that meticulous personal organization is an attribute shared among some of the most successful people in history.

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Matt Canning


Matthew Canning is a dynamic public speaker who draws from a rich history of technical expertise. He currently serves as manager of web development for Comcast Interactive Media, and is the author of the upcoming mind-hacking book series, Become Better at Everything. He has served as technical reviewer for several publications, most recently Pro Data Visualization using R and JavaScript (APress). He presents often on personal productivity, inspiration, technology, creativity, memory development, and a range of other topics.

Twitter: @MatthewCanning


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