Training: June 20–21, 2016
Tutorials: June 21, 2016
Keynotes & Sessions: June 22–23, 2016
Santa Clara, CA
J. Paul Reed

J. Paul Reed
Principal, Release Engineering Approaches

Website | @jpaulreed

J. Paul Reed is the founder of Release Engineering Approaches, a consultancy incorporating a host of tools and techniques to help organizations “Simply Ship. Every time.” Paul has worked across a number of industries, from financial services to cloud-based infrastructure, with teams from 2 to 2,000 on everything from tooling, operational analysis and improvement, and team culture transformation to business value optimization. He is also the chief delivery officer and a visiting scientist at Praxisflow.


4:35pm–5:15pm Wednesday, 06/22/2016
Organizational optimization
Location: Mission City Ballroom M1 - 2 Level: Beginner
J. Paul Reed (Release Engineering Approaches), Kevina Finn-Braun (Salesforce)
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Are "blameless" postmortems real? Sure, small companies here and there talk about it, but what about large enterprises? J. Paul Reed and Kevina Finn-Braun discuss the hurdles, lessons, and surprises of rolling out actionable retrospectives in a large, complex organization, including what works, what doesn't, and techniques that, well. . .the jury is still out on. Read more.
10:50am–11:20am Thursday, 06/23/2016
Office Hours
Location: ORM booth table 2
J. Paul Reed (Release Engineering Approaches), Kevina Finn-Braun (Salesforce)
Join Kevina and Paul at Table 2 in the O'Reilly booth during the Thursday morning break to discuss deploying a "blameless" culture and extending the Dreyfus model. Read more.