WebHack#30 Secrets to Going Up Your Career Ladder
Panel Discussion & Workshop
Organizing : WebHack
Panel + Fireside Chat + Q&A
Panel + Workshop (new and limited!)
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WebHack never stops evolving! Embracing a new year, WebHack produces the first panel and workshop with fantastic panelists 🛋 : engineering heads from Indeed, Pivitol, and U-Next, to share their secrets to climbing up their career ladders 💪
Come hear from panelists, make your personal career plan and chat with all the attendees in the networking session 🎉
Zach Brown, Director, Pivotal Labs Tokyo
Zach started his career as a software developer, working as a contractor and consultant across many industries before becoming a team lead and technical manager. Now he runs Pivotal Labs, a consultancy dedicated to helping enterprises build software using Lean and Agile (Extreme Programming). He's a strong advocate for pair programming, TDD, and cat memes. See more on his LinkedIn
Benjamin Smith, Engineering Director, Indeed
Benjamin's team is focused on helping Small and Medium Businesses fulfill their hiring needs. Benjamin loves continuous improvement, people who are inclusive, hip hop, and working for mission driven organizations who help people. See more on his LinkedIn.
Don Werve, Senior Engineering Manager, Indeed
Originally designed by California as a destructive testing device for Apple laptops, Don has spent the past decade gathering stories of daring and valor in the trenches of software engineering management. When not Indeeding, Don spends his time divided between the kitchen, the library, the gym, and dancing like it's 1929. See more on his LinkedIn.
Rutong Li, CTO, U-NEXT
Being in software industry for over 10 years, Rutong Li has profound experience in both engineering and management. As the U-Next's CTO, he leads and orchestrates an engineer department by bringing in innovation as well as solid technology. See more on his LinkedIn.
Zack Kobayashi, Senior Learning & Development Facilitator, Indeed
Zack started his career teaching English in southern Japan before moving to Tokyo to move into a more corporate space. After moving to Tokyo, Zack spent some time in recruitment before joining Indeed as a corporate trainer. Zack facilitates behavior trainings that are aimed for all Indeed employees to further develop their interpersonal and professional skills. See more on his LinkedIn.
Ryan Cohen, Senior Engineer, U-NEXT
Ryan Cohen is a Senior Engineer at U-NEXT. Ryan also is building the U-NEXT web frontend and helping improve internal developer workflows, manage DevOps, and more. Ryan also maintains several popular OSS projects, as well as a website that is visited by over 3 million unique visitors a month. See more on his LinkedIn.
|18:45 - 19:15||Registration and Food|
|19:15 - 20:15||Panel Discussion: Secrets to going up your career ladder|
|20:30 - 21:00||In parallel:
-Fireside Chat: Challenges of managing a team
-Workshop: Set up your personal career goal in 2020
|21:00 - 21:30||Networking & Mingling|
- Indeed Tamachi 18F
- 3-chōme-1-21 Shibaura, Minato City, Tōkyō-to 108-0023, Japan
- contact (0) 3-4563-6795 if you can't get it
- Tamachi Station or
- Mita Station
- Indeed Tamachi Office 18F