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Chad Dickerson

Keynote
Location: Ballroom I - II
Please note: This and all other keynotes will be live streamed and recorded.
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Keynote by Chad Dickerson, CTO, Etsy.

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Chad Dickerson

Etsy

Chad Dickerson is CTO at Etsy, the world’s most vibrant handmade marketplace, based in Brooklyn, NY. As of January 2011, Etsy had over 6.9 million registered members and over 400,000 active sellers with 7.7 million listings in the marketplace. Etsy is a continuous deployment shop, deploying over 25 times per day across a team of 60 engineers, operating in a spirit of dev/ops cooperation and transparency across the team. Chad blogs at Code as Craft (the Etsy engineering blog) and his own blog. You can follow him on Twitter.

Prior to Etsy, Chad was at Yahoo!, where he led the Yahoo! Developer Network, Advanced Products, and Brickhouse groups. Chad started the Hack Day program at Yahoo in 2005. Before that, Chad was CTO at InfoWorld (IDG), and Salon.com.

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Shahbaz Javeed
05/20/2011 1:07pm EDT

Chad, that was a very informative and inspirational keynote. Thanks!