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Tech Lead Circle

Moderated by: Winfield Peterson
Location: Ballroom III

This Birds of a Feather session is for current or aspiring technical leaders in the Rails community. Having a strong peer group of other tech leads is crucial to debate ideas, get advice, and plan for the future. This session hopes to introduce people from different organizations with common experience stepping up to leadership roles from engineering.

How do you manage your time between building features and leading a team?

How do you mentor more junior engineers or folks who are struggling?

What development processes are you using to solve problems in your team?

How do you set technical direction without writing all the code yourself?