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Thursday, August 20 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Crossing International Waters: Thoughts from Startup Journeys to Global Scale — Supported by Highspot

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A growing startup deals with a wide variety of challenges in the category of “how to scale”. What happens when you experience a massively increasing volume of data? How do you make your product accessible in more languages? What do you need to consider when supporting customers in other countries? We will tackle all of these questions, and more!  A panel of technical experts in various topics related to scaling will speak to their personal experiences and learnings on these and other questions. Following the panel, join us for a collaborative discussion to explore and share more about our collective ideas and experiences on these topics.

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Caitlin Duckworth

Associate Program Manager, Engineering Operations, Highspot

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Kat Perreira

Software Engineer, Highspot
Born and raised in Hawaii, Kat attended Kamehameha Schools where she developed a deep connection to her native Hawaiian culture and a strong interest in science, math and technology. After working for a number of years in undergraduate research, Kat made the decision to switch careers... Read More →
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Jonathan Yeong

Senior Software Engineer, Highspot
Jonathan is a Senior Software Engineer at Highspot. Originally from Australia, he graduated from the University of NSW. After graduating, he had a brief stint as an iOS developer until he found Ruby in 2015. He immediately fell in love with Ruby’s inclusive and welcoming community.A... Read More →
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Semret Nicodimos

Software Development Engineer I, Remity
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Fatima Ijaz

Group Engineering Manager, Microsoft
Fatima is an engineering manager for Visual Studio engineering. She has 15 years of experience developing highly scalable services like Azure compute and Bing Ads. In her current role she is focused on increasing developer productivity and improving dev inner loop experience. She... Read More →

Thursday August 20, 2020 4:00pm - 5:30pm PDT