Schedule

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Wednesday, November 30th, 2022

07:50AM PST

Conference Introduction and Keynote:

On Beyond Serverless: CALM Lessons and a New Stack for Programming the Cloud

Joe Hellerstein - University of California, Berkeley

09:00AM PST

Break

09:20AM PST

Track:
Architectures You've Always Wondered About

Live Q&A

Amazon DynamoDB: Evolution of a Hyper-Scale Cloud Database Service

Akshat Vig - Amazon Web Services

Track:
Staff+ Engineer Path

Live Q&A

Unraveling Techno-Solutionism: How I fell out of love with “Ethical” Machine Learning

Katharine Jarmul - Thoughtworks

Track:
Rethinking Our Relationship with the Frontend

Live Q&A

Everyone Can Be a Full-Stack Engineer

Alex Cole - Convex

Track:
Sponsored Solution Track

Live Q&A Sponsored

A Data Mesh Is Born

Lorenzo Pirazzini - Agile Lab

10:10AM PST

Break

10:30AM PST

Track:
Architectures You've Always Wondered About

Live Q&A

Honeycomb: How We Used Serverless to Speed Up Our Servers

Jessica Kerr - Honeycomb.io

Track:
Staff+ Engineer Path

Live Q&A

The Secret to Finding Impactful Projects to Land a Staff-Plus Engineer Role

Akhilesh Gupta - LinkedIn

Track:
Rethinking Our Relationship with the Frontend

Live Q&A

Building Typesafe APIs with tRPC & TypeScript

Brian Douglas - Open Sauced

Track:
Sponsored Solution Track

Live Q&A Sponsored

From a JVM monolith to lambdas: THINK SMALL, deliver more with less

Adam Murray - Prismic

11:20AM PST

Break

11:40AM PST

Track:
Architectures You've Always Wondered About

Live Q&A

Azure Cosmos DB: Low Latency and High Availability at Planet Scale

Mei-Chin Tsai - Microsoft

Vinod Sridharan - Microsoft

Track:
Staff+ Engineer Path

Live Q&A

How Community Engagement Can Boost Your Staff-Plus Career

Eder Ignatowicz - Red Hat

Track:
Rethinking Our Relationship with the Frontend

Live Q&A

What the Data Says: Emerging Technical Trends in Front-End and How They Affect You

Laurie Voss - Netlify

12:30PM PST

Break

12:50PM PST

Track:
Architectures You've Always Wondered About

Live Q&A

From Zero to A Hundred Billion: Building Scalable Real Time Event Processing At DoorDash

Allen Wang - DoorDash

Track:
Staff+ Engineer Path

Live Q&A

The Engineer/Manager Pendulum

Charity Majors - Honeycomb.io

Track:
Rethinking Our Relationship with the Frontend

Live Q&A

Enhance: SSR for Web Components

Brian Leroux - Begin

01:40PM PST

Break

02:00PM PST

Track:
Architectures You've Always Wondered About

Live Q&A

Magic Pocket: Dropbox’s Exabyte-Scale Blob Storage System

Facundo Agriel - Dropbox

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

09:00AM PST

Track:
Architecting for Change at Scale

Live Q&A

Adopting Continuous Delivery at Lyft

Tom Wanielista - Lyft, Inc.

Track:
Building Modern Backends

Live Q&A

Backends in Dart

Chris Swan - Atsign

Track:
Green Tech

Live Q&A

DevSusOps - Bringing Sustainability Concerns to Development and Operations

09:50AM PST

Break

10:10AM PST

Track:
Architecting for Change at Scale

Live Q&A

Dark Side of DevOps

Mykyta Protsenko - Netflix

Track:
Building Modern Backends

Live Q&A

24/7 State Replication

Track:
Green Tech

Live Q&A

The Zen of Green Software: Finding Balance in the Sustainable Growth Journey

Lisa McNally - Thoughtworks

Marco Valtas - Thoughtworks

11:00AM PST

Break

11:20AM PST

Track:
Architecting for Change at Scale

Live Q&A

Stress Free Change Validation at Netflix

Track:
Building Modern Backends

 

Ubiquitous Caching: A Journey of Building Efficient Distributed and In-Process Caches at Twitter

Track:
Green Tech

 

Tesla's Virtual Power Plant

12:10PM PST

Break

12:30PM PST

Track:
Architecting for Change at Scale

Live Q&A

Log4Shell Response Patterns & Learnings From Them

Tapabrata Pal - Fidelity Investments

Track:
Building Modern Backends

Live Q&A

Leveraging Determinism

Frank Yu - Coinbase

Track:
Green Tech

Live Q&A

Efficient Language and Library Use to Reduce Carbon

Esteban Küber - Amazon

01:20PM PST

Break

01:40PM PST

Track:
Architecting for Change at Scale

Live Q&A Sponsored

How to Fix Your Technical Debt Dilemma

Jonathan Schneider - Moderne

Friday, December 2nd, 2022

08:50AM PST

Break

09:00AM PST

Track:
Modern APIs: Building and Evolving

Live Q&A

API Evolution Without Versioning

Brandon Byars - Thoughtworks

Track:
Optimizing Teams for Fast Flow

Live Q&A

Optimizing Teams for Fast Flow

Collette Tauscher - Columbia Sportswear

09:50AM PST

Break

10:10AM PST

Track:
Modern APIs: Building and Evolving

 

What API Product Managers Need

Track:
Optimizing Teams for Fast Flow

Live Q&A

Modeling Patterns for Digital Transformation

Asif Iqbal - Alimentation Couche-Tard

11:00AM PST

Break

11:20AM PST

Track:
Modern APIs: Building and Evolving

Live Q&A

Scaling GraphQL Adoption at Netflix

Tejas Shikhare - Netflix

Track:
Optimizing Teams for Fast Flow

 

How to Win as a Tech Team in a New Reality That Feels Like a Mad Max Movie?

Mehnaaz Abidi - Adidas

12:10PM PST

Break

12:30PM PST

Track:
Modern APIs: Building and Evolving

Live Q&A

Sidecars, eBPF and the Future of Service Mesh

Track:
Optimizing Teams for Fast Flow

Live Q&A

Navigating Complex Environments and Evolving Relationships

Jennifer Davis - Google

Monday, December 5th, 2022

08:00AM PST
08:50AM PST

Break

09:00AM PST

Track:
Operating Microservices: Patterns for Success

Live Q&A

Dark Energy, Dark Matter and the Microservices Patterns?!

Chris Richardson - Eventuate

Track:
"Just" Engineering Culture

Live Q&A

Generous, High Fidelity Communication Is the Key to a Safe, Effective Team

Denise Yu - GitHub

Track:
Practical Security

Live Q&A

A Big Dashboard of Problems

Travis McPeak - Resourcely

09:50AM PST

Break

10:10AM PST

Track:
Operating Microservices: Patterns for Success

 

Orchestration vs Choreography, A Guide To Composing Your Monolith

Ian Thomas - Genesis Global

Track:
"Just" Engineering Culture

Live Q&A

Recipes for Blameless Accountability

Michelle Brush - Google

Track:
Practical Security

Live Q&A

Scaling Defenses Amidst Evolving Threat Landscape

Aditi Gupta - Netflix

11:00AM PST

Break

11:20AM PST

Track:
Operating Microservices: Patterns for Success

 

Overcomplicated Architecture: Scaling Bottleneck

Track:
"Just" Engineering Culture

Live Q&A

How Did It Make Sense at the Time? Understanding Incidents As They Occurred, Not as They Are Remembered

Jacob Scott - Stripe

Track:
Practical Security

Live Q&A

Vulnerability Inbox Zero

Alex Smolen - LaunchDarkly

12:10PM PST

Break

12:30PM PST

Track:
Operating Microservices: Patterns for Success

Live Q&A

Istio as a Platform for Running Microservices

Eitan Suez - Tetrate

Track:
"Just" Engineering Culture

Live Q&A

Reckoning with the Harm We Do: In Search of Restorative Just Culture in Software and Web Operations

Jessica DeVita - Microsoft

Track:
Practical Security

Live Q&A

Privacy-First Re-Architecture

Nimisha Asthagiri - Thoughtworks

01:20PM PST

Break

01:40PM PST

Track:
Operating Microservices: Patterns for Success

Live Q&A Sponsored

Serverless, Scalable, Transactional and Analytical Solutions for Unstoppable Performance

Michael Malgeri - MariaDB

Tuesday, December 6th, 2022

08:00AM PST

Conference Introduction and Keynote:

Tidy First?

08:50AM PST

Break

09:00AM PST

Track:
Languages of Infra: Beyond YAML

Live Q&A

Taming Configuration Complexity Made Fun with CUE

Track:
"Before & After": Hybrid Work Strategies

Live Q&A

Successful Leadership in Hybrid Environments: Powerful Principles, Practical Steps, and Poignant Examples

Track:
Effective SRE

Live Q&A

Rethinking Reliability: What You Can (and Can't) Learn From Incidents

Courtney Nash - Verica

09:50AM PST

Break

10:10AM PST

Track:
Languages of Infra: Beyond YAML

 

Sprinkling eBPF Onto Your Observability

Frederic Branczyk - Polar Signals Inc.

Track:
"Before & After": Hybrid Work Strategies

Live Q&A

Building High-Trust and High-Performing Teams at Shopify in a Remote World

Jesse McGinnis - Shopify

Track:
Effective SRE

 

Did the Chaos Test Pass?

Christina Yakomin - Vanguard

11:00AM PST

Break

11:20AM PST

Track:
Languages of Infra: Beyond YAML

Live Q&A

Programming Your Policies

Justin Cormack - Docker

Track:
"Before & After": Hybrid Work Strategies

Live Q&A

Leveraging Hybrid One-on-Ones for Better Connections

Alexandra Sunderland - Fellow.app

Track:
Effective SRE

Live Q&A

The Endgame of SRE

Amy Tobey - Equinix

12:10PM PST

Break

12:30PM PST

Track:
Languages of Infra: Beyond YAML

Live Q&A

Infrastructure as Code: Past, Present, Future

Joe Duffy - Pulumi

Track:
"Before & After": Hybrid Work Strategies

 

The Future of Work: How Flexibility Unlocks Potential for People and Organizations

Brian Elliott - Slack

Track:
Effective SRE

Live Q&A

The Eternal Sunshine of the Toil-Less Prod

Sasha Rosenbaum - Red Hat

Wednesday, December 7th, 2022

09:00AM PST

Track:
MLOps

Live Q&A

Ray: The Next Generation Compute Runtime for ML Applications

Zhe Zhang - Anyscale

Track:
Unconference

Live Q&A

Unconference: People & Culture - Best Practices & Challenges

Shane Hastie - SoftEd

09:50AM PST

Break

10:10AM PST

Track:
MLOps

Live Q&A

Fabricator: End-to-End Declarative Feature Engineering Platform

Kunal Shah - DoorDash

Track:
Unconference

Live Q&A

Unconference: People & Culture - Best Practices & Challenges [continued]

Shane Hastie - SoftEd

11:00AM PST

Break

11:20AM PST

Track:
MLOps

Live Q&A

An Open Source Infrastructure for PyTorch

Mark Saroufim - Meta

12:10PM PST

Break

12:30PM PST

Track:
MLOps

Live Q&A

Real-Time Machine Learning: Architecture and Challenges

Chip Huyen - Real-time ML Infra

01:20PM PST

Break

01:40PM PST

Track:
MLOps

Live Q&A

Declarative Machine Learning: A Flexible, Modular and Scalable Approach for Building Production ML Models

Shreya Rajpal - Predibase

Thursday, December 8th, 2022

10:00AM PST

Track:
Unconference

Live Q&A

Unconference: Architecture - Best Practices & Challenges

Shane Hastie - SoftEd

11:30AM PST

Break

12:00PM PST

Track:
Unconference

Live Q&A

Unconference: Microservices - Best Practices & Challenges

Shane Hastie - SoftEd