Pedro Canahuati discusses some of the ways the Production Engineering (PE) team at Facebook has worked on building a collaborative culture between the software and operations teams.
Todd Charron explains how to avoid fear paralysis and turn it into action, creating a safe fearless environment.
Don Belcham shares from his experience working for a company where everybody works remotely, what they do about meetings, how collaboration works, and how it compares with a regular company.
Andrew Annett leads a minds-on session that explores the specific challenge of developing empathy skills helping participants to get an understanding of the different types of empathy.
Heather Fleming discusses two frameworks that can be used with individuals to improve communication, increase empathy and establish the psychologically safe environment a team needs to thrive.
Richard Weissel advises Agile organizations to spend some time understanding what it is that makes the classroom environment a classic example of collaborative working based on trust and respect.
Wendy Closson talks about the concrete steps that will get one in the habit of winning friends and influencing people using an algorithmic approach to speaking authoritatively and authentically.
Neha Batra believes that the best teams are the ones with diverse ways of working, diverse opinions, and diverse backgrounds, but with great diversity comes great responsibility.
Sameer Farooqui demos connecting to the live stream of Wikipedia edits, building a dashboard showing what’s happening with Wikipedia datasets and how people are using them in real time.
Melinda Seckington discusses how to become a superhero developer by helping others start with the origin stories, and lessons learned from Marvel superheroes.
Jim Benson notices that some organizations keep their silos and have even created a DevOps one, suggesting that what is needed is a UXDevQAOPS group or simply Collaborative Development.
Steve Rogalsky conducts a workshop on using the design studio approach to achieve effective collaborative design.