Facilitating the Spread of Knowledge and Innovation in Professional Software Development

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How to Win Hearts and Minds



Chris Young and Kate Gray talk about applying methods used in political campaigns to the workplace to achieve goals and to influence and change a situation for the better.


Chris Young has been leading engineering teams since 1999. He is an active member of the Lean/Agile/DevOps community speaking at MeetUps and conferences across Europe. Kate Gray began her career in US national politics. Her professional experience has focused on business strategy and growth, marketing and communications brand and strategy drawing on the fundamentals she learned in Washington.

About the conference

Software is Changing the World. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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May 07, 2016