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Series 1 starting on 11 October

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The series will start on 11 October and end on 13 December. Every second Tuesday, except for session 6. All times are AEST or AEDT (Melbourne)

︎︎︎ Tues 11 Oct 2pm - 5:00pm
︎︎︎ Tues 25 Oct 2pm - 5:00pm
︎︎︎ Tues 8 Nov 2pm - 5:00pm
︎︎︎ Tues 22 Nov 2pm - 5:00pm
︎︎︎ Tues 6 Dec 2pm - 5:00pm
︎︎︎ Tues 13 Dec 2pm - 5:00pm

Meet the Series Faculty (Presenters and Host)

Our Faculty Members. They all share a goal of wanting to help raise the level of leadership in the industry and to pass on knowledge to you that they know will be helpful to others in their leadership journey.

Prakriti Mateti Is Director of Engineering at Culture Amp. She has previously been an Engineering Manager, Team Lead and Tech Lead at Zendesk and a Tutor at Swinburne University.

Andy Kelk Is CTO at Wesfarmers One Digital. He has previously been a CTO, Head of Software Engineering and Head of Technology at Marketplacer, News Corp Australia and Australia Post.

Adel Smee Is Engineering Manager at Ferocia. She has previously been an Engineering Manager, Team Lead and Development Manager at companies such as Zendesk and Lonely Planet.

Michelle Gleeson Is a co-founder of Tech Diversity Lab. She has previously been a Director of Engineering, CTO, Technical Practice Lead, Team Lead and Engineering Manager at companies such as Pluralsight, A Cloud Guru, Seek, and Xero.

Javier Turegano Is Director of Engineering at Slack and a co-organizer of Devops Represent. He has previously been an Executive Manager, Infrastructure and Architecture Manager and Team Lead at REA Group, as well as companies in the UK and Europe.

Ani Moller
Ani (she/they)is an autistic and ADHD Transformation Consultant and Neurodiversity Coach. They were previously Executive Director at Merkle and Isobar, and an Agile Coach and Scrum Master at a number of digital agencies and startups in New Zealand. They’ve delivered large technology projects for companies such as Jetstar, Australian Curriculum Authority, ActewAGL, University of Canberra, Tourism New Zealand and Māori Television.

Kate Givoni
Kate is a Head of Engineering at Xero and an Executive Engineering Manager with vast experience of building high performing teams (colocated / remote), forming working processes, and delivering end-to-end software products successfully. In addition, Kate has 20 years of experience in IT and startup businesses.

Tim Jones
Is a software engineering tech lead at DoorDash Engineering. He has previously been a consulting Principal Engineer for Everest Engineering, Versent and DiUS, leading teams for various clients including Target, MeBank, DELWP, FlyBuys and the Red Cross Blood Service.

Series Topics

Series Theme: Leadership Journey

Session 1
︎︎︎ What does a Tech Leader Do?
︎︎︎ What should you focus on first?
︎︎︎ Panel/Q&A
Session 2
︎︎︎ Understanding Motivation
︎︎︎ Personality types and Neurodiversity
Session 3
︎︎︎ Leadership Styles
︎︎︎ Imposter Syndrome
︎︎︎ Panel/Q&A
Session 4
︎︎︎ Coaching Conversations
︎︎︎ Communicating outside of tech
︎︎︎ Panel/Q&A
Session 5
︎︎︎ Reflection and Future States
︎︎︎ Org/team/individual goals
︎︎︎ Panel/Q&A
Session 6
︎︎︎ The Leadership Journey/Career paths
︎︎︎ Solving Wicked Problems
︎︎︎ Panel/Q&A

Pricing for Full Series

Figures are per person, in AUD + 10% GST

2-3 people.
$1600 + GST
4-5 people.
$1475 + GST
6-7 people.
$1350 +GST
8-14 people.
$1225 +GST
15+ people.
$1100 +GST

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