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ELC NYC: The Changing Role of the VP of Engineering
# ELC Local Chapter

Join us for a candid panel discussion featuring experienced senior engineering executives who will share their firsthand insights on the changing role of engineering leadership. Learn how they've adapted their management styles, decision-making processes, and talent development to succeed in this rapidly evolving environment. Discover the critical capabilities that aspiring engineering leaders must now cultivate to ascend to the highest levels.

Whether you're a seasoned engineering manager, a rising director, or an ambitious individual contributor, this event will provide invaluable perspectives to help you chart your own path to senior leadership. Hear directly from those who have been in the trenches and gain practical advice you can apply to your own career and organization.

Key Discussion Topics:

  1. The new skills, responsibilities, and day-to-day work of senior engineering leaders
  2. Strategies for leading distributed, remote, and hybrid engineering teams
  3. Techniques for supporting employee mental health and wellbeing
  4. Navigating economic uncertainty and organizational restructuring
  5. Preparing for the impact of generative AI on engineering roles and workflows
  6. The essential leadership capabilities needed to succeed in the years ahead

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the hard-won experiences of those who have reached the pinnacle of engineering leadership.

Pizza sponsored by Jam.dev - One click bug reports devs love.

Speakers
Zia  Williams
Zia Williams
SVP of Modeling Engineering @ Two Sigma
Dustin  Sterkenburg
Dustin Sterkenburg
GVP of Engineering @ Warner Bros. Discovery
Yujin  Kim
Yujin Kim
SVP of Engineering @ Justworks
Tom Eliaz
Tom Eliaz
Former VP of Engineering @ Twilio
Agenda
9:30 PM, GMT
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10:20 PM, GMT
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10:20 PM, GMT
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10:30 PM, GMT
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10:30 PM, GMT
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11:30 PM, GMT
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Tom Eliaz (Ex-VP of Engineering @ Twilio) will moderate the panel discussion between Yujin Kim (Senior VP of Engineering @ Justworks), Dustin Sterkenburg (VP of Engineering @ Warner Bros. Discovery), and Zia Williams (Senior VP of Modeling Engineering @ Two Sigma).

We will leave some time for questions from the audience.

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Yujin  Kim
Dustin  Sterkenburg
Zia  Williams
Tom Eliaz
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April 25, 9:30 PM, GMT
Location
Justworks, 55 Water St, Flr 30, New York, NY
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April 25, 9:30 PM, GMT
Location
Justworks, 55 Water St, Flr 30, New York, NY
Organized by
Funmi Oludaiye
Funmi Oludaiye
Alpha Bah
Alpha Bah
Tim McElreath
Tim McElreath