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Saturday, November 9 • 11:15am - 12:15pm
Navigating a Career Path in Product and Engineering, Co-Presented by Microsoft & LinkedIn

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In this panel discussion, the participants will begin with an overview of their path into the product and engineering fields, and will share a few of the key lessons they’ve learned along the way. Additionally, the panelists share their perspectives on how to build a successful career in engineering, including skills needed and how to navigate important decisions. They’ll tackle questions such as, “What types of projects should you focus on?” and “How important are non-technical skills like communication and organization?” These topics and more will be discussed from multiple perspectives, including for those with a non-traditional tech background.

Speakers
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Sabry Tozin

VICE PRESIDENT OF ENTERPRISE PRODUCTIVITY ENGINEERING, LINKEDIN
Sabry Tozin is the Vice President of Enterprise Productivity Engineering at LinkedIn. In this capacity, Sabry leads the organization that powers the productivity of LinkedIn employees through innovative, scalable, and secure information technology solutions. Before joining LinkedIn... Read More →
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Nate Yohannes

PRINCIPAL PRODUCT LEAD AT MICROSOFT CLOUD & AI ENGINEERING, MICROSOFT
Nate Yohannes is a Principal Product Lead at Microsoft Cloud & AI Engineering; as a direct report to the Head of AI Product Management. Mr. Yohannes drives strategy across all of Microsoft’s AI products and is responsible for leading AI product operations. Prior to joining AI engineering... Read More →
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Jacqueline Jones

Head of Strategic Partnerships for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging, LinkedIn
Jacqueline Jones is the Head of Strategic Partnerships for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging at LinkedIn.  She has held business development and strategy roles across several industries such as Higher Education, Media/Entertainment, Technology, Advertising, Publishing and Consulting... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 11:15am - 12:15pm PST
Learning Lab (Convention Center) 550 10th St, Oakland, CA 94607, USA