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The Lead Developer is coming to San Francisco

Join our community at Lead Dev San Francisco, where engineering leaders learn to nurture high performing teams, apply the best tech and tools for the job, and thrive as they meet the challenges of software engineering leadership.

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Being a technical leader is hard

Whether you are scaling a team, coaching and developing your reports, or trying to stay ahead of the latest tech developments – you’re constantly juggling priorities while making business-critical decisions and releasing high-quality products.

The Lead Developer San Francisco is a conference packed full of inspirational and practical sessions from the world’s top technical leaders, focussed around three core themes: teams, tech and tools.

Free meetup on December 4

Can't wait until September? We host regular meetups and we're getting back together again on December 4 at ThoughtWorks. Join us to connect with engineering leaders and enjoy a couple of really interesting talks on the mid-career plateau and evolving frameworks for web apps. RSVP here

2020 content survey

We're getting ready to launch the conference very soon and we'd love your input on the program topics. Please take 2 mins to fill out our short survey for a chance to win a FREE ticket to the conference – winners will be contacted in January.

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Want to get a feel of what the conference is actually like? Check out the highlights video from our most recent conference that took place in London this June.

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