*The event will be in English.
This event is part of the DEV.BG IT Team Leads user group.

Program:
This talk is to share the story about how we started from 2 bare desks and grew to a winning team of 40 people for 18 months.
>>> How it starts – what is that you need to be on the right path for a successful team.
>>> The stronger you hire the better your team will be.
>>> There is no recipe for success – there is a vision and hard work.
>>> Have fun but never forget about the business.

>>> Q&A part.

Speaker: Ivaylo Hristov
>>> Ivo started his career 11 years ago as a network engineer, 8 years ago moved to Software Development and loves it ever since.
>>> He is one of the first two people to start NewsUK Sofia office.
>>> He hired 40% of the team members and is now leading two of the back-end JS teams there.
>>> His teams are taking care of two of the core back-end systems in the company serving millions of GraphQL queries per day.
>>> Ivo’s interests extend in technology, being a leader and taking care of his people.
>>> NewsUK is the company behind big media brands such as The Times, The Sun, Virgin radio, talkSPORT and many others. As such is striving to use cutting edge technology such as GraphQL, React, TypeScript, Jest, AWS, Docker, K8s, CircleCi, Github

Supported by: Ontotext & Uber & Ocado Technology
Ontotext is a global developer of semantic artificial intelligence based technologies that apply to the management and use of data sets and textual analysis.
Uber develops the largest technology platform that enables the transportation of people, cargo, shipments and food. It is one of the most advanced technologies for autonomous vehicles. The company is historically one of the fastest growing technology organizations in the world.
Ocado Technology develops world-class systems and solutions in the fields of robotics, machine learning, simulation, forecasting and routing, real-time control and more.

This is an online event. Register and few hours prior to the event you’ll receive an attendance link.


User group: IT Team Leads
Organized by DEV.BG
June 10th, 7:30 pm