Building lean products that can pivot

Your customers are demanding more every day, and pushing you to deliver features faster than ever before. But do your systems let you move with the speed needed for achieving competitive advantage? This talk introduces concepts in system design that are driven by customers, and allow businesses to pivot faster, and with a higher level of confidence.

Rebecca Parsons

Rebecca Parsons

Chief Technology Officer, ThoughtWorks

Dr. Parsons has more than 20 years of application development experience in industries ranging from telecommunications to emergent internet services. She has been published in language and artificial intelligence media, served on numerous program committees, and currently reviews academic articles for several journals. Before coming to ThoughtWorks she worked as an assistant professor of computer science at the University of Central Florida. She also worked as director's post doctoral fellow at the Los Alamos National Laboratory researching issues in parallel and distributed computation, genetic algorithms, computational biology and non-linear dynamical systems. Dr. Parsons holds a [Ph.D] in Computer Science from Rice University.