Distributed Teams Conference

Over 1000 registrations and more than 5000 viewers joined the Distributed Teams Conference. CEOs, CTOs, Hiring Managers together discussed their experiences and challenges to bring a distributed future to their companies.

More than 10 experts shared their knowledge during the almost 10 hours of content.


The future is distributed!

What if work was by design,
not by default ?


>What if knowledge was as an open source community?

  • All
  • Culture & Comunications
  • Distributed Teams & People Management
  • Workspaces, Infrastructures & Security


>What if work meant quality time, not a pipeline?

This 3-day online conference focused on a topic per day. Each day, for 3 hours, we brought you 3 different talks from top industry experts.

Monday15/06: Distributed Teams & People Management

  • 3 to 3.45 pm: “How to Scale Software Development with Distributed Models: The Linux Case” by Carlos PalminhaHead of Technology @ Landing.Jobs
  • 4 to 4.45 pm: “Building and Sustaining Trust through Visible Teamwork in Remote Teams” by Pilar OrtiDirector @ Virtual, not Distant
  • 5 to 5.45 pm: “Making remote work work” by Katie WomersleyVP of Engineering @ Buffer

Tuesday – 16/06: Culture & Communication

  • 3 to 3.45 pm: “The Async Advantage” by Erin CasaliHead of Design for Jetpack @ Automattic
  • 4 to 4.45 pm: “Thriving as a remote team: creating a culture and communication that works for everyone” by Roos Takken People Business Partner @ GitLab Inc.
  • 5 to 5.45 pm: “Good Talk: How to Design Conversations That Matter” by Daniel StillmanConversation Designer @ The Conversation Factory
  • 6 to 6.45 pm: “A Culture of Transparency and Trust as a Way to Manage a Distributed Team” by Marina KauponenHead of Brand Development @ Devexperts

Wednesday17/06: Workspaces, Infrastructures & Security

  • 3 to 3.45 pm: A Distributed Teams Panel – Moderator: Pierre Gein & Panelists: Christian Lessing (CEO @ tb.lx by Daimler Trucks & Buses), Marcel Bondesiek (Managing Director @ Volkswagen Digital Solutions) and António Vieira (Director @ Sky Technology Centre Portugal);
  • 4 to 4.45 pm: “Optimizing Virtual Organization Infrastructure” by Laurel Farrer – CEO & Founder @ Distribute Consulting
  • 5 to 5.45 pm: “Navigating Change When (Rapidly) Remote” by Mark Kilby – Distributed Agile Guide and Founder @ K5Labs