Speaker: Ana Petkovska

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Engineering Manager of the Developer Experience Group @Nexthink, Holds a PhD in Logic Synthesis

Ana Petkovska is deeply passionate about optimisation and reliability improvements. As an Engineering Manager of the Developer Experience (DevEx) group at Nexthink, she drives initiatives to enhance the developer productivity and experience by optimising the internal processes and tools of the Engineering department. She is also in quest of best practices to increase the impact and efficiency of her DevEx group. Prior to joining Nexthink, Ana obtained a PhD degree for the thesis entitled "Exploiting Satisfiability Solvers for Efficient Logic Synthesis". Her research brings novel logic synthesis algorithms that accelerate the production of electronic circuits while making the circuits smaller and faster.

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The Time Is Now: Delight Your Developers with User-Centric Platforms & Practices

In this talk, we delve into the transformative power of adopting a user-centric approach that is required across all stages of platform development: from understanding user needs and building the platform, to fostering adoption, offering support, and prioritising future enhancements. This holistic approach brings higher improvements in developer experience and productivity, both to the product developement teams and to the teams that build the platforms.
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Wednesday Apr 10 / 02:45PM BST ( 50 minutes )


Whittle (3rd Fl.)


Platform Engineering developer experience developer productivity