Speaker: Anna Shipman

Technical Architect on GOV.UK, Developer of vCloud Tools

Anna Shipman is Technical Architect for the GOV.UK website, at the Government Digital Service. She was previously Lead Infrastructure Developer on the GOV.UK infrastructure team doing web operations and development, particularly of vCloud Tools(https://github.com/gds-operations/vcloud-tools), a suite of Ruby gems that automate provisioning of cloud infrastructure in VMware's vCloud Director. She contributed a chapter on DevOps at GDS to the book Build Quality In (http://blog.buildqualityin.com/) and blogs on the GDS technology blog (https://gdstechnology.blog.gov.uk/) and her own blog (http://www.annashipman.co.uk/jfdi.html).

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Tracks

  • Don't $%@! Up the Culture

    Culture is simply a shared way of doing something with passion. How do you maintain the culture as you scale?

  • DevOps / DevEx Practices

    Remove developer friction: CI/CD, fluent API, service meshes... anything that removes the friction in deploying & operating a system.

  • AI/Machine Learning without a PhD

    AI/ML is more approachable than ever. Discover how deep learning and ML is being used in practice. Topics include: TensorFlow, TPUs, Keras, PyTorch, & more. No PhD required.

  • Surviving Uncertainty: GDPR, Brexit, or Politics? Beyond DR

    With so much uncertainty, how do you bulkhead your organization and technology choices? Learn strategies for dealing with uncertainty today.

  • Career Hacking

    Strategies for advancing the skills that advance your career. Look for mentoring, speaking, empathy, and career paths.

  • Advances in FinTech

    Finance is king in London. What's happening and what should you be paying attention to with modern #FinTech