MVP Steve Buchanan to speak at O'Reilly OSCON Open Source Convention

May 11, 2017 | 4:15PM - 4:55PM | Austin, TX

Concurrency Microsoft MVP Steve Buchanan will be speaking at O'Reilly OSCON Open Source Convention on May 11th.

Session:  How to movitivate technical employees 

What you'll learn

  • Learn five ways to motivate technical employees and how to motivate yourself as a leader of technical teams
  • Explore an action plan that can be used in your organization right away


Employees don’t leave companies; they leave bosses. Leaders have the ability to motivate or demotivate. Leading in business is hard enough in itself; leading a technical team is another level of difficult. In the new era of the cloud, DevOps, and digital transformation, technical teams inside of organizations must move at a very fast rate and be agile enough to shift direction in the blink of an eye. With an unmotivated technical team, shifting focus can be like pulling teeth.

As a leader of a highly talented technical team, how do you motivate members of the team and the team as a whole?

Regardless if you are a CIO, IT director, or manager, Sam Erskine and Steve Buchanan give you a tool belt for motivating your technical teams, showing you how to motivate your technical employees and be agile and sharing five key ways you as a leader can motivate technical employees.

Event Address

500 East Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701