Agenda

Overview

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

7:00 AM
Registration
10:00 AM
General session
Alex Honnold, Bonita Stewart, Heather Zynczak
12:00 PM
LUNCH
Thrive at LIVE Luncheon series
1:00 PM
Breakouts + Workshops
5:00 PM
Happy hours + Kick off party
Toast to Thrive at LIVE, Create The Future

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

7:00 AM
Registration + Breakfast
9:00 AM
General session
Adam Savage, Mona Chalabi, Scott Dorsey, Aaron Skonnard
12:00 PM
Lunch
1:00 PM
Breakouts
5:00 PM
Happy hour
8:00 PM
LIVE PARTY
Weezer

Thursday, August 29, 2019

7:00 AM
Registration + Breakfast
9:00 AM
General Session
Laurene Powell Jobs, Arne Duncan
10:00 AM
Breakouts
12:00 PM
LUNCH
Thrive at LIVE featuring Pat Mitchell & Heather Zynczak
1:20 PM
GENERAL SESSION
Trevor Noah, Aaron Skonnard
2:30 PM
Breakouts
3:40 PM
General session
Ellen DeGeneres, Nate Walkingshaw, Aaron Skonnard

Breakouts

Breakout
More than the sum of our skills: A panel on modern tech skills development
Rose Sheldon, Melanie Mitsch, Caitlin Mann, Nikki Veit, Anita Grantham
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Lessons Learned Building a Global Technology Organization
Shawn Malhotra - Thomson Reuters
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
How to create a healthy learning culture and a safe environment to learn, grow and collaborate
Anna Mikhova, Bhavika Shah, Alex Cline, Lauren Gray - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Clear Skies Ahead - Scale, Innovation, and the Multi-Cloud Future of Pluralsight
Sophia Hudson - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • IT Operations
Breakout
The secret to winning IT security roulette
Thomas Hatch - SaltStack
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Security
Breakout
Get Your Organization Ready for the Cloud Journey
Omar Khan - Microsoft
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Black Box Blueprints: Visualize your Business Domain with Lean Flow principles
Jenny Carlston - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Panel
Thrive at Live Luncheon Series -- Diversity in Tech: Building a Bigger Tech Table
L Michelle Smith, Lawrence Cole, Maggie Roque
Panel
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Thrive at Live Luncheon Series -- Breaking Barriers for Women in the Workforce
Pat Mitchell, Heather Zynczak
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
How to be the Dumbest Person in the Room: Making complex ideas less terrifying and more relatable
Minna Wang
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
It's a global market so how do you take advantage of it?
Sunny Washington
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Business Professional
Breakout
[PS Platform] Leveraging Metrics to Empower Engineering Organizations
Brian Clausen, Liz Blair - GitPrime
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Take control of your data – how blockchain technology enables secure cloud storage
Manasi Vora
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
[PS Platform] Messaging Matters: How We Built a Data-Driven Engineering Culture
Alisa Sheyn - GitPrime
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Taking your Team’s Cloud Skills to the Next Level
Rochana Golani, Leigh Ann Seidensticker, Kristen Fry - Google, Cardinal Health, Accenture Operations
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Power Skills for Innovation
Lauren Mason Carris - Western Governors University
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Change Leadership is Everyday Leadership
Ai-ling Chang - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Business Professional
Breakout
Gender Microaggressions in the Workplace: A Guide for Allies
Megan Boczar - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Publishing the Stack Overflow Developer Survey
Julia Silge - Stack Overflow
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Data & Analytics
Breakout
[PS PLATFORM] What Fuels Our Engine? Under the Hood With Pluralsight’s Content and Curriculum Team
Meghan Manfre, Kate Petersen, Jessie Mauser
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Getting Started Testing in Data Science
Jes Ford - Recursion
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Data & Analytics
Breakout
Ethical Hacking: New and Improved DIY Mobile Security Workstation for Cheap
Dale Meredith
Breakout
  • Build
  • Security
Breakout
Deconstructing The Home Depot's Technology Bootcamp
George Boone, John Kay, Kevin Igarashi-Ball, Zack Kirchin - The Home Depot
Breakout
  • Build
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Pluralsight One Partnerships: Technology Skills Development in the Humanitarian Sector
Lindsey Kneuven, Haroon Yasin, John Galante, Pietro Galli
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Contributability: Using SRE Principles to Create Better Open Source Community
Johanna Ratliff - Pivotal
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Machine learning for every developer and data scientist
Vadim Omeltchenko - AWS
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Data & Analytics
Breakout
2.5 Years of Mob Programming
Allan Stewart
Breakout
  • Learn
Breakout
CI/CD: Not Just Deploying More Often
David Torgerson - Lucidchart
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Build your enterprise training playbook
Anthony Gregorio, Christina Mehr, George Boone, - The Home Depot
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Workshop
Red Thread Thinking for User-Centered Innovation
Angela Payne
Workshop
  • Build
  • Business Professional
Workshop
Workshop: Help your teams create a learning habit
Amy Irvine - Pluralsight
Workshop
  • Build
  • Skills Development
Workshop
Workshop: Aligning Skill Development to Real Business Goals
Sam Pena - Pluralsight
Workshop
  • Align
  • Skills Development
Panel
Myth-busted: 5 Common Myths about Innovation in the Public Sector
Mike Hussey, CIO, State of Utah; Tanya Hannah, CIO, King County, Washington; Moderator: Saad Bashir, CIO, City of Seattle
Panel
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Blockchain for Business Growth: Use crypto to increase revenue, efficiency, and consumer engagement
Evelyn Hytopoulos, Boyd Wold
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
One Language Isn't Enough
Jon Middleton, Jesse Janzer - Tafi
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Am I successful? Learnings about failure.
Audrey Langheinrich - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
Breakout
The Curious Case of the Coaching Chatbot
Trish Uhl
Breakout
  • Build
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Creating Transparency with Learning Data
Chris Petzy - Liberty Mutual
Breakout
  • Align
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Iterating on Lean Process
Maureen Botoman
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Beyond Bitcoin, Bros, and Lambos: A Deep Dive into The Real Blockchain Revolution
Lindsay Nuon - EmpirEqual
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Progressive Web Apps 101
Frances Coronel
Breakout
  • Build
  • Software Development
Breakout
Design is for humans
Monika Khanna - IBM
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Leaders leading leaders in today’s modern digital industry
Tristan Roque
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Specialization is for Insects: Being a Better Generalist
Simon Allardice
Breakout
  • Build
  • Software Development
Breakout
How Bots and AI are transforming Healthcare in the US
June Cho
Breakout
  • Learn
Breakout
Make Salesforce an Integral part of your Technology Stack and Training Programs
Dan Appleman, Roan Bear
Breakout
  • Align
Breakout
The next frontier of AI actually makes us more human
Giselle Mota
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Welcoming Women to Work: Strategies for Breaking the Bro-Code
Breeanne Matheson
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Power BI: Self-service BI or Wild, Wild West?
Eugene Meidinger
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Data & Analytics
Breakout
The Ops in DevOps: a Monitoring, Logging, and Alerting Strategy for the Cloud
Brian Harrison - Microsoft
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Security
Breakout
Teaching Your Techniques: Building Learning Experiences that Captivate Learners and Secure Institutional Memory
Casey Ayers
Breakout
  • Build
  • Skills Development
Breakout
Make Salesforce an Integral part of your Technology Stack and Training Programs
Dan Appleman - Full Circle Insights
Breakout
  • Align
  • Software Development
Breakout
At the Edge: The IoT Security Imperative
David Gotrik - AgilePQ
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Security
Panel
The State of Modern Web Development
Deborah Kurata, Hampton Paulk, Jonathan Mills, Joe Eames
Panel
  • Build
  • Software Development
Workshop
Workshop: Modernizing .NET Monoliths with Docker
Elton Stoneman - Docker
Workshop
  • Learn
  • IT Operations
Breakout
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Docker
Jonathan Turner - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
30 Vulns in 30 Minutes
Josh Cummings - Pivotal
Breakout
  • Build
  • Security
Breakout
[PS PLATFORM] Combining Tech + Business Strategies to Improve the Customer Experience
Scott Root, Roberta Dombrowski
Breakout
  • Align
  • Skills Development
Breakout
The UX of Data
Lex Roman - The Black Tux
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Data & Analytics
Breakout
Turning great individuals into a great team
Liam McLennan - Readify
Breakout
  • Align
  • Business Professional
Breakout
The FUTURE OF WORK & the FUTURE OF NEED
Gary Bolles
Breakout
  • Learn
Breakout
Git as Blockchain
Michael Perry - Improving Enterprises
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Software Development
Breakout
Building a Data Science Practice: From Lone Unicorn to Organizational Scale
Michelle Keim - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Data & Analytics
Breakout
Everyone Should Be Able To Use Your Software: Inclusive, Accessible Products for Balanced Teams
Raquel Breternitz - Pivotal Labs
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Equality
Breakout
Understanding Modern Application Security
Roland Guijt - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Security
Breakout
A New Approach to Identity Management
Shawn Woodward
Breakout
  • Learn
  • IT Operations
Breakout
Creative Trespassing: How to Find Inspiration Where Others See Only Limitations
Tania Katan - Creative Trespassing
Breakout
  • Align
  • Business Professional
Breakout
A Street Smart Approach to Cybersecurity: One Number and a Pair of Dice
Trenton Bond - Pluralsight
Breakout
  • Learn
  • Security