January 19, 2008
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I am looking for CEO's who have come up through Engineering, or willing to assist a VPE to become a world-class CEO.
Jim Spohrer, Bob Sutton, Steve Wozniak, Bill Gates
I'm Co-Chair of SVForum's EL-SIG, along with Kimberly Wiefling, Tom DeLora, and Sue Shreve. I'm VP Technology at eGain. Interests: scalable collaboration, collective intelligence, 7th Generation, Tai Chi, Taoism, Sushi, Volleyball, Tantra..
Purpose Retain and help members evolve beyond strictly technical leadership roles as they grow to be strategic engineering leaders and managers, especially 1st time engineering directors. Mission Create an active, thriving community of high quality SW engineering leaders/managers who come together to explore possibilities, learn, grow professionally and support each other. We are building a SIG community consisting of a robust foundation of frequent attendees, and a much larger extended community of occasional participants. Description The Software Engineering Management SIG enables engineering leaders to improve their effectiveness by providing a forum for sharing expertise, wisdom and experience in a collaborative and mutually beneficial context. Our members and participants will achieve a deeper understanding of the product, process and people aspects of engineering management that are critical to delivering successful business results in our global environment.