Bay Area Meetup Tech Series #003 at Zendesk HQ + Pizza and Beer 🍕🍻

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Zendesk

1019 Market St · San Francisco, CA

How to find us

We are 2 blocks from BART/Muni Powell St. Station. If you are driving, there is a parking lot behind our building on Jessie Street between 5th and 6th Streets. Note: Bicycles are not allowed inside the Zendesk HQ. Please plan accordingly.

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Details

At our third FREE and in-person meetup from the Bay Area Meetup Tech Series, Shawee invites you to connect with the communities and providing reliable, exciting content, with major influencers and speakers from developer communities.

Agenda:

06:00 - 06:20pm - Check-in, opening and introduction

06:20 - 07:00pm - Build modern apps your way with an open CRM platform - Greg Dreyfus, Zendesk Platform Evangelist

07:00 - 07:30pm - Device Independent API design - Amrita Jain, Software Engineering Manager at Glassdoor

07:30 - 08:00pm - Pause for Pizza and Beer 🍕🍻

08:00 - 08:30pm - How to create a tech unicorn within 2 years - Jonathan Lima, Engineering Lead at Brex

08:30 - 09:00pm - Networking

Giveaways:

Don't lose the chance of winning a Bose Quiet Comfort 35 II Noice Cancelling Headphones, plus GitKraken t-shirts and stickers!

Speakers:

Greg Dreyfus

Greg is responsible for leading the growth of the Zendesk Platform and has been responsible for managing the solutions for Zendesk’s top accounts including, Groupon, Uber, Tesco to name a few. He joined Zendesk from Pure360, an Email marketing company based in the UK where he led the creative & technical support teams for 6 years.

Amrita Jain

Amrita Jain has a strong background in architecting scalable web services and cloud infrastructures. She earned her Masters in CS from Cornell and has held key positions in several companies of varying sizes, thus building a well-rounded technology perspective. Currently, she is senior manager of engineering at Glassdoor. Previously she worked as the Director of WebServices at Beachbody LLC. where the tech backbone designed by her team serves millions of customers across America and Europe.

Jonathan Lima

The youngest Engineering lead at Brex, the most recent unicorn in the Bay Area

Call4Papers: Want to be one of the speakers of our meetup? Sign up here with your talk: https://goo.gl/forms/28dWM2dQDDlnMuGc2

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