• Vilnius Tech Leads - The Distributed One

    Vinted HQ

    The theme for the thirteenth meetup: distributed work. Distributed teams are more and more common. Building distributed teams way gives access to a wider talent pool. What are some other advantages distributed teams enjoy? What are the challenges? How to pick which pattern to use - multi-site, satellite workers, fully remote? Let's talk about distributed work. Here's who are going to tell their stories: Donatas Kulvičius (VP of Engineering @ ProtonMail) Vaidas Pilkauskas (Server Guild Lead @ Wix) Aurimas Danaitis (VP of Engineering @ Adform) See you there! If you'd like to speak at this or a future Vilnius Tech Leads meetups, message one of the organizers or email mindaugas at vinted dot com.

  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Diversity

    Vinted HQ

    Our twelfth meetup is co-organized with Vilnius Girls Code. The theme: diversity. If all the viewpoints we hear come from an identical group of people, we get a very narrow viewpoint. Creativity and innovation are more likely to spring from diverse rather than from identical groups. Diversity – gender, age, racial, ethnic – is good. Here's who are going to tell their stories: Jurga Girdzijauskaitė (Co-Founder @ Vilnius Girls Code, Frontend Developer @ Oberlo) Žydrūnė Vitaitė (Co-Founder @ Women Go Tech, Head of Sales @ Eldes) Alina Karpeļceva (Co-Founder @ Riga TechGirls, Delivery Lead @ 4finance) If you'd like to speak at a future Vilnius Tech Leads meetup, message one of the organizers or email mindaugas at vinted dot com. See you there!

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  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Cooperation

    The theme for the eleventh meetup: cooperation. There are some organizations, which believe that people should be competitive with each other in the workplace. This meetup is about the opposite - people and teams working together. Here are the people who are gonna tell their stories: Mangirdas Skripka (Technical Lead @ InstaREM) Donatas Voveris (Managing Director @ Švaros Broliai) See you there! If you'd like to speak at a future Vilnius Tech Leads meetups, message one of the organizers or email mindaugas at vinted dot com.

  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Growth

    Vinted HQ

    The theme for the tenth meetup: growth. Helping people grow is one of the key things we can do as leaders. It's one of the ways we help teams go from a group of individuals into capital "T" Teams. Let's share stories about what we do to help people grow. Here's who are going to tell their stories: Justas Gudavičius (Lead of Engineering Unit @ Devbridge Group) Gintautas Kišonas (CTO @ Lympo) Karen Cohen (Engineering Manager @ Wix) See you there! If you'd like to speak at a future Vilnius Tech Leads meetups, message one of the organizers or email mindaugas at vinted dot com.

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  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with the First Time

    The theme for the ninth and the first meetup after the summer break: the first time. We've all been there. Going from an individual contributor role to a leadership role is tough. Let's share about how it went for us and how to make that transition easier. Here are the people who are gonna tell their stories: Shai Kfir (Production Ops Manager @ Wix.com) Vadim Lysenko (Head of Software Development @ 4finance) Monika Kalinauskaitė (People @ Vinted) See you there! If you'd like to speak at a future Vilnius Tech Leads meetups, message one of the organizers or email mindaugas at vinted dot com.

  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Time Management

    The theme for the eighth and the final meetup before a short summer break: time management. > Hofstadter's Law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take Hofstadter's Law into account. Here who's gonna tell their stories: Nemanja Adamovic (Entrepreneur & Global Platform Lead @ SAP) Thomas Plantenga (CEO @ Vinted) Šarūnas Savičianskas (CTO @ TransferGo) Also, we'd like to hear lightning talks. If you don't want to prepare a full talk but have a story to share about your growth (failures, books, preparation, how you approach leadership), we invite you to share a 5-minute talk during the meetup.

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  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Change Management

    The theme for the seventh meetup: change management. Change is hard. Yet if we want to build an amazing organization, we have to change things. And to do that well. Here who's gonna tell their stories: Ornela Vasiliauskaitė (Agile Coach @ Revel Systems) Karolis Navickas (LEAN @ Government of the Republic of Lithuania) We'd also like to hear lightning talks. If you don't want to prepare a full talk but have a story to share about your growth (failures, books, preparation, how you approach leadership), we invite you to share a 5-minute talk during the meetup.

  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Job Interviews

    The theme for the sixth meetup: job interviews. Hiring is one of the, if not the most important thing, an organization does. Let's talk about a big part of it. Here are the people who will tell their stories: Justas Gudavičius (Lead of Engineering Unit @ Devbridge) Vaidas Pilkauskas (Software Developer @ Wix) Vidmantas Kabošis (Engineering Manager @ Toptal) We'd also like to hear lightning talks. If you don't want to prepare a full talk but have a story to share about your growth (failures, books, preparation, how you approach leadership), we invite you to share a 5-minute talk during the meetup.

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  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Delegation

    The theme for the fifth meetup: delegation. Great things are never done by a single person. They’re done by a team. Thus it's important for any leader to learn to delegate well. Donatas Sedys (Business Development Director @ Data Miner), Valdas Maksimavičius (IT Architect @ Cognizant) and Mantas Marčiulaitis (Founder @ IMDIGITAL) will tell you their stories.

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  • Vilnius Tech Leads - The One with Feedback

    Vinted HQ

    The theme for the third meetup: feedback. We will have two speakers: Martynas Eskis (Team Lead @ TransferGo) and Monika Kalinauskaitė ( People person @ Vinted) will tell us their story.

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