Not often do I get a chance to be the Master of Ceremonies for an event. Compèring for 2 events was a dream - in all honesty, a tiring but satisfying dream come true. Gophercon India and Dubai have now become sister events with a lot of common speakers. The second edition of Gophercon India … Continue reading From the stage of Gophercon India and Gophercon Dubai
Earlier this month, I had the privilege of speaking at Web Summit in Dublin and it was a truly amazing experience. I was in Dublin for precisely four days and I don't remember having dinner! Apparently, Guinness is as good as a meal! Well, for a conference that saw more than 40,000 (yes - it … Continue reading The Summit of Web conferences
Arrrrcamp (with 4 R's) took place in the very beautiful town called Ghent, Belgium. It was my first time at this conference and it is one of the most awesome conferences I have been to. Everything right from stay, to opening the conference, food, breaks between talks, closing keynote and the boat party, was perfectly planned to … Continue reading Recap of Arrrrcamp, 2015
RISE was the first of Web Summit taking on Asia. Hong Kong is indeed an excellent place for conference of this scale. Over 5000 attendees and 500 different startup exhibiting their products is indeed a mind blowing experience. The scale of the event started with having a separate immigration counter at the airport for Riseconf … Continue reading RISE of a new conference!
I spoke at Agile India 2015 in March. Excellent conference but I was a quite disappointed that the videos are not publicly published. So, I decided to write about it here in detail. The slide deck has been published at on slideshare But here goes the picto-blog. This is an experience report - the story of … Continue reading Don’t test your code
It would be folly to even try and sum up all my experiences in one blog post. Hence this part is a short recap of my impressions of RubyConf San Diego. After a long journey of ~12000kms, little sleep, lots of coffee, and several moments of uncertainty ; I finally arrived at San Diego Convention … Continue reading When I travelled halfway across the world to attend RubyConf 14 San Diego
There are many days of the year where nothing memorable happens, and then there are some days which leave a lasting impact on your life. I can vouch for the fact that if you ask people who attended this conference, at least 90% (including me) would say that the 2 days at the Ruby Conf … Continue reading Obrigado RubyConf Portugal