Calibrate 2016 (3/9) - http://www.calibratesf.com/
"Accelerating Impact: Onboarding & Mentorship" - Ryan Atkins, Dropbox, Engineering Operations
"First impressions matter. Learn how to leverage the onboarding experience and mentorship relationships for your new engineers to accelerate their impact while deliberately shaping your engineering culture."
Ryan works to improve the productivity of engineers and is on the Engineering Operations team at Dropbox. Over the past few years, he has onboarded hundreds of engineers, built and scaled mentorship programs, and coached dozens of engineering managers and technical leaders. Prior to working in technology, Ryan spent just over a decade in the classroom, preparing low-income, underrepresented minority students for college.
Calibrate is a conference for new engineering leaders hosted by seasoned engineering leaders. Organized and hosted by Sharethrough, it was conducted on September 30, 2015 and September 30, 2016 in San Francisco, California.