Speaker: Hugh Williams

VP, Engineering, Tinder
Hugh leads the technology teams at Tinder. He's also spent a significant part of his career as an Associate Professor and running his own startup. He has built teams rapidly from 2 to 300, and restructured 1,000-person technology organizations and reinvigorated technical cultures. Along the way, he's learnt the importance that health, nutrition, and fitness play in being a successful leader and building world-class teams. He enjoys writing, and has published over 100 works, including two books for O'Reilly Media Inc. He holds over 20 U.S. patents, with many more pending. He has a PhD from RMIT University in Australia.

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