GHC 18 From a Speaker’s Point of View

Each year, we review hundreds of submissions from people interested in speaking at Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC), and select the very best to share their insights and stories with our attendees. One of our GHC 18 speakers was Zaina Afoulki, a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) at LinkedIn’s New York City office, who spoke about LinkedIn’s load testing and disaster recovery strategies. Although she was excited to discuss her work, Zaina admits she was initially nervous about speaking in front of such a large audience. Learn how she overcame this fear, and why she recommends other engineers apply to speak at GHC.

Read Zaina’s article.

Image credit: Zaina Afoulki