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SISTEM Opening
A welcome from this years SISTEM conference team!
SISTEM Team
2021-02-20T09:45:00Z 2021-02-20T10:00:00Z Europe/London SISTEM+Opening https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Mastercard Opening
Hear from Sarah Cunningham, the Vice President of Mastercard's Dublin Technology Hub, for her opening conference remarks and our first talk of the day!
Sarah Cunningham
2021-02-20T10:00:00Z 2021-02-20T11:00:00Z Europe/London Mastercard+Opening+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Aflac Workshop - Test Automation with Robot Framework
Learn how to automate web UI tests (and anything else) using Robot Framework with Python libraries.
Morne Rooschuz
2021-02-20T11:00:00Z 2021-02-20T12:00:00Z Europe/London Aflac+Workshop+-+Test+Automation+with+Robot+Framework https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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NeuroDiversity in Tech
Join our panel on NeuroDiversity with industry leaders to hear about their experiences and how we can foster more inclusive environments!
Chloe Condon Sy Brand (they/them) Tim Banks
2021-02-20T11:00:00Z 2021-02-20T11:45:00Z Europe/London NeuroDiversity+in+Tech+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Benefits of Training Through Immersive Technology
A brief overview of the benefits of using AR and VR technologies for training purposes. We will discuss some of our projects & the technology that drives them.
Cameron Balmer Daniel O’Sullivan
2021-02-20T11:00:00Z 2021-02-20T11:45:00Z Europe/London +The+Benefits+of+Training+Through+Immersive+Technology https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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POC in Tech Panel
Join our panel on POC in Tech with industry leaders to hear about their experiences and how we can foster more inclusive environments!
Oluchi Nomayo Evelyn Nomayo Vicky Twomey-Lee Lais Barbara Carvalho
2021-02-20T11:45:00Z 2021-02-20T12:30:00Z Europe/London POC+in+Tech+Panel https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Scale-up a System
Scale-up a System covers the tenets of being an SRE, with a focus on how to scale an application using the example of a web application.
Tamás Solymos
2021-02-20T11:45:00Z 2021-02-20T12:30:00Z Europe/London Scale-up+a+System https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Lunch Break
Take a break!
2021-02-20T12:30:00Z 2021-02-20T13:00:00Z Europe/London Lunch+Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Microsoft Workshop - Towards a more inclusive workplace
Hear Stephen talk about the move towards a more inclusive workplace & accessible systems.
Stephen Howell
2021-02-20T13:00:00Z 2021-02-20T13:45:00Z Europe/London Microsoft+Workshop+-+Towards+a+more+inclusive+workplace https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Gaming Panel
Ever wondered what working in the Games industry is like? Join our Gaming panel with industry leaders and creatives to find out!
2021-02-20T13:00:00Z 2021-02-20T13:45:00Z Europe/London Gaming+Panel https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Founders Fireside with Luke Rynne Cullen - The impact of the no-code movement on early-stage startups
Learn how the no-code movement helped one entrepreneur on his journey and streamlined the development cycle for developers later on.
Luke Rynne Cullen
2021-02-20T13:00:00Z 2021-02-20T13:45:00Z Europe/London Founders+Fireside+with+Luke+Rynne+Cullen+-+The+impact+of+the+no-code+movement+on+early-stage+startups https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Mastercard Lightning Talks
A range of short talks from our Diamond sponsor Mastercard!
John Conneely Tansy Murray Steve Flinter
2021-02-20T13:45:00Z 2021-02-20T14:30:00Z Europe/London Mastercard+Lightning+Talks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Nine Lives of an Engineering Team Building a Microservice
In this talk we will briefly cover what a microservice is and how they would work in an ideal world.
Sheeka Patak
2021-02-20T13:45:00Z 2021-02-20T14:30:00Z Europe/London The+Nine+Lives+of+an+Engineering+Team+Building+a+Microservice https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Civica Workshop - Web Applications in the Cloud
Building and releasing your first web application in the Cloud with Azure DevOps
Andrew Fletcher Liam Fletcher
2021-02-20T14:30:00Z 2021-02-20T15:15:00Z Europe/London Civica+Workshop+-+Web+Applications+in+the+Cloud https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Demystifying AI
Hear from Rebecca Pope, Director of Data Science and Engineering for KPMG UK, who will be Demystifying AI.
Dr Rebecca Pope
2021-02-20T14:30:00Z 2021-02-20T15:15:00Z Europe/London Demystifying+AI https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Student Lightning Talks
Hear directly from some our student line in their 10 minute lightning talks on their hobbies, passion projects and experiences!
SISTEM Team
2021-02-20T15:15:00Z 2021-02-20T17:00:00Z Europe/London Student+Lightning+Talks+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Coffee Break
Take a break!
2021-02-20T15:15:00Z 2021-02-20T15:30:00Z Europe/London Coffee+Break+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Introduction to Next.js
In this talk, Cassidy will walk through why Next.js exists, use cases it solves, the features it has, and will live-code through how a simple application works.
Cassidy Williams
2021-02-20T15:30:00Z 2021-02-20T16:15:00Z Europe/London Introduction+to+Next.js https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Accenture Workshop - Clever Communication
This workshop will highlight different forms of communication, how to best handle situations, tips and tricks, storytelling & how to manage stress/anxiety.
Niamh Phillips Joe Grey
2021-02-20T15:30:00Z 2021-02-20T16:15:00Z Europe/London Accenture+Workshop+-+Clever+Communication https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Managing the Risk of Cascading Failures
In this talk, we’ll cover mechanisms that cause cascading failures, what we can do to reduce risk & what to do if you are in a cascading failure situation.
Laura Nolan
2021-02-20T16:15:00Z 2021-02-20T17:00:00Z Europe/London Managing+the+Risk+of+Cascading+Failures https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing Remarks
The sad moment where we close off SISTEM for another year!
SISTEM Team
2021-02-20T17:00:00Z 2021-02-20T17:15:00Z Europe/London Closing+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fsistem-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Tansy Murray

Vice President of CX & Design

Chloe Condon

Cloud Advocate for Microsoft

John Conneely

Mastercard & Young Leaders in Tech

Sheeka Patak

Senior Software Engineer at Zendesk

Laura Nolan

Software Engineer and DCU Student

Joe Grey

Application Development Analyst at Accenture

Niamh Phillips

Business and Integration Arch Analyst at Accenture

Daniel O’Sullivan

Mixed Reality Application Developer at Sentireal

Cameron Balmer

XR Application Developer at Sentireal

Tamás Solymos

Google SRE

SISTEM Team

Your wonderful organisers

Oluchi Nomayo

Associate Software Engineer at Fidelity Investments

Nicola Mariella

James Conway

Steve Flinter

VP of AI & ML at Mastercard Labs Research & Development

Sarah Cunningham

Vice President of Mastercard’s Dublin Technology Hub

Evelyn Nomayo

PhD fellow in Trinity College Dublin

Luke Rynne Cullen

Founder of Applaud.live and TuneRelease.com

Vicky Twomey-Lee

Maker Advocate

Lais Barbara Carvalho

Developer and Community advocate for OpenTeams

Morne Rooschuz

QA Engineering Lead at Aflac NI

Stephen Howell

Academic Evangelist at Microsoft Ireland

Dr Rebecca Pope

Director, Data Science & Engineering at KPMG UK

Cassidy Williams

Principal Developer Experience Engineer at Netlify

Sy Brand (they/them)

Microsoft’s C++ Developer Advocate

Tim Banks

Principal Solutions Architect at Equinix Metal

Andrew Fletcher

Senior Software Engineer at Civica

Liam Fletcher

MEng Computer Science Student | Part-time Software Engineer at Civica | QCS PR Team

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