Hear from some of the brightest industry thought leaders as they discuss the latest trends and groundbreaking shifts in the unified communications and collaboration space. General Sessions also take place on the Enterprise Connect Keynote Stage, and are open to attendees with any paid Conference pass, as well as to Expo Plus pass holders.
Tuesday, March 13 | 10:45 - 11:15 AM
CTO and Co-founder, Slack
Cal Henderson is the co-founder and CTO of Slack, a messaging platform. He is a world-renowned expert, author, and speaker on building scalable web apps. Cal led the technical development of Flickr as Director of Engineering prior to building Slack.
Author of the best-selling O’Reilly Media book “Building Scalable Websites”, Cal is a pioneer in the use of APIs and created the basis for oAuth and oEmbed, now used by YouTube, Twitter, and many others.
He graduated from the University of Central England with a degree in Computer Science, and was involved in London’s early online community through his work with B3ta and his personal blog iamcal.com, which he has run for 15 years. Cal is also color blind, and has worked on numerous applications to make the web more accessible for other color blind users. Before moving to North America, Cal was the technical director of Special Web Projects at Emap.