The Lead track at Turing Fest 2019 provides a forum for founders and managers at all stages to connect and share strategic insight and war stories from their startup journey. Over two days, you'll hear from founders, execs and investors who have built and backed some of the world's most exciting technology businesses, talking frankly about how they did it — and the mistakes they made along the way.
From MVP to maturity, learn how founders and investors in top-flight tech businesses think about products and markets — and how to avoid the traps that sink promising startups
A deep look at how to attract and retain the right talent to execute on your strategy, and build the healthy and inclusive organisations that enable people to do their best work
From seed stage to global scale, take a deep dive into how the choices you make — from leadership team, to business model, to the funding mechanisms — shape your journey
Turing Fest brings remarkable founders and seasoned executives from some of the world's most exciting startups and scaleups to Scotland, to talk candidly about the challenges of building and scaling tech businesses. Here are just a few of the sessions we've hosted in previous years...
Founding Partner, Stride.VC
Co-founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Intercom
Co-founder & CEO, Diversity VC
Former COO, Skyscanner
Co-founder & CEO, ProfitWell
Director of People, Buffer
Co-founder & CEO, Mind the Product