Avantika Gomes currently leads Figma's efforts on Design Systems, Prototyping, and Developer Tools, exploring ways to bring the worlds of code and design closer together. She previously led the company's product efforts on collaboration, building the multiplayer feature set that Figma is known for. She has over a decade of product experience, having held roles at companies such as Pinterest, Microsoft, Google, and Birchbox, with a particular focus on collaborative, creative products that help people visually express themselves.
As technology evolves, ‘new’ ways fast become ‘old’ ways. Adaptability is important to thrive in an ever-changing work environment. Being able to adapt to changing environments and work processes makes you a competitive job candidate and a strong overall professional. Our panelists will discuss the characteristics and actions that will help you adapt to a modern workplace, and become better at your craft, and a better leader.