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Vidal is an experienced engineering leader. He hosts the popular "Managers Club” website and podcast where you will find interviews with top engineering leaders. 


Vidal is currently an Engineering Manager at LinkedIn and has also led teams at Uber, Autodesk, and WalmartLabs. Vidal holds engineering degrees from Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Southern CA, and an MBA from Santa Clara University. He served in the US Navy Reserve as an Engineering Duty Officer.


Vidal is a co-author of "Pro Smartphone Cross-Platform Development: iPhone, Blackberry, Windows Mobile and Android Development and Distribution" from Apress, and “Engineering Leadership Interviews: Lessons Learned and Best Practices Gathered from Interviews with Top Engineering Leaders Around the World.”

time management for engineering managers


FRIDAY, June 12

10:00 - 10:45 AM

Time management is a constant challenge for all EMs.


As an EM everybody wants a piece of you, right?


This can be especially overwhelming for new managers.


I will share tips, tactics, and strategies to get things done based on over 85 interviews of engineering managers at, and my personal experience.


Topics include planning your day, time boxing, emails, calendar management, to-do lists, and effective meetings.

Minneapolis, MN

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