Thursday, June 6, 2024 - 10:30am to 11:20am

Realizing the Potential of AI Tools for Software Development

In this keynote, we explore the transformative impact of AI tool adoption in software development, focusing on measuring the tangible benefits, implementing effective dashboarding for real-time insights, and linking time savings to strategic business outcomes. We delve into best practices for quantifying efficiency gains and how these advancements not only enhance immediate development processes but also contribute significantly to broader organizational goals. This discussion aims to equip attendees with actionable strategies for leveraging AI tools to achieve competitive advantage, drive innovation, and foster a culture of continuous improvement in the tech landscape.


Matt leads GitHub's Business Value Engineering program, which draws on insights from Systems Engineering, Process Improvement, and Software Quality. Throughout his career, he has served in customer-facing roles at industry-leading organizations such as BEA, Oracle, and Pivotal. At GitHub, he collaborates with customers and prospects to assess and clarify the impact of GitHub's products on their development processes. His efforts create improved understanding for a variety of customer stakeholders involved in deciding to adopt GitHub products. This work is also leading to innovations in how software-related process improvement can use a "value lens" to better target and guide outcomes.