Aleksa Vukotic is CTO at the Manchester based thestartupfactory.tech, where he responsible for the overall technology vision and design for its affiliated companies, ranging for sport tech to fintech and more. Joining from a large UK bank, where he helped deliver Open Banking APIs, Aleksa brings domain experience of latest technical regulatory standards in banking industry (including PSD2, GDPR and Open Banking), in addition to his technology expertise in building APIs and reactive systems used to power them.
With a very relevant background in designing and building micro services over the past ten years, most recently at a large UK bank, where he helped deliver Open Banking APIs. He is a published author (Neo 4j) in Action, Manning; Pro Spring 2.5 and Apache Tomcat 7, in addition to regularly speaking at technology meetups.
A ‘feet in the mud’ fireside chat on real life experiences of growth and innovation.
In a fireside chat, Conny Dorrestijn will make sure she asks the right questions to Aleksa Vukotic, CTO, thestartuptechfactory.tech
They will discuss how to get to the bottom of the challenges around platform innovation in corporate environments. How to manoeuvre an oil tanker?
What is the use and myth of internal innovation labs versus business line? They will talk about collaboration and the much (ab)used word of ‘partnering’ with start-ups and scale-ups. Conny and Aleksa will conclude with one final take away you can personally influence in your daily life