Rachel Laycock

Head of Technology

Who are you ?

Rachel Laycock

What do you do for a living ?

Head of Technology for ThoughtWorks North America

What do you want to speak about at FlowCon ?

The reality of implementing continuous delivery at scale.

What will make you think that attendees have learnt a lot during your session ?

They stop and think about the cultural and organisational changes required to implement CD before diving straight into tool selection.

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What is the sound, the noise that you love  ?

Classical music in the morning. It helps me focus.

What is the plant, tree or animal which you would love to be reincarnated into ?



Continuous delivery @ Scale


Speaker pitch “Continuous Delivery is fairly easy to implement in a ‘two-pizza team’. But what about when you have to adopt the practice across 10s or 100s of teams with legacy infrastructure, governance and security concerns not to mention clashing cultural norms. Not so simple. Continuous Delivery is not a tool or a single team […]