Issues, Epics and Milestones: Keeping Projects on Track with Gitlab

Large scale web projects come with many moving parts including people, ideas, requirements, timelines and budgets.

The role of a Project Manager is to bring those moving parts together, point them in the right direction and guide them towards a common goal.

In this session we will use real world examples to showcase how GitLab can be used as a powerful tool for Project Managers to help keep projects and teams on track towards the common goal.

Attendees will learn:

Ways to use GitLab to manage projects
Pros and Cons of using GitLab to manage projects
Additional info about using GitLab as a DevOps platform for SourceCode Management, CodeReview, CI/CD, and more

Albert Hughes
Albert is a Technical Project Manager at Lullabot, a globally distributed and employee owned, strategy, design, and web development company where he's leading a team of developers and designers on a large scale Drupal web project.

For the past 15+ years he's turned a passion for solving problems with technology into a career by designing, developing and managing web based solutions for a variety of people and organizations in higher education, government, tech, sports, entertainment, and finance.

In 2005, he earned a B.A. in Business Management from Prairie View A&M University and in 2015 a M.S. in Technology Commercialization from the University of Texas at Austin.

He enjoys reading books, collecting art, mentoring, investing, traveling, creating music and spending time with family.

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