Symphony TechTalk. Leading Through Change: Insights from Birkir A. Barkarson  

Step right up, tech enthusiasts! The stage is set, and the curtains are drawn for the next Symphony TechTalk. We’re thrilled to have Birkir A. Barkarson, the ex-CTO of Vivino, sharing his expertise on leading through change. With half a decade of experience at the helm of the world’s #1 wine app, Birkir has seen it all — from the challenges of building highly distributed and resilient applications and platforms to navigating the ever-changing landscape of the tech industry and scaling a rapidly growing startup. 

Meet our Speaker: Birkir A. Barkarson, ex-CTO of Vivino. 

  • 5+ years as CTO of Vivino, Worlds #1 Wine App; 
  • 12+ years experience as a technical leader and manager; 
  • 20+ years as a software developer, using languages such as Go, Ruby, Java, C#/C++; 
  • Managed 80+ people across multiple groups and teams; 
  • Focused on building metric-driven product lead teams that make highly distributed and resilient applications and platforms. 

Symphony TechTalk Host: Bohdan Mykhaylyshyn, Internal Communications Specialist at Symphony Solutions. 

Here’s what we’ll talk about: 

  1. Introducing Vivino: The Wine culture
  2. Partnership with Symphony Solutions 
  3. Scaling the Vivino Project 
  4. Management and Building High-performance teams 
  5. The Impact of COVID-19 on Vivino and the Hybrid Working Model
  6. Business Insights from Birkir A. Barkson 

Are you ready to take the lead in today’s fast-paced business world? Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from one of the industry’s top tech leaders and gain valuable insights. Register now! 
Follow the link to register.

When: April 5, 6:30 PM EET 
Where: Online, Zoom 
Duration: 1 h 
Language: English 
See you online! 

Event Details


April 5, 18:30 AM (EET) 


Online, Zoom