Ops & Scaling Lightning Talks | How I Made and Evaluated Budget Requests

As the former VP of Trust & Safety at Google, Tom Siegel ran the largest T&S team in the industry (at the time). In this lightning talk he'll give insights into what the budget request process looked like and tips and guidelines around what makes a powerful budget requests (including using badness metrics). He'll also talk about when to know not to grow and how to make decisions on when deprioritizing or reallocating resources is the better answer.


Lightning talks are 5-7 minute talks grouped with other 5-7 minute talks across a 50 minute session. There will be time for Q&A after all of the lightning talks in a session.

Location Name
Seacliff C
Wednesday, July 12, 2023
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Session Type
Lightning Talk
Session Themes
Effective Teams
Will this session be recorded?