Silicon Valley “Culture of Youth”

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Session Topic: Silicon Valley “Culture of Youth” :Experiences; Lessons & Effects; Predicotrs & Steps

Tuesday 3I

Convener: Randy Farmer

Notes-taker(s): Randy Farmer

Tags for the session - technology discussed/ideas considered:

Discussion notes, key understandings, outstanding questions, observations, and, if appropriate to this discussion: action items, next steps:

There is a problem with what to do with all the no-longer-young former programmers that are now overqualified for the number of level-appropriate positions available.

Dick Hardt suggested that anecdotally, many of his 50+ friends are now in enterprise software positions.