Speaker: Martin Thompson

High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Martin is a Java Champion with over 2 decades of experience building complex and high-performance computing systems. He is most recently known for his work on Aeron and SBE. Previously at LMAX he was the co-founder and CTO when he created the Disruptor. Prior to LMAX Martin worked for Betfair, three different content companies wrestling with the world largest product catalogues, and was a lead on some of the most significant C++ and Java systems of the 1990s in the automotive and finance domains. He blogs at mechanical-sympathy.blogspot.com, and can be found giving training courses on performance and concurrency when he is not cutting code to make systems better.

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Keynote: Engineering You

Talk: High Performance Managed Languages

Talk: Panel: What's Next for Our Programming Languages?

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Tracks

Monday, 6 March

Tuesday, 7 March

Wednesday, 8 March