2019 Speakers

Conference Speakers

Technical Director for Operations and Reliability @FT (Financial...
Sr. Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Senior Software Engineer @GitHub
Microservice, Cloud, CI/CD Expert
Cloud Platform Engineer @AmericanExpress, former @condenastint
Engineering Coach @helpscout
Principal Engineer on data platform @BBC
Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Lead Engineer @StarlingBank
Senior VP Engineering @spring_health, former VP Engineering @Meetup
Principal Engineer @Skyscanner
Technology Director @Scott_Logic
CTO / CEO @scalefactory
Backend Engineer @Monzo
Senior Staff Engineer @Monzo
Engineering Lead for Core Banking @StarlingBank
Software Engineer @CondeNast
Distributed Coach/Mentor & Community Cultivator
Web Technology Practice Lead @StarlingBank
CTO and Founder @30Mhz
Author of Work Together Anywhere
Sr. Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn
CTO @cossacklabs, Building Applied Cryptographic / Data Security...
Head of Cloud Infrastructure at Santander
Principal Engineer Operations and Reliability Programme @FT
High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Research Advocate @Rasa
Developer @Docker
VC and Machine Learning Explainer @STVcapital
Co-Author of gRPC for WCF Developers and Creator @VisualRecode
Author of “Designing Event Driven Systems” & Senior Director @...
UI Engineer
Software Engineer @agoric
Principal Engineer @FinancialTimes
CTO and co-founder @fourtheorem
Remote Collaboration Consultant
CEO @roundaboutlabs
Senior Researcher @Inria
Creator of the @Espruino
Lead Security Engineer @Photobox / Tech Lead @PrideInLondon
Senior Director of Engineering @Intercom
Java Champion, Author of "Java in a Nutshell"
Head Of Quality @thoughtmachine
MSc Student @UPorto (University of Porto)
Principal Application Security Consultant @Veracode
Senior Software Engineer @Skyscanner
Author of "Serious Cryptography", Designer of Hash...
Founder at Kraken Industries
Developer Advocate for GraalVM @Oracle
Developer Advocate in the Java Platform Group @Oracle
Senior Principal Software Engineer @RedHat
Cognitive Systems Engineer & Researcher
Director of DevOps Relations and Advisor @snyksec & Co-author of...
Platform @RevolutApp
Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Site Reliability Engineer @Slack, Contributor to Seeking SRE, &...
Co-Founder & CEO @fourtheorem
VP of Architecture @DAZN
CD Consultant
Founder at Safepoint Ost
Founder and CEO @datawireio
Node.js Developer
Engineering Manager @LinkedIn focused on Big Data
Co-founder & CTO @undo_io
Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Senior Principal Engineer @thestarsgroup
Senior Software Engineer @Lyft
Co-author of Optimizing Java
Cryptographer, & Security Software Engineer @Cloudflare
Engineering Manager - Pricing / Logistics Algorithms @Deliveroo
Software Engineer @segment
IT Organizational Consultant and co-author of Team Topologies
Product Manager and former Architect @RedHat
Co-founder and chief technologist @Camunda
Senior Technical Staff Member @IBM Garage
STSM, Liberty Microservice Architect and Advocate @IBM
Head of Editorial @InfoQ.com
Technologist For Hire @hybrid_group
Senior Developer/ Engineer
Independent Technical Consultant
Cloud Native Architect @comparethemkt
Engineering Manager @Facebook Marketplace Trust & Safety
Solution Architect @comparethemkt
Professor at Imperial College
Senior Architect @iconsolutions
Solutions Engineer @JetstackHQ

Workshop Speakers

Staff Container & Infrastructure Engineer @enixsas
Developer Advocate @confluentinc
Performance Engineering Specialist at Aitu Software
Data Scientist @Nooxit
Independent Tech Consultant
Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Author of Work Together Anywhere
Remote Collaboration Consultant
Developer Advocate @HashiCorp
Head of Platform @ZigluMoney
Independent Technical Consultant
Solutions Architect @ConfluentInc

Sponsored Solutions Tracks Speakers

Developer Advocate @IBM
Co-founder and chief technologist @Camunda
Global Director, Pre-Sales Engineering @Sonatype
Principal Design Researcher @honeycombio
Solace Distinguished Engineer
Head of DevOps Advocacy & Developer Advocate @jfrog
Product Manager @WhiteSourceSoft
Software Developer @pensionbee
Principal Developer Advocate @LightStepHQ
Co-founder @wso2
Lead Engineer Current Accounts NL & BE @ING
Director of Developer Relations @karat
Product Manager @Hazelcast
Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly
Distributed Systems Consultant @Hazelcast
Senior Developer Advocate @Couchbase
Developer Advocate for GraalVM @Oracle
Lead Developer Advocate @Optimizely
CTO and Co-founder @Mattermost
David Santoro is the CTO and Co-Founder @carwowuk
Staff Technologist @VMware
Chief Executive Officer @diffbluehq
Developer Advocate @IBM

Track Hosts

Head of Cloud Infrastructure at Santander
InfoQ Editor Functional Programming, QCon PC, Wolfram
QConSF Chair, Co-host of the InfoQ Podcast, & VP of Technology @...
Principal Engineering Group Manager (Java) @Microsoft. ex CEO at...
Java Champion, First Lego League Coach, passionate about JVM...
Remote Collaboration Consultant
VC and Machine Learning Explainer @STVcapital
Founder at DOSE Dynamics
Senior Engineering Manager @Deliveroo
Technical Director of Cloud Solutions and Partnerships @ThoughtWorks
Richard Rodger is the founder and CEO @voxgig
Senior Developer/ Engineer
Hacker at Large, Co-chair @QCon & Data Council, PMC &...
Former Chief Technology Officer @starlingbank
Head of Customer Solutions, Security Software Engineer @CossackLabs
VP Engineering, Global Strategy & Operations @CondeNast
Principal Engineer @Skyscanner
Managing Editor and Product Manager, C4Media
Lead Editor for Architecture and Design @InfoQ & Principal...
Independent Technical Consultant
Chief Technology Officer @OpenCredo
Developer @Docker

Programming Committee

Independent Data Science Consultant
InfoQ Editor Functional Programming, QCon PC, Wolfram
Chief Scientific Officer @Superbet
Senior Technology Adviser @Superbet
Independent Technical Consultant
Principal Engineering Group Manager (Java) @Microsoft. ex CEO at...
Technical Director for Operations and Reliability @FT (Financial...

Directory

First namesort descending Last name Short title
Adam Stewart Solution Architect @comparethemkt
Akhilesh Gupta Sr. Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn
Alasdair Allan Scientist/Maker/Hacker
Alex Blewitt Head of Cloud Infrastructure at Santander
Alexandra Noonan Software Engineer @segment
Alina Yurenko Developer Advocate for GraalVM @Oracle
Andrew Walker Founder at Kraken Industries
Andrzej Grzesik Platform @RevolutApp
Anjuan Simmons Engineering Coach @helpscout
Anna Henningsen Node.js Developer
Anne Currie Chief Strategist @containersoluti (Container Solutions)
Austin Parker Principal Developer Advocate @LightStepHQ
Baruch Sadogursky Head of DevOps Advocacy & Developer Advocate @jfrog
Ben Evans Java Champion, Author of "Java in a Nutshell"
Benjamin Stopford Author of “Designing Event Driven Systems” & Senior Director @confluentinc
Bernd Ruecker Co-founder and chief technologist @Camunda
Bilgin Ibryam Product Manager and former Architect @RedHat
Blanca Garcia-Gil Principal Engineer on data platform @BBC
Charles Humble Head of Editorial @InfoQ.com
Christina Camilleri Security Solutions Specialist @@riotgames
Colin Breck Sr. Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Colin Humphreys CTO, Cloud @Pivotal
Colin Eberhardt Technology Director @Scott_Logic
Corey Hulen CTO and Co-founder @Mattermost
Crystal Hirschorn VP Engineering, Global Strategy & Operations @CondeNast
Daniel Bryant Independent Technical Consultant
Daniel Osborne Web Technology Practice Lead @StarlingBank
Danyel Fisher Principal Design Researcher @honeycombio
David Delabassee Developer Advocate in the Java Platform Group @Oracle
David Santoro David Santoro is the CTO and Co-Founder @carwowuk
David Brimley Distributed Systems Consultant @Hazelcast
Denis Wilson Souza Rosa Senior Developer Advocate @Couchbase
Denise Yu Senior Software Engineer @GitHub
Dmitry Vyazelenko Founder at Safepoint Ost
Ed Shee Developer Advocate @IBM
Emily Jiang STSM, Liberty Microservice Architect and Advocate @IBM
Eoin Shanaghy CTO and co-founder @fourtheorem
Eric Horesnyi CEO @streamdata.io
Eugene Pilyankevich CTO @cossacklabs, Building Applied Cryptographic / Data Security Tooling
Finbarr Joy Senior Technology Adviser @Superbet
Flavia Paganelli CTO and Founder @30Mhz
Folger Fonseca Software Engineer and Tech Lead @N26
Gareth Rushgrove Product Manager @Docker
Gordon Williams Creator of the @Espruino
Greg Law Co-founder & CTO @undo_io
Guy Bar-Gil Product Manager @WhiteSourceSoft
Herman Schaaf Senior Software Engineer @Skyscanner
Hien Luu Engineering Manager @LinkedIn focused on Big Data
Holly Cummins Senior Technical Staff Member @IBM Garage
Ian Thomas Senior Principal Engineer @thestarsgroup
Ignat Korchagin Cryptographer, & Security Software Engineer @Cloudflare
Ilkka Turunen Global Director, Pre-Sales Engineering @Sonatype
James Laverack Solutions Engineer @JetstackHQ
James Stanier VP Engineering @Brandwatch
James Gough Co-author of Optimizing Java
Jason Maude Lead Engineer @StarlingBank
Jay Alammar VC and Machine Learning Explainer @STVcapital
Jaycee Cheong Site Reliability Engineer @immersivelabsuk
Jean-Philippe Aumasson Author of "Serious Cryptography", Designer of Hash Functions BLAKE3 and BLAKE2
Jeff Foster Head of Product Engineering @redgate
Jendrik Jördening Data Scientist @Nooxit
Jérôme Petazzoni Staff Container & Infrastructure Engineer @enixsas
Jessica Kerr Polyglot Functional Developer on the JVM
Jon Topper CTO / CEO @scalefactory
Jonathan Lister Parsons Software Developer @pensionbee
Jose Nino Software Engineer @lyft and Envoy Maintainer
Juan Jose Fumero Alfonso Research Associate @OfficialUoM (The University of Manchester)
Judy Rees Remote Collaboration Consultant
Julia Lawall Senior Researcher @Inria
Justin Cormack Developer @Docker
Katelyn Sills Software Engineer @agoric
Katie Gamanji Cloud Platform Engineer @AmericanExpress, former @condenastint
Katy Anton Principal Application Security Consultant @Veracode
Kenichi Shibata Cloud Native Architect @comparethemkt
Kody O’Connell Lead Developer Advocate @Optimizely
Laura Nolan Site Reliability Engineer @Slack, Contributor to Seeking SRE, & SRECon Steering Committee
Laura Maguire Cognitive Systems Engineer & Researcher
Lisa van Gelder Senior VP Engineering @spring_health, former VP Engineering @Meetup
Lisette Sutherland Author of Work Together Anywhere
Liza Fireman Engineering Manager @Facebook Marketplace Trust & Safety
Luca Mezzalira VP of Architecture @DAZN
Luke Blaney Principal Engineer Operations and Reliability Programme @FT
Lusen Mendel Director of Developer Relations @karat
Manuel Pais IT Organizational Consultant and co-author of Team Topologies
Marcin Pakulnicki Lead Engineer Current Accounts NL & BE @ING
Maria Gutierrez Senior Director of Engineering @Intercom
Mark Rendle Co-Author of gRPC for WCF Developers and Creator @VisualRecode
Mark Kilby Distributed Coach/Mentor & Community Cultivator
Mark Price Performance Engineering Specialist at Aitu Software
Martijn Verburg Principal Engineering Group Manager (Java) @Microsoft. ex CEO at jClarity (acquired by MSFT) & CxO / start-up mentor
Martin Thompson High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Martin Dow Engineering Lead for Core Banking @StarlingBank
Maryam Umar Head Of Quality @thoughtmachine
Mathew Lodge Chief Executive Officer @diffbluehq
Matt Heath Senior Staff Engineer @Monzo
Matt Turner Head of Platform @ZigluMoney
Michael Coté Staff Technologist @VMware
Michelle O'Sulivan Psychologist & Researcher - Mental Health in the Workplace
Michelle Garrett Software Engineer @CondeNast
Miguel Ramalho MSc Student @UPorto (University of Porto)
Nic Jackson Developer Advocate @HashiCorp
Nicky Wrightson Principal Engineer @Skyscanner
Nora Jones Senior Developer/ Engineer
Patrick Debois Director of DevOps Relations and Advisor @snyksec & Co-author of the DevOps Handbook
Patrick Kua Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Paul Fremantle Co-founder @wso2
Paul Hammant CD Consultant
Paul Johnston CEO @roundaboutlabs
Percy Link Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Peter Elger Co-Founder & CEO @fourtheorem
Peter Bourgon Principal Engineer @fastly
Peter Morgan Chief Scientific Officer @Superbet
Peter Nagy
Randall Koutnik UI Engineer
Ranganathan Balashanmugam CTO @EverestEngineering
Richard Wiseman Author of the Luck Factor, previously Consultant for National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games, History’s Your Bleeped Up Brain, & Discovery’s MythBusters.
Richard Li Founder and CEO @datawireio
Rob Harrop CEO @Skipjaq & Co-Founder of SpringSource
Robin Moffatt Developer Advocate @confluentinc
Ron Evans Technologist For Hire @hybrid_group
Sam Newman Microservice, Cloud, CI/CD Expert
Samuel Parkinson Principal Engineer @FinancialTimes
Sanne Grinovero Senior Principal Software Engineer @RedHat
Sarah Wells Technical Director for Operations and Reliability @FT (Financial Times)
Sean Tracey Developer Advocate @IBM
Sean Walsh Field CTO @Lightbend
Sergey Kuksenko Java Performance Engineer @Oracle
Sherin Thomas Senior Software Engineer @Lyft
Sid Anand Hacker at Large, Co-chair @QCon & Data Council, PMC & Committer @ApacheAirflow
Sonya Moisset Lead Security Engineer @Photobox / Tech Lead @PrideInLondon
Sophia Drossopoulou Professor at Imperial College
Stephen Janaway Technology leader @BloomandWild
Suhail Patel Backend Engineer @Monzo
Susanne Kaiser Independent Tech Consultant
Susanne Groothuis Sr. Data Scientist in the Advanced Analytics and Big Data team @KPMG
Sven Erik Knop Solutions Architect @ConfluentInc
Tamsin Crossland Senior Architect @iconsolutions
Thomas Graf Founding Member @CiliumProject
Tim Cochran Technical Director of East Coast Market NA @ThoughtWorks
Tim Berglund Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Tom Fairbairn Solace Distinguished Engineer
Tyler Akidau Engineer @Google & Founder/Committer on Apache Beam
Victoria Puscas Engineering Manager - Pricing / Logistics Algorithms @Deliveroo
Vincent Warmerdam Research Advocate @Rasa
Vladimir Schreiner Product Manager @Hazelcast
Yoz Grahame Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly

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