Featuring over 142 speakers

Conference Speakers

Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Software Engineer @Pivotal
Microservice, Cloud, CI/CD Expert
Cloud Platform Engineer @condenastint
Scientist/Maker/Hacker
Author of Work Together Anywhere
Author of the Luck Factor, previously Consultant for National...
Principal Engineer on data platform @BBC
Software Engineer @lyft and Envoy Maintainer
Software Engineer and Tech Lead @N26
Docker Engineer, Leads OCaml Labs Group, & Lecturer @Cambridge_Uni
Senior VP Engineering at Spring Health, former VP Engineering at...
Technology Director @Scott_Logic
CTO / CEO @scalefactory
Backend Engineer @Monzo
Senior Staff Engineer @Monzo
Java Performance Engineer @Oracle
Engineering Lead for Core Banking @StarlingBank
Software Engineer @CondeNast
Distributed Coach/Mentor & Community Cultivator
Web Technology Practice Lead @StarlingBank
Technology leader @BloomandWild
CTO and Founder @30Mhz
Sr. Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn
CTO @cossacklabs, Building Applied Cryptographic / Data Security...
VP Engineering @Brandwatch
Author of Swift Essentials
Principal Engineer Operations and Reliability Programme @FT
High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Algorithm Designer @GoDataDriven
Site Reliability Engineer @immersivelabsuk
VC and Machine Learning Explainer @STVcapital
Co-Author of gRPC for WCF Developers and Creator @VisualRecode
CTO @EverestEngineering
Author of “Designing Event Driven Systems” & Senior Director @...
Sr. Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Founding Member @CiliumProject
UI Engineer
Software Engineer @agoric
Principal Engineer @FinancialTimes
CTO and co-founder @fourtheorem
Remote Collaboration Consultant
Technical Director of East Coast Market NA @ThoughtWorks
CEO @roundaboutlabs
Research Associate @OfficialUoM (The University of Manchester)
Creator of the @Espruino
Psychologist & Researcher - Mental Health in the Workplace
Lead Security Engineer @Photobox / Tech Lead @PrideInLondon
Head of Editorial @InfoQ.com
Java Champion, Author of "Java in a Nutshell"
VP of Engineering at @Wix
Sr. Resilience Engineering Advocate @Netflix
Head of Product Engineering @redgate
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
Node.js Developer
Creator of AsyncAPI
Developer Advocate in the Java Platform Group @Oracle
Senior Principal Software Engineer @RedHat
Cognitive Systems Engineer & Researcher
Original DevOps Pioneer, Co-author of the DevOps Handbook
Principal Engineer @fastly
Site Reliability Engineer @Slack, Contributor to Seeking SRE, &...
Platform @RevolutApp
Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Co-Founder & CEO @fourtheorem
VP of Architecture @DAZN
CD Consultant
Founder @Safepoint
Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Founder and CEO @datawireio
Engineering Manager @LinkedIn focused on Big Data
Co-founder & CTO @undo_io
Senior Principal Engineer @thestarsgroup
PhD @UniofOxford
Co-author of Optimizing Java
Cryptographer, & Security Software Engineer @Cloudflare
Software Engineer @segment
Senior Developer/ Engineer
Engineering Manager - Pricing / Logistics Algorithms @Deliveroo
Architect @RedHat
Software Developer
Head Of Quality @thoughtmachine
Co-founder and developer advocate @Camunda
Enterprise Solutions Engineer @auth0
Co-founder @wso2
Lead Engineer Current Accounts NL & BE @ING
IT Chapter Lead @ING
Director of Developer Relations @karat
CTO and Co-founder @Mattermost
Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly
Senior Solutions Architect @ Hazelcast
Product Manager @Hazelcast

Workshop Speakers

Staff Container & Infrastructure Engineer @enixsas
Head of Platform @ZigluMoney
Developer Advocate @confluentinc
Solutions Architect @ConfluentInc
Managing Partner @ardanlabs, Author of Go In Action, & Organizer...
Engineering Manager @LinkedIn focused on Big Data
Data Scientist @Nooxit
Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Author of Work Together Anywhere
Remote Collaboration Consultant
Global Field CTO @soloio_inc
Developer Advocate @HashiCorp
Independent Tech Consultant

Track Hosts

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

Programming Committee

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

Directory

First name Last namesort descending Short title
Jay Alammar VC and Machine Learning Explainer @STVcapital
Alasdair Allan Scientist/Maker/Hacker
Sid Anand Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Katy Anton Principal Application Security Consultant @Veracode
Jean-Philippe Aumasson Author of "Serious Cryptography", Designer of Hash Functions BLAKE3 and BLAKE2
Ranganathan Balashanmugam CTO @EverestEngineering
Monica Beckwith Java Champion, First Lego League Coach, passionate about JVM Performance @Microsoft
Francine Bennett Independent Data Science Consultant
Tim Berglund Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Thomas Betts Lead Editor for Architecture and Design @InfoQ & Principal Software Engineer @IHSMarkitTech
Nitin Bharti Managing Editor and Product Manager, C4Media
Luke Blaney Principal Engineer Operations and Reliability Programme @FT
Alex Blewitt Author of Swift Essentials
Peter Bourgon Principal Engineer @fastly
Colin Breck Sr. Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
David Brimley Senior Solutions Architect @ Hazelcast
Daniel Bryant Independent Technical Consultant
Jaycee Cheong Site Reliability Engineer @immersivelabsuk
Tim Cochran Technical Director of East Coast Market NA @ThoughtWorks
Justin Cormack Developer @Docker
Patrick Debois Original DevOps Pioneer, Co-author of the DevOps Handbook
David Delabassee Developer Advocate in the Java Platform Group @Oracle
Jessica DeVita Sr. Resilience Engineering Advocate @Netflix
Martin Dow Engineering Lead for Core Banking @StarlingBank
Colin Eberhardt Technology Director @Scott_Logic
Peter Elger Co-Founder & CEO @fourtheorem
Adam Evans Enterprise Solutions Engineer @auth0
Ben Evans Java Champion, Author of "Java in a Nutshell"
Folger Fonseca Software Engineer and Tech Lead @N26
Jeff Foster Head of Product Engineering @redgate
Paul Fremantle Co-founder @wso2
Juan Fumero Research Associate @OfficialUoM (The University of Manchester)
Katie Gamanji Cloud Platform Engineer @condenastint
Blanca Garcia Gil Principal Engineer on data platform @BBC
Michelle Garrett Software Engineer @CondeNast
Sally Goble Senior Engineering Manager @Deliveroo
James Gough Co-author of Optimizing Java
Thomas Graf Founding Member @CiliumProject
Yoz Grahame Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly
Sanne Grinovero Senior Principal Software Engineer @RedHat
Andrzej Grzesik Platform @RevolutApp
Akhilesh Gupta Sr. Staff Software Engineer @LinkedIn
Maria Gutierrez Software Developer
Paul Hammant CD Consultant
Greg Hawkins Former Chief Technology Officer @starlingbank
Matt Heath Senior Staff Engineer @Monzo
Anna Henningsen Node.js Developer
Crystal Hirschorn VP Engineering, Global Strategy & Operations @CondeNast
Corey Hulen CTO and Co-founder @Mattermost
Charles Humble Head of Editorial @InfoQ.com
Bilgin Ibryam Architect @RedHat
Nic Jackson Developer Advocate @HashiCorp
Stephen Janaway Technology leader @BloomandWild
Paul Johnston CEO @roundaboutlabs
Nora Jones Senior Developer/ Engineer
Jendrik Jördening Data Scientist @Nooxit
Finbarr Joy Senior Technology Adviser @Superbet
Susanne Kaiser Independent Tech Consultant
William Kennedy Managing Partner @ardanlabs, Author of Go In Action, & Organizer of Go / Mongo Meetups in Miami
Mark Kilby Distributed Coach/Mentor & Community Cultivator
Sven Erik Knop Solutions Architect @ConfluentInc
Ignat Korchagin Cryptographer, & Security Software Engineer @Cloudflare
Randall Koutnik UI Engineer
Patrick Kua Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Sergey Kuksenko Java Performance Engineer @Oracle
Greg Law Co-founder & CTO @undo_io
Richard Li Founder and CEO @datawireio
Percy Link Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Hien Luu Engineering Manager @LinkedIn focused on Big Data
Anil Madhavapeddy Docker Engineer, Leads OCaml Labs Group, & Lecturer @Cambridge_Uni
Laura Maguire Cognitive Systems Engineer & Researcher
Han Markslag IT Chapter Lead @ING
Lusen Mendel Director of Developer Relations @karat
Fran Méndez Creator of AsyncAPI
Luca Mezzalira VP of Architecture @DAZN
Robin Moffatt Developer Advocate @confluentinc
Sonya Moisset Lead Security Engineer @Photobox / Tech Lead @PrideInLondon
Aviran Mordo VP of Engineering at @Wix
Peter Morgan Chief Scientific Officer @Superbet
Sam Newman Microservice, Cloud, CI/CD Expert
Jose Nino Software Engineer @lyft and Envoy Maintainer
Laura Nolan Site Reliability Engineer @Slack, Contributor to Seeking SRE, & SRECon Steering Committee
Alexandra Noonan Software Engineer @segment
Michelle O'Sulivan Psychologist & Researcher - Mental Health in the Workplace
Daniel Osborne Web Technology Practice Lead @StarlingBank
Flavia Paganelli CTO and Founder @30Mhz
Manuel Pais Senior Developer/ Engineer
Marcin Pakulnicki Lead Engineer Current Accounts NL & BE @ING
Samuel Parkinson Principal Engineer @FinancialTimes
Suhail Patel Backend Engineer @Monzo
Jérôme Petazzoni Staff Container & Infrastructure Engineer @enixsas
Eugene Pilyankevich CTO @cossacklabs, Building Applied Cryptographic / Data Security Tooling
Christian Posta Global Field CTO @soloio_inc
Victoria Puscas Engineering Manager - Pricing / Logistics Algorithms @Deliveroo
Miguel Ramalho MSc Student @UPorto (University of Porto)
Judy Rees Remote Collaboration Consultant
Wes Reisz QConSF Chair, Co-host of the InfoQ Podcast, & VP of Technology @SectionIO
Mark Rendle Co-Author of gRPC for WCF Developers and Creator @VisualRecode
Richard Rodger Richard Rodger is the founder and CEO @voxgig
Bernd Ruecker Co-founder and developer advocate @Camunda
Herman Schaaf Senior Software Engineer @Skyscanner
Vladimir Schreiner Product Manager @Hazelcast
Werner Schuster InfoQ Editor Functional Programming, QCon PC, Wolfram
Eoin Shanaghy CTO and co-founder @fourtheorem
Cassandra Shum Technical Director of Cloud Solutions and Partnerships @ThoughtWorks
Kate Sills Software Engineer @agoric
James Stanier VP Engineering @Brandwatch
Ben Stopford Author of “Designing Event Driven Systems” & Senior Director @confluentinc
Lisette Sutherland Author of Work Together Anywhere
Doug Talbot Head of Organisational Effectiveness @Ocado
Ian Thomas Senior Principal Engineer @thestarsgroup
Martin Thompson High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Jon Topper CTO / CEO @scalefactory
Andrew Trask PhD @UniofOxford
Matt Turner Head of Platform @ZigluMoney
Maryam Umar Head Of Quality @thoughtmachine
Lisa van Gelder Senior VP Engineering at Spring Health, former VP Engineering at Meetup
Martijn Verburg Principal Engineering Group Manager (Java) at Microsoft. ex CEO at jClarity (acquired by MSFT) & CxO / start-up mentor
Anastasiia Voitova Head of Customer Solutions, Security Software Engineer @CossackLabs
Dmitry Vyazelenko Founder @Safepoint
Andy Walker Founder at Kraken Industries
Vincent Warmerdam Algorithm Designer @GoDataDriven
Nicki Watt Chief Technology Officer @OpenCredo
Sarah Wells Technical Director for Operations and Reliability @FT (Financial Times)
Gordon Williams Creator of the @Espruino
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.
Nicky Wrightson Principal Engineer @Skyscanner
Denise Yu Software Engineer @Pivotal
Alina Yurenko Developer Advocate for GraalVM @Oracle

Tracks

  • Architectures You've Always Wondered About

    Hard-earned lessons from the names you know on scalability, reliability, security, and performance.

  • Machine Learning: The Latest Innovations

    AI and machine learning is more approachable than ever. Discover how ML, deep learning, and other modern approaches are being used in practice.

  • Kubernetes and Cloud Architectures

    Learn about cloud native architectural approaches from the leading industry experts who have operated Kubernetes and FaaS at scale, and explore the associated modern DevOps practices.

  • Evolving Java

    JVM futures, JIT directions and improvements to the runtimes stack is the theme of this year’s JVM track.

  • Next Generation Microservices: Building Distributed Systems the Right Way

    Microservice-based applications are everywhere, but well-built distributed systems are not so common. Early adopters of microservices share their insights on how to design systems the right way.

  • Chaos and Resilience: Architecting for Success

    Making systems resilient involves people and tech. Learn about strategies being used, from cognitive systems engineering to chaos engineering.

  • The Future of the API: REST, gRPC, GraphQL and More

    The humble web-based API is evolving. This track provides the what, how, and why of future APIs.

  • Streaming Data Architectures

    Today's systems move huge volumes of data. Hear how the innovators in this space are designing systems and leveraging modern data stream processing platforms.

  • Modern Compilation Targets

    Learn about the innovation happening in the compilation target space. WebAssembly is only the tip of the iceberg.

  • Modern CS in the Real World

    Head back to academia to solve today's problems in software engineering.

  • Bare Knuckle Performance

    Crushing latency and getting the most out of your hardware.

  • Leading Distributed Teams

    Remote and distributed working are increasing in popularity, but many organisations underestimate the leadership challenges. Learn from those who are doing this effectively.

  • Driving Full Cycle Engineering Teams at Every Level

    "Full cycle developers" is not just another catch phrase; it's about engineers taking ownership and delivering value, and doing so with the support of their entire organisation. Learn more from the pioneers.

  • JavaScript: Pushing the Client Beyond the Browser

    JavaScript is not just the language of the web. Join this track to learn how the innovators are pushing the boundaries of this classic language and ecosystem

  • When Things Go Wrong: GDPR, Ethics, & Politics

    Privacy, confidentiality, safety and security: learning from the frontlines, from both good and bad experiences

  • Growing Unicorns in the EU: Building, Leading and Scaling Financial Tech Start Ups

    Learn how EU FinTech innovators have designed, built, and led both their technologies and organisations.

  • Building High Performing Teams

    There are many discussions outlining the secret sauce of high-performing teams. Learn how to balance the essential ingredients of high performing teams such as trust and delegation, as well as recognising the pitfalls and problems that will ruin any recipe.

  • Scaling Security, from Device to Cloud

    Implementing effective security is vitally important, regardless of where you are deploying software applications