Featuring over 177 speakers

Conference Speakers

Tech Leader, former CTO/Chief Scientist
Senior Software Engineer @GitHub
Microservice, Cloud, CI/CD Expert
Cloud Platform Engineer @AmericanExpress, former @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
Lead Engineer @StarlingBank
Software Engineer and Tech Lead @N26
University Lecturer @Cambridge_CL (Cambridge Computer Laboratory)
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
Head of Cloud Infrastructure at Santander
Principal Engineer Operations and Reliability Programme @FT
High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Research Advocate @Rasa
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
Psychologist & Researcher - Mental Health in the Workplace
Research Associate @OfficialUoM (The University of Manchester)
Senior Researcher @Inria
Engineering Coach @helpscout
Creator of the @Espruino
Lead Security Engineer @Photobox / Tech Lead @PrideInLondon
Senior Director of Engineering @Intercom
Head of Editorial @InfoQ.com
Java Champion, Author of "Java in a Nutshell"
Former Chief Technology Officer @starlingbank
VP of Engineering at @Wix
Sr. Resilience Engineering Advocate @Netflix
Head of Product Engineering @redgate
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
Creator of AsyncAPI
Developer Advocate in the Java Platform Group @Oracle
Principle Engineer at PricingMonkey
Senior Principal Software Engineer @RedHat
Cognitive Systems Engineer & Researcher
Director of DevOps Relations and Advisor @snyksec & Co-author of...
Principal Engineer @fastly
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
Field CTO at @Lightbend
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
Senior Technical Staff Member @IBM Garage
STSM, Liberty Microservice Architect and Advocate @IBM
Chief Architect for the OpenLDAP Project and CTO of Symas Corporation
Sr. Data Scientist in the Advanced Analytics and Big Data team @KPMG
Engineering Manager @Facebook Marketplace Trust & Safety
Software Engineer @lyft
Director of Product Management @Facebook Marketplace Trust &...
Technologist For Hire @hybrid_group
Solution Architect @comparethemkt
Cloud Native Architect @comparethemkt
Independent Technical Consultant
CTO, Cloud @Pivotal
Senior Developer/ Engineer

Workshop Speakers

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

Sponsored Solutions Tracks Speakers

Developer Advocate @IBM
Co-founder and developer advocate @Camunda
Enterprise Solutions Engineer @auth0
Product Manager @WhiteSourceSoft
Co-founder @wso2
Staff Software Engineer @Mattermost
Director of Developer Relations @karat
Software Developer @pensionbee
EMEA Technical Director @nginx
Principal Developer Advocate @LightStepHQ
Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly
Lead Engineer Current Accounts NL & BE @ING
IT Chapter Lead @ING
Developer Advocate for GraalVM @Oracle
Distributed Systems Consultant @Hazelcast
CTO and Co-founder @Mattermost
Product Manager @Hazelcast
Staff Technologist @VMware
Senior Developer Advocate @Couchbase
Chief Executive Officer @diffbluehq
David Santoro is the CTO and Co-Founder @carwowuk
Global Director, Pre-Sales Engineering @Sonatype
Principal Design Researcher @honeycombio
Developer Advocate @IBM
Solace Distinguished Engineer
Head of DevOps Advocacy & Developer Advocate @jfrog

Track Hosts

QConSF Chair, Co-host of the InfoQ Podcast, & VP of Technology @...
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
Senior Developer/ Engineer
Chief Technology Officer @OpenCredo
Former Chief Technology Officer @starlingbank
Principal Engineering Group Manager (Java) at Microsoft. ex CEO at...
Richard Rodger is the founder and CEO @voxgig
Principal Engineer @Skyscanner
VP Engineering, Global Strategy & Operations @CondeNast
Senior Engineering Manager @Deliveroo
Technical Director of Cloud Solutions and Partnerships @ThoughtWorks

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 namesort descending Last name Short title
Adam Stewart Solution Architect @comparethemkt
Adam Evans Enterprise Solutions Engineer @auth0
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
Andrzej Grzesik Platform @RevolutApp
Andy Walker Founder at Kraken Industries
Anil Madhavapeddy University Lecturer @Cambridge_CL (Cambridge Computer Laboratory)
Anjuan Simmons Engineering Coach @helpscout
Anna Henningsen Node.js Developer
Anne Currie Chief Strategist @containersoluti (Container Solutions)
Austin Parker Principal Developer Advocate @LightStepHQ
Aviran Mordo VP of Engineering at @Wix
Baruch Sadogursky Head of DevOps Advocacy & Developer Advocate @jfrog
Ben Evans Java Champion, Author of "Java in a Nutshell"
Ben Hall Founder of Ocelot Uproar & Creator of Katacoda
Ben Stopford Author of “Designing Event Driven Systems” & Senior Director @confluentinc
Bernd Ruecker Co-founder and developer advocate @Camunda
Bilgin Ibryam Product Manager and former Architect @RedHat
Blanca Garcia Gil Principal Engineer on data platform @BBC
Carlos Panato, Jr. Staff Software Engineer @Mattermost
Charles Humble Head of Editorial @InfoQ.com
Christian Posta Global Field CTO @soloio_inc
Christina Camilleri Security Solutions Specialist @@riotgames
Colin Eberhardt Technology Director @Scott_Logic
Colin Breck Sr. Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Colin Humphreys CTO, Cloud @Pivotal
Corey Hulen CTO and Co-founder @Mattermost
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 Brimley Distributed Systems Consultant @Hazelcast
David Santoro David Santoro is the CTO and Co-Founder @carwowuk
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
Fran Méndez Creator of AsyncAPI
Francine Bennett Independent Data Science Consultant
Gareth Rushgrove Product Manager @Docker
Gordon Williams Creator of the @Espruino
Greg Law Co-founder & CTO @undo_io
Greg Hawkins Former Chief Technology Officer @starlingbank
Guy Bar-Gil Product Manager @WhiteSourceSoft
Han Markslag IT Chapter Lead @ING
Herman Schaaf Senior Software Engineer @Skyscanner
Hien Luu Engineering Manager @LinkedIn focused on Big Data
Holly Cummins Senior Technical Staff Member @IBM Garage
Howard Chu Chief Architect for the OpenLDAP Project and CTO of Symas Corporation
Ian Thomas Senior Principal Engineer @thestarsgroup
Ignat Korchagin Cryptographer, & Security Software Engineer @Cloudflare
Ilkka Turunen Global Director, Pre-Sales Engineering @Sonatype
James Gough Co-author of Optimizing Java
James Stanier VP Engineering @Brandwatch
Jamie Dobson CEO @containersoluti (Container Solutions)
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 DeVita Sr. Resilience Engineering Advocate @Netflix
Jessica Kerr Polyglot Functional Developer on the JVM
Jon Rowland Director of Engineering @Metaswitch
Jon Topper CTO / CEO @scalefactory
Jonathan Lister Parsons Software Developer @pensionbee
Jose Nino Software Engineer @lyft and Envoy Maintainer
Juan Fumero Research Associate @OfficialUoM (The University of Manchester)
Judy Rees Remote Collaboration Consultant
Julia Lawall Senior Researcher @Inria
Justin Cormack Developer @Docker
Kate 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
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 at Spring Health, former VP Engineering at 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 Price Performance Engineering Specialist at Aitu Software
Mark Kilby Distributed Coach/Mentor & Community Cultivator
Martijn Verburg Principal Engineering Group Manager (Java) at Microsoft. ex CEO at jClarity (acquired by MSFT) & CxO / start-up mentor
Martin Dow Engineering Lead for Core Banking @StarlingBank
Martin Thompson High Performance & Low Latency Specialist
Maryam Umar Head Of Quality @thoughtmachine
Mathew Lodge Chief Executive Officer @diffbluehq
Matt Turner Head of Platform @ZigluMoney
Matt Heath Senior Staff Engineer @Monzo
Michael Coté Staff Technologist @VMware
Michelle Garrett Software Engineer @CondeNast
Michelle O'Sulivan Psychologist & Researcher - Mental Health in the Workplace
Miguel Ramalho MSc Student @UPorto (University of Porto)
Mike Schore Software Engineer @lyft
Miles Martin EMEA Technical Director @nginx
Nic Jackson Developer Advocate @HashiCorp
Nicky Wrightson
Nitin Bharti Managing Editor and Product Manager, C4Media
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 Johnston CEO @roundaboutlabs
Paul Hammant CD Consultant
Paul Fremantle Co-founder @wso2
Percy Link Staff Software Engineer @Tesla
Peter Morgan Chief Scientific Officer @Superbet
Peter Nagy
Peter Elger Co-Founder & CEO @fourtheorem
Peter Bourgon Principal Engineer @fastly
Praveena Fernandes Principle Engineer at PricingMonkey
Priya Lakshminarayanan Director of Product Management @Facebook Marketplace Trust & Safety
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 at @Lightbend
Sergey Kuksenko Java Performance Engineer @Oracle
Sherin Thomas Senior Software Engineer @Lyft
Sid Anand Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Sonya Moisset Lead Security Engineer @Photobox / Tech Lead @PrideInLondon
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
Thomas Graf Founding Member @CiliumProject
Tim Berglund Senior Director of Developer Experience @Confluent
Tim Cochran Technical Director of East Coast Market NA @ThoughtWorks
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
Werner Schuster InfoQ Editor Functional Programming, QCon PC, Wolfram
Wes Reisz QConSF Chair, Co-host of the InfoQ Podcast, & VP of Technology @SectionIO
William Kennedy Managing Partner @ardanlabs, Author of Go In Action, & Organizer of Go / Mongo Meetups in Miami
Yoz Grahame Developer Advocate @LaunchDarkly

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 process huge volumes of continuously changing 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