CTO @Fastly
Graphics Programmer & Academy Award Winning Computer Graphics...
Software Engineer, previously Research Scientist @NASAAmes
Chief Designer of C#
Sr SRE, Reliability and Chaos Engineering @Netflix
Robotics Systems Developer
Founder and COO @FullStory
Principal Software Engineer @Microsoft focused on High-Performance ....
Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Cloud Robotics Research Scientist @iRobot
Java Champion and Author of POJOs in Action
UX Design @CustomerIO. Editorial assistant @OffscreenMag, Runs @...
Java Performance Engineer @Oracle
Director of Innovation @Trek10
VP of Engineering @ShapeSecurity & Creator of PhantomJS
Vice President of Devops and Digital Practices @SJTechnologies
Software Engineer @Slack
Haskell, Type Theory, & Functional Programming Theory Contributor
PMC Member of Apache Flink (Core Developer Graph Processing API)...
VP Engineering at StitchFix, Previously @Google & @Ebay
Co-Founder / CTO @Flow.io., previously Co-Founder / CTO @Gilt
VP Cloud Architecture Strategy @AWSCloud & Microservices Pioneer
VP of Engineering @Heptio
Principal Engineer @FT (Financial Times)
Real-time Data Infrastructure Senior Engineer @Netflix
Leads NLP @Quora
Senior Manager, Data Science @Salesforce
Founder @Tozny & Authentication and Privacy Specialist
Software Engineer @Google
Engineering Leader at Large (formerly Director of Operations...
Founder & CTO @Nubank
Co-Founder and Principal at Bold Echo Communications Solutions
Leads Infrastructure Team @Reddit
Kubernetes Maintainer & Kubicorn Creator
Technical Infrastructure Lead @Thumbtack
CTO @Reddit, formerly 2nd engineer @Pinterest
Software Engineer Developing Kotlin @JetBrains
Professor @UCBerkeley, Researching Deep Learning & Security
Performance Engineer @SPS Commerce
Engineer @Google & Founder/Committer on Apache Beam
W3C Advisory Board, Stack Evolution Board IETA, & Engineering...
Security Scientist @Baidu X-Lab
Chief Security Architect @Alibaba Cloud
Core Contributor Istio, gRPC, & Principal Engineer @Google
Software Engineer & Diversity and Inclusion Consultant
Spring Framework Committer @Pivotal
Engineering Manager @Instagram
Engineering Manager @Netflix
Senior Director @Brightcove
Senior Product Manager @Expedia
Principal Application Engineer @Expedia
Engineering Manager @Netflix, Apache Cassandra MVP
Creator of Mockito, Core eng of Gradle 1.x/2.x, & Tech Lead at...
Senior Chaos Engineer @Netflix
Founder and CEO of solo.io
CTO and Co-founder of Passage.AI
Committer @ApacheFlink, CTO @dataArtisans
ML Management @Netflix
Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Co-founder @Snyk.io
Software Developer @IBM
Software Developer @IBM
Cloud Data Architect @Netflix
Software Engineer on the Build Infrastructure team @TravisCI
Technical Program Manager @Questback
Chief Technology Officer @Endgame
Co-founder and CEO @OverOps
Senior Developer @Fivestack
Software Engineer & Rust Contributor
Director of System Architecture @Barefoot Networks
Chief Technology Officer @PolySync
ML Platform Team @Uber
Software Engineer @Microsoft - Azure Search
Chief Technology Officer, SVP Research @NSFOCUS
Web Engineer @MutualMobile
Engineering Leader @Uber
Head of the Java Platform Development Team & VP @Oracle
Software Engineer @Airbnb
CTO @Moogsoft
Engineering Director @Google
Advisory Software Developer @IBM
Original Developer @ApacheCalcite, Co-Founder SQLstream, &...
Co-Founder and CEO @Confluent
Director of Vulnerability Research @Endgame
Software Engineer @Databricks
Founding Member of the Atom Editor Team @GitHub
Software Engineer & Rust Contributor
Product Management and Marketing @Datacoral
Software Engineer @Facebook
Lead Engineer @Ceres Imaging
Leader Silicon Valley Innovation Center
Staff Software Engineer @Twitter
Vice President of Product Design & Creative @Netflix
Sr. Director @Salesforce Einstein
Engineering Leader @Netflix, previously @EBay & @Sun
Advocate for Women in Tech, Former VP OF Eng, Adobe
Head of Business Development @ Make School

Workshop Speakers

Author of the Best Seller "Release It!"
Engineering Manager @Linkedin focused on Big Data
Author of The Core Protocols: A Guide to Greatness
ML/NLP Tech startup CEO & founder @Pamoru
Principal Open Source Technologist @AWSCloud
Distributed Systems Engineer @Mesosphere
Developer Advocate @Google
President and Chief Master Architect @Idesign_inc
Software Engineer @GitHub
Hacker @Docker
Creator of Mockito, Core eng of Gradle 1.x/2.x, & Tech Lead at...
Software Developer
Big Data and Machine Learning Consultant @ElephantScale
VP Engineering at StitchFix, Previously @Google & @Ebay
Co-Founder & CEO @ElephantScale
Software Engineer & Go Trainer for @ArdanLabs
Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Engineering manager @Google
Principal Software Architect @GrandCloud
Engineer working on @IstioMesh @Google
Senior Software Engineer @Reddit
Committer @ApacheFlink, CTO @dataArtisans
Streaming Platform @Lyft
Full Stack Developer Serverless
Tech Leader @AWS

Sponsored Solutions Tracks Speakers

Distinguished Engineer, Lead Architect, IBM Streams
Sr Architect @Solace
VP of Marketing @CollabNet
Senior Developer Advocate @Couchbase
Principal Software Engineer @AppDynamics
CTO and Co-Founder @Aerospike
Sr. Product Marketing Manager @RedisLabs
Technical Marketing Manager @RedisLabs
VP of Engineering @Sparkpost
CEO & Co-Founder @LaunchDarkly
Co-Founder & CTO @YugaByte
Senior Integration Engineer @Perforce
CEO @mLab
Staff Tools Engineer @Intuit
Head Of Technology @ThoughtWorks
Engineer & Head @DevRel
Field Engineer @Pepperdata
Senior Director of Engineering - Job Seeker Products @Indeed
STSM, IBM Streams Programming Model Architect
Azure TSP @Microsoft
Technical Evangelist @Microsoft

Track Hosts & Programming Committee

Engineering Director @ShapeSecurity & JavaScript Expert
CTO @Reddit, formerly 2nd engineer @Pinterest
Software Engineer @Wolfram
JVM Perf & previous G1GC Perf Lead @Oracle
Software/Technical Advisor C4Media & QCon Chair, previous...
Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Managing Editor and Product Manager C4Media
CTO & Founding Engineer @Reddit; former Chief Scientist at...
Editor-in-chief, InfoQ.com
VP Engineering at StitchFix, Previously @Google & @Ebay
Engineer @Google & Founder/Committer on Apache Beam
Software Engineer @Samsara
Founder of Gremlin Inc, former Netflix
Sr. Director @Salesforce Einstein
Director of Engineering & Senior Most Developer @Stitchfix
Project Lead & Contributor @ZURBfoundation
Engineering Director @Netflix

Directory

First name Last namesort descending Short title
Lee Aaronson Software Engineer & Rust Contributor
Matt Abrahams Co-Founder and Principal at Bold Echo Communications Solutions
Sarah Aerni Senior Manager, Data Science @Salesforce
Tyler Akidau Engineer @Google & Founder/Committer on Apache Beam
Paul Allen Senior Integration Engineer @Perforce
Sid Anand Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Carmen Andoh Software Engineer on the Build Infrastructure team @TravisCI
Kolton Andrus Founder of Gremlin Inc, former Netflix
Michael Armbrust Software Engineer @Databricks
Nathan Äschbacher Chief Technology Officer @PolySync
Valerie Aurora Software Engineer & Diversity and Inclusion Consultant
Omer Azmon Staff Tools Engineer @Intuit
Kevin Ball Project Lead & Contributor @ZURBfoundation
Justin Becker Engineering Manager @Netflix
Monica Beckwith JVM Perf & previous G1GC Perf Lead @Oracle
Nitin Bharti Managing Editor and Product Manager C4Media
AJ Bowen Software Developer
Ryan Boyd Engineer & Head @DevRel
Michael Bryzek Co-Founder / CTO @Flow.io., previously Co-Founder / CTO @Gilt
Brian Bulkowski CTO and Co-Founder @Aerospike
Michael Bunnell Graphics Programmer & Academy Award Winning Computer Graphics Researcher
Zack Butcher Engineer working on @IstioMesh @Google
Jamie Butler Chief Technology Officer @Endgame
Nick Caldwell VP Engineering @Reddit, Inc.
Karen Casella Engineering Leader @Netflix, previously @EBay & @Sun
Dave Casper CTO @Moogsoft
Karen Catlin Advocate for Women in Tech, Former VP OF Eng, Adobe
Eugen Cepoi Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Vinay Chella Cloud Data Architect @Netflix
Adrian Cockcroft VP Cloud Architecture Strategy @AWSCloud & Microservices Pioneer
Adam Conway Product Management and Marketing @Datacoral
Dave Copeland Director of Engineering & Senior Most Developer @Stitchfix
Jamison Dance Senior Developer @Fivestack
Nikhil Dandekar Leads NLP @Quora
Kyle Davis Technical Marketing Manager @RedisLabs
Dan Debrunner STSM, IBM Streams Programming Model Architect
Dr. Yu Ding Security Scientist @Baidu X-Lab
Roman Elizarov Software Engineer Developing Kotlin @JetBrains
Linda Elkins Leader Silicon Valley Innovation Center
Dana Katherine Engebretson Performance Engineer @SPS Commerce
Josh Evans Engineering Leader at Large (formerly Director of Operations Engineering @Netflix)
Stephan Ewen Committer @ApacheFlink, CTO @dataArtisans
Szczepan Faber Creator of Mockito, Core eng of Gradle 1.x/2.x, & Tech Lead at LinkedIn Development Tools
Kieran Farr Senior Director @Brightcove
Stephen Fluin Developer Advocate @Google
Tim Fox Big Data and Machine Learning Consultant @ElephantScale
Ketan Gangatirkar Senior Director of Engineering - Job Seeker Products @Indeed
Chen Goldberg Engineering Director @Google
John Gosset Software Engineer & Go Trainer for @ArdanLabs
Jamie Grier Streaming Platform @Lyft
Arun Gupta Principal Open Source Technologist @AWSCloud
Julian Guthrie Author of "How to Make a Spaceship"
Dave Hahn Sr SRE, Reliability and Chaos Engineering @Netflix
Edith Harbaugh CEO & Co-Founder @LaunchDarkly
Jeremy Hermann ML Platform Team @Uber
Ariya Hidayat VP of Engineering @ShapeSecurity & Creator of PhantomJS
Thomas Hooker VP of Marketing @CollabNet
Julian Hyde Original Developer @ApacheCalcite, Co-Founder SQLstream, & Architect @Hortonworks
Bruce Johnson Founder and COO @FullStory
Steve Johnson Vice President of Product Design & Creative @Netflix
Nora Jones Senior Chaos Engineer @Netflix
Christopher Jones Software Developer @IBM
Kavya Joshi Software Engineer @Samsara
Temesghen Kahsai Software Engineer, previously Research Scientist @NASAAmes
Vasia Kalavri PMC Member of Apache Flink (Core Developer Graph Processing API) & Postdoctoral researcher at the ETH Zurich Systems group
Richard Kasperowski Author of The Core Protocols: A Guide to Greatness
Balwinder Kaur Principal Software Engineer @AppDynamics
Ben Kehoe Cloud Robotics Research Scientist @iRobot
Asif Khan Tech Leader @AWS
Changhoon Kim Director of System Architecture @Barefoot Networks
Steven Kim Engineering manager @Google
Ryan Knight Principal Software Architect @GrandCloud
Dan Kreigh Structural Engineer @ScaledComposites, built the unique "feather" mechanism of SpaceShipOne
Jay Kreps Co-Founder and CEO @Confluent
Sergey Kuksenko Java Performance Engineer @Oracle
Roshan Kumar Sr. Product Marketing Manager @RedisLabs
Nate Kupp Technical Infrastructure Lead @Thumbtack
Justin Lambert Principal Platform Engineer @StitchFix
Carl Lerche Software Engineer & Rust Contributor
Idit Levine Founder and CEO of solo.io
Kirk Lewis Field Engineer @Pepperdata
Xiaoning Li Chief Security Architect @Alibaba Cloud
Tomas Lin Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Juval Lowy President and Chief Master Architect @Idesign_inc
Hien Luu Engineering Manager @Linkedin focused on Big Data
Sujee Maniyam Co-Founder & CEO @ElephantScale
Sheroy Marker Head Of Technology @ThoughtWorks
Ivana Mcconnell UX Design @CustomerIO. Editorial assistant @OffscreenMag, Runs @FacetsDigest & Our-Origins.com
Chris McFadden VP of Engineering @Sparkpost
Tyler McMullen CTO @Fastly
Leslie Miley Engineering Leadership, previously of Slack, Google, & Apple
Tasneem Minadakis Engineering Leader @Uber
Shubha Nabar Sr. Director @Salesforce Einstein
Heather Nakama Software Engineer @Microsoft - Azure Search
Susan Nesbitt Head of Business Development @ Make School
Min Ni Engineering Manager @Instagram
Christy Norman Perez Software Developer @IBM
Kris Nova Kubernetes Maintainer & Kubicorn Creator
Michael Nygard Author of the Best Seller "Release It!"
Jarrod Overson Engineering Director @ShapeSecurity & JavaScript Expert
Ioannis Papapanagiotou Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Jérôme Petazzoni Hacker @Docker
Jay Phelps Senior Software Engineer @Netflix
Cody Pierce Director of Vulnerability Research @Endgame
Marius Pirvu Advisory Software Developer @IBM
Guy Podjarny Co-founder @Snyk.io
Isaac Potoczny-Jones Founder @Tozny & Authentication and Privacy Specialist
Katharina Probst Engineering Director @Netflix
Nic Raboy Senior Developer Advocate @Couchbase
Ramki Ramakrishna Staff Software Engineer @Twitter
Karthik Ranganathan Co-Founder & CTO @YugaByte
Wes Reisz Software/Technical Advisor C4Media & QCon Chair, previous Architect @HPE
Chris Richardson Java Champion and Author of POJOs in Action
Natasha Rooney W3C Advisory Board, Stack Evolution Board IETA, & Engineering Director @GSMA
William Roscoe Lead Engineer @Ceres Imaging
Sasha Rosenbaum Azure TSP @Microsoft
Amitabha Roy Software Engineer @Google
Louis Ryan Core Contributor Istio, gRPC, & Principal Engineer @Google
Sahar Samiei Senior Product Manager @Expedia
Jonathan Schabowsky Sr Architect @Solace
Jörg Schad Distributed Systems Engineer @Mesosphere
Ryan Schwers Senior Software Engineer @Reddit
Davis Shepherd ML Management @Netflix
Jared Short Director of Innovation @Trek10
Randy Shoup VP Engineering at StitchFix, Previously @Google & @Ebay
Will Shulman CEO @mLab
Anjuan Simmons Technical Program Manager @Questback
Karunakar Singamreddy ML/NLP Tech startup CEO & founder @Pamoru
Chris Slowe CTO & Founding Engineer @Reddit; former Chief Scientist at Hipmunk; PhD in Experimental Physics
Nathan Sobo Founding Member of the Atom Editor Team @GitHub
Prof. Dawn Song Professor @UCBerkeley, Researching Deep Learning & Security
Mike Spicer Distinguished Engineer, Lead Architect, IBM Streams
Kevin Stewart VP of Engineering @Heptio
Rossen Stoyanchev Spring Framework Committer @Pivotal
Roopa Tangirala Engineering Manager @Netflix, Apache Cassandra MVP
Mitul Tiwari CTO and Co-founder of Passage.AI
Mads Torgersen Chief Designer of C#
Bernard Traversat Head of the Java Platform Development Team & VP @Oracle
James Truitt Technical Evangelist @Microsoft
Katrina Uychaco Software Engineer @GitHub
Philip Wadler Haskell, Type Theory, & Functional Programming Theory Contributor
Ben Watson Principal Software Engineer @Microsoft focused on High-Performance .NET
Bing Wei Software Engineer @Slack
Marty Weiner CTO @Reddit, formerly 2nd engineer @Pinterest
Tal Weiss Co-founder and CEO @OverOps
Michel Weksler Software Engineer @Airbnb
Sarah Wells Principal Engineer @FT (Financial Times)
David Wells Full Stack Developer Serverless
Willie Wheeler Principal Application Engineer @Expedia
Edward Wible Founder & CTO @Nubank
Adam Wick Research Lead, Leads Mobile Security/Systems @Galois, & Haskell Lightweight VM Maintainer
Neil Williams Leads Infrastructure Team @Reddit
Jeff Williams Robotics Systems Developer
John Willis Vice President of Devops and Digital Practices @SJTechnologies
Dan Wilson Web Engineer @MutualMobile
Hui Xue Director of Threat Research @ShapeSecurity
Serhat Yilmaz Software Engineer @Facebook
Richard Zhao Chief Technology Officer, SVP Research @NSFOCUS
Matt Zimmer Real-time Data Infrastructure Senior Engineer @Netflix

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Tracks

  • 21st Century Languages

    Compile to Native, Microservices, Machine learning... tailor-made languages solving modern challenges, featuring use cases around Go, Rust, C#, and Elm.

  • Architectures You've Always Wondered About

    Architectural practices from the world's most well-known properties, featuring startups, massive scale, evolving architectures, and software tools used by nearly all of us.

  • Beyond Being an Individual Contributor

    Beyond being an individual contributor. Building and Evolving managers and tech leadership.

  • DevOps: You Build It, You Run It

    Pushing DevOps beyond adoption into cultural change. Hear about designing resilience, managing alerting, CI/CD lessons, & security. Features lessons from open source, Linkedin, Netflix, Financial Times, & more. 

  • Performance Mythbusting

    Real world, applied performance proofs across stacks. Hear performance consideratiosn for .NET, Python, & Java. Learn performance use cases with OpenJ9, Instagram, and Netflix. 

  • The Practice & Frontiers of AI

    Learn about machine learning in practice and on the horizon. Learn about ML at Quora, Uber's Michelangelo, ML workflow with Netflix Meson and topics on Bots, Conversational interfaces, automation, and deployment practices in the space.

  • Going Serverless

    Learn about the state of Serverless & how to successfully leverage it! Lessons learned in the track hit on security, scalability, IoT, and offer warnings to watch out for.

  • Microservices: Patterns and Practices

    Stories of success and failure building modern Microservices, including event sourcing, reactive, decomposition, & more.

  • Evolving Java

    Java continues to evolve & change. Track covers Spring 5, async, Kotlin, serverless, the 6-month cadence plans, & AI/ML use cases.

  • The Art of Chaos Engineering

    Failure is going to happen - Are you ready? Chaos engineering is an emerging discipline - What is the state of the art?

  • Security: Attacking and Defending

    Offense and defensive security evolution that application developers should know about including SGX Enclaves, effects of AI, software exploitation techniques, & crowd defense

  • Stream Processing In The Modern Age

    Compelling applications of stream processing using Flink, Beam, Spark, Strymon & recent advances in the field, including Custom Windowing, Stateful Streaming, SQL over Streams.