Speakers

This Year We Are Proud to Present Some Amazing Speakers
Aaron Bedra
Chief Security Officer at Eligible
Adrian Mouat
Author of 'Using Docker'
Aino  Vonge Corry
GOTO Chicago Program Chairperson
Amanda Rice
Software Engineer at Capital One
Andrew Clay Shafer
Director of Technology at Pivotal
Andrew Cornell
Full Stack Developer & Course Artisan at Voitanos LLC
Anjana Vakil
Engineer at ÜberResearch
Anthony Lee
Senior Manager for Platform Engineering at Allstate
Aurelio García-Ribeyro
Director of Product Management at Oracle
Bob Paulin
Passionate open source advocate
Brian Cardarella
CEO of DockYard, Inc
Brian Grant
Technology Lead at Morningstar
Brian Ray
Cognitive Computing Team Lead at Deloitte
Bridget Kromhout
Co-host of Arrested DevOps Podcast & Principal Technologist at Pivotal
Brock Whitten
Creator of Harp, a dead simple publishing platform
Bryan Cantrill
Chief Technology Officer at Joyent
Charlie Hunt
JVM Engineer at Oracle
Chris Heilmann
Senior Program Manager Developer Experience & Evangelism at Microsoft
Chris Munns
Senior Developer Advocate, Serverless at Amazon Web Services
Colleen Stock
Software Engineer at Uptake
Dan North
Originator of Behavior Driven Development (BDD) & Principal Consultant
Daniel Bryant
Author of "Containerizing Continuous Delivery in Java."
Daphne Chong
Software Engineer at Amazon
Dave McAllister
Director of Developer Engineering at Solace
David  Nolen
Software Engineer at Cognitect
David Giard
Technical Evangelist at Microsoft focusing on open source technologies
Dean Wampler
Big Data Architect at Lightbend & O'Reilly Author
Ed Burns
Software stylist, speaker, and author, currently working in the server side Java space
Ensar Basri Kahveci
Ph.D. Candidate, Distributed Systems Engineer at Hazelcast
Fred George
Early Adopter of OO & Agile, Advocating MicroServices & Programmer Anarchy
Freddy Guime
Principal Engineer at Expedia and Organizer of Chicago JUG
Gabrielle Crevecoeur
Technical Evangelist at Microsoft focusing on open source technologies
Georges Saab
Vice President, Software Development, Java Platform Group at Oracle
Gwen Shapira
Figuring out what customers need, planning and deploying high performance data at Confluent
Hadi Hariri
Kotlin Expert at JetBrains
Hao  Luo
Sr. Technical Evangelist at Microsoft
Holden Karau
Software development engineer at IBM's Spark Technology Center
James Weaver
JavaFXpert
Jamie Grier
Helping people realizing the potential of Flink in their own projects, Director of Applications Engineering at Data Artisans
Jeff  Smith
Author of "All Things Dork" Blog, Manager of Production Operations at Centro
Jen Looper
Developer Advocate at Progress
Jennifer Heckler
Programmer Analyst at Edward Jones
Jennifer Marsman
Developer Evangelist at Microsoft
Jennifer Peepas
Writer, teacher, filmmaker, social media strategist
Jesse Anderson
Managing Director at Big Data Institute
Jim Clark
Co-Founder at Atomist
Joe Intrakamhang
Solutions Engineer at Google
Joern Larsen
CEO of Trifork
John Steven
Chief Technology Officer at Cigital
Julie Pitt
Machine Intelligence Expert & Co-founder at Order of Magnitude Labs
Jérôme Petazzoni
Docker Tinkerer Extraordinaire
Kelley Robinson
Engineering Team Lead, Sharethrough
Kenny Bastani
Developer Advocate at Pivotal
Kevin Johnson
Chief Executive Officer of Secure Ideas.
Kevin Leung
Technical Evangelist, US DX Central at Microsoft
Krishnan Ramanathan
Director of Software Engineering at Morningstar
Linda Rising
Queen of Patterns. Author of numerous Books
Llewellyn Falco
Spun Laboratories Inc. and agile coach
Lorena Mesa
Keeper of Proximate Knowledge aka Platform Engineer, Data at Sprout Social
Marcy Sutton
Web Developer and Accessibility Advocate, Senior Front-End Engineer at Deque Systems, Inc
Mark Heckler
Pivotal Principal Technologist & Developer Advocate, conference speaker, published author, & Java Champion
Mark Imbriaco
Helping enterprises modernize tech delivery through DevOps at Pivotal
Marten Schilstra
Senior engineer at DockYard
Martin Fowler
Author, speaker, consultant and general loud-mouth on software development
Matt Curry
Director of Cloud Engineering at Allstate
Matt Stratton
Customer Architect at Chef Software
Michelle Casbon
Director of Data Science at Qordoba, uses machine learning to create better UX and less pain for engineers
Mike Roberts
Engineering leader and cofounder of Symphonia, a serverless and cloud technology consultancy
Nicholas Jasieniecki
Sr. Software Engineer at Expedia
Nicole Forsgren
CEO & Chief Scientist, DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA)
Nicole Johnson
Manager, Solution Architects at Chef Software
Peter Sbarski
Founder at Serverless Heroes, VP of Engineering at A Cloud Guru, Author of Serverless Architectures on AWS
Phil Winder
Freelance Architect
Philipp Bauknecht
Founder & CEO of medialesson GmbH
Pratik Patel
Specializing in large-scale apps for mission-critical and mobile use
Randy Shoup
VP Engineering at Stitch Fix, Consulting CTO, former eBay and Google
Richard Feldman
Author of “Elm in Action”
Richard Whaling
Senior Software Engineer at Spantree Technology Group LLC
Russ Miles
Lead Engineer, Atomist; Founder, Russ Miles & Associates
Sam Newman
Author of "Building Microservices" from O'Reilly
Sid Anand
Data Architect for Agari, a rising email security company. Committer, Advisor, Speaker. Former LinkedIn, Netflix and eBay
Susanne Kaiser
CTO at Just Software AG
Thomas Anagrius
Functional Web Developer
Tim Gross
Product Manager for Joyent
Zhamak Dehghani
Principal consultant at ThoughtWorks
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