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Stefan Tilkov

Co-founder & principal consultant
Stefan Tilkov is CEO, co-founder and principal it innoQ, where he spends his time advising clients on how to make the most of both mature and new approaches to architecting large-scale systems. He is author of numerous articles, co-author of two books More

Simone Bordet

Lead Architect
Simone Bordet is a Jetty Committer, the CometD project leader and works as Lead Architect at Webtide, the company that provides services around Jetty. Active open source developer, he founded and contributed to various open source projects such as Jetty, More

Agim Emruli

Agim Emruli is a software architect and open-source developer with mimacom. Agim is a frequent open-source contributor and committer in different communities like the Spring.IO. Agim is currently involved in the development of Spring Cloud and helps More

Michael Ploed

Principal Consultant

Juergen Hoeller

Principal Engineer
Juergen Hoeller is co-founder of the Spring Framework open source project and has been serving as the project lead and release manager for the core framework since 2003. Juergen is an experienced software architect and consultant with outstanding expertise More

Phil Nash

Developer Evangelist
Phil is a developer evangelist for Twilio serving developer communities in London and all over Europe. He is a lover of all things front end, a Ruby developer and, more recently, an amateur brewer. APIs old and new, browsers and REST, fuel his passion More

Lucy Rogers

Makertorium Ltd.
Maker. Tamer of Robot Dinosaurs. Hacker of the IoT. Author. Fellow of IMechE. Positively affecting the lives of a billion people ... More

Henning Glatter-Götz

Senior Software Developer
Henning Glatter-Götz
Henning is a command-line nerd and aspiring vim user who has been building various Back-End systems for the past 10 years. More recently he has developed a curiosity for Front-End Javascript frameworks, most notably Ember.js. He is also the co-host of More

René Pirringer

ciqua e.U.
I\'m an independent software developer and consultant since 2006. I have helped clients to realize large enterprise systems with Java. In the last years I have shifted my focus to mobile development and I help my clients to create beautiful and functional More

Janusz Leidgens

Head of Mobile
Janusz Leidgens develops Android apps for more then five years. As head of mobile for Kupferwerk he is responsible for choosing technologies and tools and for setting company wide standards. He is also responsible for building and improving the mobile More

Aditya Gupta

Aditya Gupta (@adi1391) is the Founder and CEO of Attify, a mobile security firm, and a leading mobile security expert and evangelist. Apart from being the lead developer and co-creator of Android framework for exploitation, he has done a lot of in-depth More

Bernhard Niedermayer

Software Development
After doing research on Information Retrieval for quite some time, Bernhard Niedermayer now works as full-stack developer at Catalysts. During the last years he became increasingly interested in AngularJS and likes the fact the version 2 has now reached More

Agnieszka Walorska

Managing Director
Agnieszka M. Walorska is a founder of a digital consultancy Creative Construction Heroes GmbH, focusing on User Experience and Digital Innovation. Agnieszka is a speaker and author of publications on usability and readability. She has lead successful More

Mario Heiderich

Dr. Mario Heiderich, handsome heart-breaker, bon-vivant and (as he loves to call himself) "security researcher" is from Berlin, likes everything between lesser- and greater-than, leads the small yet exquisite pen-test company called Cure53 and pesters More

Markus Maybaum

Fraunhofer FKIE Cyber Analysis and Defense
Markus Maybaum is a researcher and IT professional with more than 20 years of professional experience in the field of software engineering and IT security. He worked in several different national and international management, leadership and expert positions More

Joseph Carson

Chief Security Scientist
Joseph Carson is a cyber security professional and ethical hacker with more than 25 years’ experience in enterprise security specializing in blockchain, endpoint security, network security, application security & virtualization, access controls More

Tim Perry

Senior Software Engineer
By day Tim Perry is a senior software engineer at, an IoT deployment and management platform. By night he\\\'s a prolific open-source contributor on huge variety of projects including JUnit, KnockoutJS, Moment & Lodash, along with some of More

Eva-Lotta Lamm

Evalotta Ltd
Eva-Lotta is a User Experience Designer and Illustrator. She grew up in Germany, worked in Paris and London for a few years before packing up her backpack and go travelling the world for 15 months. She has over 12 years of experience working on digital More

Mark Smalley

The IT Paradigmologist
ASL BiSL Foundation
Mark Smalley is an IT Management Consultant at Smalley. IT and is specialized in application management and business information management. He is affiliated with the non-profit ASL BiSL Foundation, APMG International, GamingWorks and Pink Elephant. Mark More

Susanne Liechtenecker

In 2009 Susanne founded with her husband a successfull and award-winning lab und studio for digital experiences with well known clients like Henkel, LG Electronics and more. Every year the Liechtenecker Lab organizes a conference on user experience and More

Amy Whitney

Product Designer
Amy Whitney is a product designer at GitHub where she helps build what she designs. Previously designing public services at GOV.UK. More

Benjamin Reitzammer

Vaamo Finanz AG
Benjamin has been in the software industry for over 10 years now and has held different kind of roles during that time. Currently he's CTO for vaamo, where, together with his team, he's responsible for developing and operating modern financial services. Beyond More

Kahlil Lechelt

Frontend Architect
1&1 Internet AG
European Dancehall sensation turned JavaScript enthusiast. Works as a Software Architect for the Front-End at 1&1 in Karlsruhe. Hosts the Descriptive podcast with Henning Glatter-Götz in which they find out the origin stories of programmers and dive More

Rainer Stropek

CEO, Co-Founder
software architects gmbh
Rainer Stropek is co-founder and CEO of the company software architects and has been serving this role since 2008. At software architects Rainer and his team are developing the award-winning SaaS time tracking solution “time cockpit”. Previously, More

Harry Roberts

CSS Wizardry Ltd.
With a client list including Google, the United Nations, and Unilever, Harry is an award-winning Consultant Front-End Architect who helps organisations and teams across the globe to plan, build, and maintain product-scale UIs. He writes on the subjects More

Martin Splitt

Bit Wizard
Martin is a software developer and a human. He\\\'s pretty good at computering and pretty good at humaning, so he decided to use his computering to improve his and other\\\'s humaning. He loves the web and open source and contributes to keeping More

Daniel Khan

Technology Strategist
Daniel has over 15 years experience as full stack developer, architect and technical lead in the field of web engineering proving his strong problem solving skills in hundreds of projects. He is passionate about constant learning, using new technologies More

Nakul Mishra

Senior Software Developer
I am a Senior Software developer, a consultant around JVM and related technologies. Prefer automation over manual configurations. Keen on continuous delivery, unit testing and code simplicity. Interested in developing applications that requires creativity, More

Thomas Kuenneth

Principal Consultant
MATHEMA Software GmbH
Thomas has almost 20 years of Java experience. He focusses on the architecture of large scale enterprise applications, UI/UX and mobile. Thomas has been writing Android apps since 2009. He is the author of three books on Java, Android and Eclipse, as More

Andreas Grabner

Performance Advocate
Andreas Grabner is a performance advocate who has been working in this field for the past fifteen years. Andreas helps organizations identify the real problems in their applications and then uses this knowledge to teach others how to avoid the problems More

Lukas Stadler

Principal Researcher
Oracle Labs
Lukas Stadler works on virtual machines and compilers in the VM Research Group of Oracle Labs, with a special focus on novel compiler optimizations and dynamic language implementations. He was one of the initial contributors to the open-source Graal More

Hrvoje Crnjak

Senior Java Developer
Hrvoje is a (let\'s say) experienced Java developer with 6 years of code crunching under his fingers. He has worked on multiple international projects for top European ans US clients. Currently he\'s working as a team leader on a project for Rhapsody More

Anna Löw

Head of People Operations
Giant Swarm GmbH
Anna is working as Head of People Operations at Giant Swarm. Previously she was working as HR Manager and Consultant in several companies. Her fields of working are agile HR, HR in StartUps, organizational development, conflict management and systemic More

Louise Elliott

Development Manager
Leeds Building Society
As a keen skater and recreational Roller Derby player, Louise understands the need for speed, agility and welcoming changing requirements. When she isn’t skating she applies the same passion to achieving agility within the software world. She More

Timothée Bourguignon

Chief Learning Officer
MATHEMA Software GmbH
Timothée “Tim” Bourguignon is a full time geek, mentoring evangelist, bullshit-hunter, international speaker and a lot more. During the day, he works as Chief Learning Officer and Agile Coach for the MATHEMA Software company in Germany. But when More

Markus Tacker

Channeler of Technological Obscurities (CTO)
Resourceful Humans
Markus is a coder by <3 and an organizational hacker by passion. He helps teams to build great software and to enjoy their work. As a Resourceful Human he turns organizations into entrepreneurial networks. Being a remote fanatic he does this working More

Thomas Turner

Business Coach, Consultant
Ing. Thomas Turner, MSc :
My family and I live in the Mühlviertel, upper Austria, within a great landscape in the near of Linz with many great industrial companies. My basic profession as a mechanical engineer gave me a lot of fun. But soon I found out, that I really do love More

Andreas Schubert

Systems Administration
MATHEMA Software GmbH
Andreas Schubert is a systems administrator at MATHEMA Software GmbH (Erlangen, Germany). He likes and administrates all kinds of Unix systems but has to deal with Windows systems, too. Besides administration, he likes to develop software using highly More

Vitaliy Rudnytskiy

Principal Architect
Vitaliy is a Principal Architect at SAP, where he is involved into building SAP Developer Center ( His main interest is in Big Data and Fast Data solutions, Analytics and Data Visualizations. He graduated from University of More

Boris Adryan

thingslearn Ltd.
Boris Adryan makes thingslearn ( Formally trained as molecular biologist, he\'s spent nearly a decade at the University of Cambridge, leading a research group who’ve been developing and using computational methods for genome More

Alex Canessa

Senior Full Stack Developer
Digital Detox
Italian web developer, working in London at Digital Detox (@detoxLDN), co-founder of More

Lars Gregori

Technology Strategist
SAP Hybris
Lars works as Technology Strategist at SAP Hybris in Munich as member of the hybris labs team. He is interested in all kinds of new technologies for the Internet of Things (IoT), Android, BLE and NFC, BeagleBone and Raspberry Pi, MQTT and more. Before More

Karim Hamdi

A biologist by trade, Karim Hamdi got into the 3D printing hype with FABBEO, the 3D printing marketplace in 2012, and has been working for several startups in this field ever since. As part of Munich's vibrant Maker Community, he co-organised the Make More