September 24-27, 2018  /  Washington, D.C.

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Main Stage Speakers

Main Stage MC's

Josh Long

Josh Long
Spring Player 1 @ Pivotal

Dormain Drewitz

Dormain Drewitz
Noble Sidekick @ Pivotal

Diogenes Rettori

Diogenes Rettori
Spring Wizard @ Pivotal

Lauren Gilchrist

Lauren Gilchrist
Labs Sorcerer @ Pivotal

Pieter Humphrey

Pieter Humphrey
Community Boss @ Pivotal

Andrew Clay Shafer

Andrew Clay Shafer
Dev Whisperer @ Pivotal

Breakout Speakers




Nandini Agarwal

Nandini Agarwal
Software Engineer II, Dell EMC

Sabby Anandan

Sabby Anandan
Principal Product Manager, Pivotal

Shaun Anderson

Shaun Anderson
Advisory Solutions Architect, Pivotal

Shubha Anjur Tupil

Shubha Anjur Tupil
Product Manager, Pivotal

Afua Ankomah

Afua Ankomah
Instructor, Montgomery College

Thomas Baird

Thomas Baird
Software Engineer, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS)

Anthony Baker

Anthony Baker
Director, Pivotal GemFire Engineering, Pivotal

Rohit Bakhshi

Rohit Bakhshi
Product Manager, Confluent

Helena Bales

Helena Bales
Associate Software Engineer, Pivotal

Amey Banarse

Amey Banarse
Advisory Data Engineer, Pivotal

Dave Bartoletti

Dave Bartoletti
VP, Principal Analyst Serving Infrastructure & Operations Professionals, Forrester

Simon Baslé

Simon Baslé
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Jim Basler

Jim Basler
Senior Platform Architect, Pivotal

Daniel Basten

Daniel Basten
Senior Software Engineer, Talanx Group, Talanx Systeme AG

Swapnil Bawaskar

Swapnil Bawaskar
Principal Software Engineer, Pivotal

Ryan Baxter

Ryan Baxter
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Mahmoud Ben Hassine

Mahmoud Ben Hassine
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Brian Benz

Brian Benz
Cloud Developer Advocate, Microsoft

Malini Bhattacharjee

Malini Bhattacharjee
Sr Advisor, Product Management, Dell EMC

Madhura Bhave

Madhura Bhave
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Prithpal Bhogill

Prithpal Bhogill
Product Manager, Google

Artem Bilan

Artem Bilan
Principal Software Engineer, Pivotal

Charlie Black

Charlie Black
Principal Data Engineer, Pivotal

Peter Blum

Peter Blum
Platform Architect, Pivotal

John Blum

John Blum
Software Engineering Principal, Pivotal

Linga Reddy Boddam

Linga Reddy Boddam
Principal Engineer, T-MOBILE USA INC

Gaetano Borgione

Gaetano Borgione
Senior Staff Engineer @ Cloud Native Applications, VMware

Dalia Borker

Dalia Borker
Vice President, JP Morgan Chase

Alex Boyko

Alex Boyko
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Sam Brannen

Sam Brannen
Co-Founder, Swiftmind

Evan Brown

Evan Brown
Senior Software Engineer, Google

Allard Buijze

Allard Buijze
Founder and CTO of AxonIQ , AxonIQ

Topher Bullock

Topher Bullock
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Chris Busch

Chris Busch
Platform Architect, Pivotal

Kyle Campos

Kyle Campos
VP of Continuous Delivery, Smarsh

Emily Casey

Emily Casey
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Soby Chako

Soby Chako
Software Engineer, Spring Cloud Stream/Spring Cloud Data Flow, Pivotal

Pulkit Chandra

Pulkit Chandra
Product Manager, Pivotal

Nikhil Chandrappa

Nikhil Chandrappa
Platform Architect (Data), Pivotal

Sau Sheong Chang

Sau Sheong Chang
Managing Director, SP Digital, Singapore Power Ltd

Jianxia Chen

Jianxia Chen
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Karun Chennuri

Karun Chennuri
Sr. Engineer, T-Mobile

Jeff Cherng

Jeff Cherng
Advisory Data Engineer, Pivotal

Angela Chin

Angela Chin
Senior Software Engineer, Pivotal

Brian Clozel

Brian Clozel
Spring Team Member, Pivotal

Shannon Coen

Shannon Coen
Product Manager, Cloud Foundry, Pivotal

Arnaud Cogoluègnes

Arnaud Cogoluègnes
RabbitMQ Team Member, Pivotal

Adrian Cole

Adrian Cole
Zipkin guy, Pivotal

Marie Cosgrove-Davies

Marie Cosgrove-Davies
Product Manager, Google Cloud, Google

David Crawford

David Crawford
Solutions Architect, Platform Reliability Engineering, Pivotal

Josh Cummings

Josh Cummings
Principal Software Engineer, Pivotal

Cornelia Davis

Cornelia Davis
Sr. Director of Technology, Pivotal

Sébastien Deleuze

Sébastien Deleuze
Spring Framework Committer, Pivotal

Jens Deppe

Jens Deppe
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Oleh Dokuka

Oleh Dokuka
Independent Reactive Consultant and OpenSource Committer, Pivotal

Yitao Dong

Yitao Dong
Program Manager, Microsoft

Matthew Dosberg

Matthew Dosberg
Chief, Digital Innovation & Development - DID(it), US Citizenship and Immigration Services (DHS)

Kathy Ellison

Kathy Ellison
Oracle Database Administrator / Software Developer, CoreLogic

Joe Eltgroth

Joe Eltgroth
Cloud Foundry Staff Engineer, Pivotal

Diana Esteves

Diana Esteves
Senior Consulting Engineer, MongoDB

Scott Frederick

Scott Frederick
Software Developer, Pivotal

Mukesh Gadiya

Mukesh Gadiya
Product Manager, Pivotal

Viktor Gamov

Viktor Gamov
Solutions Architect, Confluent

Violeta Georgieva

Violeta Georgieva
Principal Software Engineer, Pivotal

Sharif Ghazzawi

Sharif Ghazzawi
Senior Software Engineer, Resonate

Spencer Gibb

Spencer Gibb
Cofounder and Co-lead, Spring Cloud, Pivotal

Merlin Glynn

Merlin Glynn
Product Line Manager, vSphere Integrated Containers, VMware

Joe Grandja

Joe Grandja
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Mario Gray

Mario Gray
Principal Technologist, Pivotal

Marcin Grzejszczak

Marcin Grzejszczak
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Lt. Davis Gunter

Lt. Davis Gunter
Chief of Platform Ops, United States Air Force

Joshua Haggerty

Joshua Haggerty
Global Consumer Technology CTO, Citi

Ben Hale

Ben Hale
Cloud Foundry Java Lead, Pivotal

Filip Hanik

Filip Hanik
Senior Staff Engineer, Pivotal

Diane Hardman

Diane Hardman
Product Manager - Pivotal GemFire, Pivotal

Alton Henley

Alton Henley
Senior Director, Montgomery College

Jeff Hollan

Jeff Hollan
Senior Program Manager - Azure Functions, Microsoft

Cahlen Humphreys

Cahlen Humphreys
Co-founder, Enfuse

Ryan Hunt

Ryan Hunt
Senior Developer, Health Care Service Corp

David Ibanez

David Ibanez
Software Engineer, Boeing

Cora Iberkleid

Cora Iberkleid
Senior Platform Architect, Pivotal

Alfus Jaganathan

Alfus Jaganathan
Advisory Solutions Architect, Pivotal

Sannidhi Jalukar

Sannidhi Jalukar
Senior Software Engineer, Pivotal

Lenny Jaramillo

Lenny Jaramillo
Lead Architect, Northern Trust

Cory Jett

Cory Jett
Advisory Resident Platform Architect, Pivotal

Rod Johnson

Rod Johnson
Co-founder and CEO, Atomist

Konrad Kamiński

Konrad Kamiński
Software Engineeer, Allegro.pl

Ben Kamysz

Ben Kamysz
Manager, Platform Architecture, Pivotal

Sean Keery

Sean Keery
Minister of Chaos, Pivotal

Rohit Kelapure

Rohit Kelapure
Advisory Solution Architect, Pivotal

Bryan Kelly

Bryan Kelly
Sr Software Architect, Cerner Corp

Joshua Kirchmeier

Joshua Kirchmeier
Application Platform Services Manager, Raytheon

Eugene Kiselev

Eugene Kiselev
Cloud Foundry DevOps Engineer, Altoros

Garrett Klok

Garrett Klok
Operator / Platform Architect, Raytheon

Udo Kohlmeyer

Udo Kohlmeyer
Senior Software Engineer, Pivotal

Thomas Kraus

Thomas Kraus
Sr. Architect VMware Cloud Native Apps BU, VMware

Ramesh Krishnaram

Ramesh Krishnaram
Sr. Manager, Platform Engineering, T-Mobile

Tiffany Larson

Tiffany Larson
Senior Software Developer, HCSC

Stephen Levine

Stephen Levine
Staff Software Engineer / Product Manager, Pivotal

Rome Li

Rome Li
Senior Software Engineering Manager, Microsoft

Martin Lippert

Martin Lippert
Principal Software Engineer, Pivotal

Josh Long

Josh Long
Spring Developer Advocate, Pivotal

Gideon Low

Gideon Low
Data Engineer, Pivotal

George Loyer

George Loyer
Director, Technical Operations, Stubhub

Tommy Ludwig

Tommy Ludwig
Software Engineer, Rakuten

Larry Maccherone

Larry Maccherone
DevSecOps Transformation Lead, Comcast

Olga Maciaszek-Sharma

Olga Maciaszek-Sharma
Software Engineer, Devskiller

Ramesh Majj

Ramesh Majj
Sr Engineer, T-Mobile

William Marchlewski

William Marchlewski
Consultant, Digital Native Architecture, Mastercard

William Martin

William Martin
Staff Product Manager, Pivotal

Randy May

Randy May
Pivotal Data Engineer, Pivotal

Eddu Melendez

Eddu Melendez
Software Engineer, Scotiabank

Greg Meyer

Greg Meyer
Director, Principal Architect, Distinguished Engineer, Cerner Corp

Walker Miller

Walker Miller
Senior Cloud Engineer, Cardinal Health

Karen Miller

Karen Miller
Staff Technical Writer, Pivotal

Shuchi Mittal

Shuchi Mittal
Director, Cloud Enablement, Fiserv

Rob Monroe

Rob Monroe
Technical Product Manager, Boeing

Richard Moran

Richard Moran
Head of Enterprise Cloud Computing Architecture, Fidelity Investments

Stéphane Nicoll

Stéphane Nicoll
Spring Developer, Pivotal

Maria Ntalla

Maria Ntalla
Engineering Manager, Pivotal

Jamie O'Meara

Jamie O'Meara
Advisory Platform Architect, Pivotal

Mark Paluch

Mark Paluch
Spring Data Engineer, Pivotal

Matthew Parker

Matthew Parker
Head of Engineering, Pivotal Labs, Pivotal

Jemish Patel

Jemish Patel
GPCloud Engineer Pivotal R&D, Pivotal

Chris Phillipson

Chris Phillipson
Sr Platform Architect, Pivotal

Jakub Pilimon

Jakub Pilimon
Spring Developer Advocate, Pivotal

Guy Podjarny

Guy Podjarny
CEO, Snyk

Arjen Poutsma

Arjen Poutsma
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Anupama Pradhan

Anupama Pradhan
Sr Director IT Product – Data, HCSC

Ravi Prativadi

Ravi Prativadi
Manager, Software Development, T-Mobile Inc

Barbara Pruijn

Barbara Pruijn
Product Manager, Pivotal

Prasad Radhakrishnan

Prasad Radhakrishnan
Manager, Data Engineering, Pivotal

Matt Raible

Matt Raible
Developer Advocate, Okta

Usha Ramachandran

Usha Ramachandran
Staff Product Manager, Pivotal

Karthik Ranganathan

Karthik Ranganathan
Founder & CTO, YugaByte Inc

Nikita Rathi

Nikita Rathi
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Urvashi Reddy

Urvashi Reddy
Senior Software Engineer, Pivotal

Simon Ritter

Simon Ritter
Deputy CTO, Azul Systems

Lance Rochelle

Lance Rochelle
Product Manager, Wells Fargo

Maxime Rouiller

Maxime Rouiller
Cloud Developer Advocate, Microsoft

Julien Ruaux

Julien Ruaux
Solution Architect, Redis Labs

Matt Ruel

Matt Ruel
Security Architect, Liberty Mutual

Gary Russell

Gary Russell
Sr. Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Adib Saikali

Adib Saikali
Platform Architect, Pivotal

Mauricio Salatino

Mauricio Salatino
Tech Leader, Alfresco

Matt Saner

Matt Saner
Principal Engineer, Cloud and Emerging Technology Security, Wells Fargo

Yuichiro Sano

Yuichiro Sano
Senior Manager, System Management Group, Platform Development Division, Yahoo! JAPAN

Niranjan Sarvi

Niranjan Sarvi
Sr. Data Engineer, Pivotal

Chris Saunders

Chris Saunders
Senior Platform Architecht, Pivotal

Jason Scanga

Jason Scanga
NSX Staff Systems Engineer, VMware

Valdir Scarin

Valdir Scarin
Solution Architect, Câmara de Comercialização de Energia Elétrica

Brad Schaefbauer

Brad Schaefbauer
Platform Service Owner, Boeing Enterprise Cloud Services , Boeing

Jens Schauder

Jens Schauder
Staff Software Engineer, Pivotal

Nate Schutta

Nate Schutta
Developer Advocate, Pivotal

Thomas Seibert

Thomas Seibert
Senior Technical Lead Architect, Mercedes-Benz.io GmbH

Asir Selvasingh

Asir Selvasingh
PM Architect, Java on Azure, Microsoft

Jeenal Shah

Jeenal Shah
Principal Software Engineer and Manager, Platform Engineering, Pivotal

Luke Shannon

Luke Shannon
Advisory Platform Architect, Pivotal

Jignesh Sheth

Jignesh Sheth
Advisory Platform Architect, Pivotal

Robert Sirchia

Robert Sirchia
Lead Consultant Cloud Practice Lead, Magenic

Scott Sisil

Scott Sisil
Staff Product Manager, Pivotal

Raj Sivaraj

Raj Sivaraj
Sr. Consultant, Mastercard

Dan Smith

Dan Smith
Principal Software Engineer, Pivotal

Steve Sorensen

Steve Sorensen
VP Technology Services, Supply Chain, Johnson & Johnson

Srinandan Sridhar

Srinandan Sridhar
Product Manager, Apigee - Google Cloud Platform, Google

Chris Sterling

Chris Sterling
Principal Product Manager - Spring Cloud Services, Pivotal

Matt Stine

Matt Stine
Global CTO - Architecture, Pivotal

Rossen Stoyanchev

Rossen Stoyanchev
Senior Staff, Pivotal

Christoph Strobl

Christoph Strobl
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Michael Stuart

Michael Stuart
Prin, Software Architect, CoreLogic

Komes Subramaniam

Komes Subramaniam
Principal Software Engineer, T-Mobile USA Inc

Joe Szodfridt

Joe Szodfridt
Managing Principal Solutions Architect, Pivotal

Emily Tate

Emily Tate
US General Manager, Mind the Product

Michael Thompson

Michael Thompson
WebSphere ND Architect, WAS Offering Manager, Developer Evangelist, IBM

Dave Tillman

Dave Tillman
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Kir Titievsky

Kir Titievsky
Product Manager, Google Cloud Platform, Google

Peter Tran

Peter Tran
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Ray Tsang

Ray Tsang
Developer Advocate, Google

Sree Tummidi

Sree Tummidi
Product Manager, Pivotal

Christian Tzolov

Christian Tzolov
Software Craftsman, Pivotal

Nick Valelly

Nick Valelly
Product Manager, Pivotal

Zoe Vance

Zoe Vance
Senior Product Manager, Pivotal

Poornima Varadhan

Poornima Varadhan
Global Engagement Lead, Cognizant

Senthil Velusamy

Senthil Velusamy
Sr MTS Domain Architecture, Director, T-Mobile

Vaughn Vernon

Vaughn Vernon
Implementing Domain-Driven Design, Author

Yawei Wang

Yawei Wang
Senior Software Engineering Manager, Microsoft

Paul Warren

Paul Warren
CTO, Cloud Platform Team, Dell EMC

Thomas Watson

Thomas Watson
WebSphere Senior Software Engineer, IBM

Phillip Webb

Phillip Webb
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Andy Wilkinson

Andy Wilkinson
Spring Developer, Pivotal

Jeff Williams

Jeff Williams
Co-Founder and CTO, Contrast Security

Rob Winch

Rob Winch
Spring Security Project Lead, Pivotal

Jeff Yemin

Jeff Yemin
Lead Engineer, Database Engineering Team, MongoDB

Enes Yildirim

Enes Yildirim
Program Manager & Service Owner of Boeing's Digital Transformation Environment (DTE), Boeing

Denise Yu

Denise Yu
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Oleg Zhurakousky

Oleg Zhurakousky
Software Engineer, Pivotal

Gregor Zurowski

Gregor Zurowski
Software Architect, Independent Consultant