Adam Tornhill is a programmer that combines degrees in engineering and psychology. He’s the founder of Empear AB where he designs tools for software analysis. He’s also the author of ‘Your Code as a Crime Scene’, has written the popular ‘Lisp for the Web’ tutorial and self-published a book on ‘Patterns in C’. His other interests include modern history, music and martial arts.
Allan Ebdrup studied Computer Science at universities in Århus and København. He has worked 16 years in IT as self-employed, developer, IT-architect, enterprise-architect, tech, and team-lead. Three years ago Allan took the leap form working with technologies from the evil empires of Microsoft, Oracle and IBM to working exclusively with Open Source technologies like Node.js, NoSql and MongoDB.
Andi Mann is a Vice President in the Office of the Chief Technology Officer at CA Technologies. He is an accomplished digital business executive with extensive global expertise as a strategist, technologist, innovator, marketer, and communicator. For over 25 years across five continents, Andi has built success with corporations, vendors, governments, and as a leading research analyst and business consultant.
Andrey is an eager beaver who is passionate about software development and development processes automation. During the years, Andrey has worked as a coach, software developer, scrum master, build and release engineer, architect for Continuous Integration and Delivery infrastructure. Currently, Andrey is leading operations in the Swedish branch of Praqma, a home of automation geeks who choose to teach Continuous Delivery and do software development automation for a living.
Daniel Ståhl is continuous integration manager and subject matter expert at Ericsson AB. He has a background of nine years of professional software development, integration and architecting in the telecom industry, where his work primarily revolves around the application of continuous integration practices to multinational enterprise-scale organizations. In addition, he has conducted continuous integration research within the context of Software Center since 2012.
Diptanu is a Senior Engineer at HashiCorp, and works on large-scale distributed systems, cluster schedulers, service discovery and highly available and high throughput systems on the public cloud. He is a core committer to the Nomad cluster scheduler which has a parallel and distributed scheduler and support heterogeneous virtualized workloads. Prior to HashiCorp, Diptanu worked in the Cloud Platform group at Netflix, where he worked on the core platform infrastructure that powered the Microservices infrastructure of Netflix. He worked on Apache Mesos and wrote a cluster scheduler for running Docker on AWS, and also contributed to various reactive IPC and service discovery infrastructure projects.
Dmitry is a coding architect specializing in large-scale Java, Web, CI, Test Automation and Agile development. He has experience in banking, insurance and telecom industries. He is Java User Group Latvia and Test Automation Club co-founder and producer of Riga Dev Days conference. Dmitry leads a crowd of serial software craftsmen in Neueda Riga working on the next generation of continuous delivery tools.
Emily Bache is a consultant with nearly 20 years of experience working as a software developer and test automation architect in organizations as diverse as multinational corporations to small startups. Over the years she has learnt that to be truly agile, teams need to learn to use agile engineering practices, and this is her focus. Emily is the author of “The Coding Dojo Handbook: a practical guide to creating a space where good programmers can become great programmers” and loves to coach and teach about Test Driven Development, designing Test Cases, Refactoring, and more. Emily speaks regularly at international events such as Agile Testing Days, XP2013, ACCU, Europython and EuroSTAR.
Edward Thomson is a software engineer at GitHub, where he works on the Systems Team to help scale the world’s largest code hosting service. He’s a core contributor to the libgit2 project which is used by GitHub as well as many other tools like Visual Studio and Xcode. Edward is the author of the ‘Git for Visual Studio’ video training from O’Reilly Media and a contributing author to Professional Team Foundation Server 2013.
Fatih is a Master Software Developer working at Ericsson. He is specialized in Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery, Software Development Infrastructure, and Automation. He has more than 10 years of experience and has been involved in several large scale CI/infrastructure projects during his career. He is Project Technical Lead for the OPNFV Release Engineering Project, core committer for several other OPNFV projects and he is involved in OpenStack Infra as a contributor. Before Ericsson, Fatih worked for Havelsan and provided expertise to Havelsan’s customers such as BOEING and BAE Systems.
Fredrik is a passionate driver for Azure as it relates to IT operations and DevOps audiences. With a deep engagement he leads enterprises of all sizes to understand how to take advantage of the latest and innovative features of off-premises Azure infrastructure all the way to hybrid cloud scenarios.
Guillaume Ceccarelli is a peace of mind engineer. As an infrastructure, DevOps, and Continuous Delivery consultant and with his company GC’s Ventures, he is helping people within small & medium-sized companies care for their customers by removing the burden of having to manage by themselves all that isn’t code or product. After working with software development and supporting data-heavy software deployments, he has been helping his customers internationally build, automate, and manage their server infrastructures, production environments, Continuous Delivery pipelines, DevOps initiatives, and otherwise remove pains getting in the way of delivering the best products possible.
Gergo is a young software engineer who cares about making developers life easier. He has fallen in love with DevOps at CERN, where he made sure bosons are being found and at Prezi, where he made sure everyone can present at all times. Currently, he is bootstrapping a new company around Docker monitoring at Founders.
Hannes Sjoblad works as Chief Disruption Officer at Epicenter Stockholm, and he is also a representative of Singularity University in Sweden. He is a popular speaker on tech trends and the future of connected humans.
James Grenning trains, coaches and consults worldwide. James’ mission is to bring modern technical and management practices to product development teams, especially embedded systems development team. He is the author of Test-Driven Development for Embedded C. He invented Planning Poker, and participated in the creation of the Manifesto for Agile Software Development.
Jan Krag is a Continuous Improvement Engineer at Praqma. He has a developer background and now helps customers improve their software development pipelines. He is a certified Docker trainer, and also teaches courses on Git, Jenkins and Continuous Delivery.
Jan Sørensen is an independent software consultant with a special interest in Docker and infrastructure as code. He holds more than 15 years of professional experience within software engineering, working in senior roles at large international corporations. When not driving his Tesla, Jan helps companies reach their goals around Continuous Delivery and Docker.
Jan Hagen is an associate professor and a member of the faculty at European School of Management and Technology. Jan is particularly interested in understanding how teams and organizations deal with errors. He is currently studying the interaction of flight crews in the cockpits of airline and military aircrafts. His research received media coverage in outlets like the Financial Times, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, The Guardian, Forbes, and Harvard Business Manager. Jan is the author of Confronting Mistakes: Lessons from the Aviation Industry when Dealing with Errors
Jørn Erik is a Senior Platform Architect at The LEGO Group, working together with a team of Senior Developers. The team covers all technical aspects of delivering a Continuous Delivery service platform which delivers more than 300 products for www.lego.com. For the past 4 years he has focused on implementing Continuous Delivery and DevOps processes and practices in development, quality and operations.
Jeppe Lund Andersen is a Lead Software Engineer at the flight and hotel search engine Momondo where he is heading the team working with all aspects of building a Continuous Delivery and Deployment platform for backend development teams at Momondo. Before joining Momondo he worked at Microsoft, helping others succeed with .NET and Azure.
Joakim Öhman is a cloud evangelist who loves IT automation. With his background of building a traditional managed services company in 2001 and then a public cloud service in 2012 from the ground up he has the hands on experience what IT automation can accomplish
JP is a veteran IT solutions executive and CSC Distinguished Engineer. Delivering IT services to business leaders for the past 30 years JP is a recognized thought-leader in applying emerging technology for business growth and innovation. His strengths center around transformation and modernization leveraging next generation platforms and technologies. JP has held technical executive roles in multiple businesses including: CTO, Chief Architect and Founder/CEO. Areas of expertise include strategy, architecture, application development, infrastructure and operations, cloud computing, DevOps, and integration. He is also a published author with four trade publications with his most recent being “Cloud Computing: Assessing the Risks”. JP hold both a Masters and Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from Hofstra University.
Kris Buytaert is a long time Linux and Open Source Consultant. He’s one of instigators of the devops movement, currently working for Inuits He is frequently speaking at, or organizing different international conferences and has written about the same subjects in different Books, Papers and Articles He spends most of his time working on bridging the gap between developers and operations with a strong focus on High Availability, Scalability, Virtualisation and Large Infrastructure Management projects hence trying to build infrastructures that can survive the 10th floor test, better known today as the cloud while actively promoting the DevOps idea!
Kelsey Hightower is an open source advocate who is helping build and advocate for a modern way to run Linux servers at CoreOS. As an engineer Kelsey enjoys building simple tools that make people smile and is a regular contributor to Google’s Kubernetes project. When he is not slinging Go code you can catch him giving technical workshops covering everything from programming over system administration to CoreOS.
Kristoffer Lippert heads up the project delivery teams at e2y. He has spent the last 10 years delivering agile projects. As a geek in a suit, he has led his previous teams at Online Magasiner, Jyllands-Posten, and Dansk Supermarked toward an agile transformation journey. His core principle is continuous improvement to constantly bring more value to our customers. Kristoffer is the strongest advocate of a lean project delivery model featuring Continuous Delivery, BDD, Scrum, Kanban, extreme programming and a good deal of common sense. Kristoffer strives to deliver high quality eCommerce solutions that are not only affordable to build, but also to run, maintain and extend.
Laura Frank is an engineer for Codeship and a Docker Captain. Her main focus is enabling other engineers to take advantage of containerization and the Docker ecosystem in their development and deployment workflows, especially when it comes to testing and deploying with CI. She lives in Berlin and can otherwise be found eating Döner or attempting to try every type of gin in the world.
Libo is an engineering manager at Zendesk. Three years ago, he was part of the first team to ship Zendesk Help Center, a customisable self-service portal, knowledge base, and online community - all in one. Since then he has been happily delivering innovation, maybe incrementally, maybe every day, maybe many times a day. Libo has an MSc in Industrial Design from Politecnico di Milano and has loved finding simple solutions to complex problems ever since.
Mark Coleman is the founder of implicit-explicit.com, a founding member of Docker Amsterdam, an associate at Container Solutions, and a co-organiser of DockerCon Europe 2014. He has more than 10 years of experience in Software Development, Configuration Management and IT Operations and has helped some of Europe’s largest companies to change the way they create, deliver and market software to their users. When he’s not hacking tech, he’s hacking humans. Why do they do the things they do? Mark lives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Maxim has over a decade of experience in the trenches as an automation and performance engineer. During his career he founded and managed Automation groups in Tescom, ITG, eToro, Supersonic and worked across a number of industries, from government - military and financial services to small start-ups.
Michael Hausenblas, Developer and Cloud Advocate, Mesosphere Inc. Michael is a Developer and Cloud Advocate at Mesosphere. He helps devops to build and operate scalable & elastic distributed applications. His background is in large-scale data integration, Hadoop & NoSQL, IoT, as well as Web applications and he’s experienced in advocacy and standardization. Michael is contributing to open source software at Apache (Mesos, Myriad, Drill, Spark) and shares his experience with the Datacenter OS and large-scale data processing through blog posts and public speaking engagements.
Oleg is an engineer at CloudBees and a core team member in the Jenkins open-source project. He has almost 10 years of experience in Hardware and Embedded areas (R&D and Automation). Oleg worked at Intel, Sitronics and Synopsys. He was leading large-scale automation infrastructure projects hosting automation of dozens of HW and SW components. In Jenkins project Oleg participates in the core development, maintains plugins and organizes meetups. At CloudBees he is working on CloudBees Jenkins Platform, which is an enterprise solution based on Jenkins. Oleg also has a PhD degree in Hardware Engineering from St. Petersburg Polytechnic University.
Per Arnold have a passion for software development and design. Experience in areas such as transport, telecom, banking, mobile devices, and micro controllers. Focus has been on software for both embedded and end user applications. Experience in management of large departments and in sales. Specialties:Software development methodology, Continuous Integration/Delivery, Embedded software, Micro-controllers, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Several programming languages, Compiler technology.
Petra Wernkvist is Test Team Lead at Westermo R&D with focus on Test Automation and Test Processes for complex network solutions with high demands on product quality. She has a background of 10 years of professional software testing in the telecom industry and embedded systems. Throughout her career within the software testing area her main focus has been on implementing tools and methods to ensure software quality in an agile development environment where test automaton and continuous integration is a key success factor.
As a Microsoft Technical Evangelist covering disciplines like DevOps, Infrastructure Modernization and Cloudification, Rasmus is part of a team of ninjas that travel this great planet to spread the word about awesome technology by Microsoft.
Seb Rose has been involved in the full development lifecycle with experience ranging from Architecture to Support and from BASIC to Ruby. He is a partner at Cucumber Limited, where he is responsible for helping clients adopt and refine their agile practices, with a particular focus on BDD and ATDD. Seb is a regular speaker at conferences and occasional contributor to software journals. Contributing author to “97 Things Every Programmer Should Know” (O’Reilly) and lead author of “The Cucumber for Java Book” (Pragmatic Programmers). He’s currently working with Gaspar Nagy on “The Specflow Book”
Sven started with Java development in 1998 and has been programming for longer that he’d like to admit. Besides coding his passion is getting the right tools into the hands of those who need it to help build fast moving, agile, autonomous teams and getting them to kick-ass. Sven has extensive speaking experience in 25+ countries on myriad topics.
CoDe Academy ‘17
ATLASSIAN DAY CPH
Atlassian Day Osl
Code Café -Phlow
Dev Ops Days Oslo
I’m a GitHub man
GitHub & Praqma