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Schedule 2020

The schedule is subject to change.

Thu,
Nov
4

Wed,
Nov
4

EST(local time)
TRACK Languages of Infra Wes Reisz - VMware TRACK Inclusion & Diversity in Tech Anjuan Simmons - Jannua TRACK Architecting for Confidence: Building Resilient Systems Haley Tucker - Netflix
12:00PM
KEYNOTE 12:00PM - 12:55PM Finding The “I” within Inclusion Wade Davis - Netflix
Karen Casella - Netflix
01:00PM
Session 01:00PM - 01:40PM History of Infra as Code Andrew Clay Shafer - Red Hat
Session 01:00PM - 01:40PM DEI Is Rooted in Justice. Let's Stop Making It About Profit. Chanita Simms - Melanin.Tech
Session 01:00PM - 01:40PM Less Mess, Less Stress: The Reliability Benefits of Custom Tools Daniel Hochman - Lyft
01:50PM
Session 01:50PM - 02:30PM Helm: Past, Present, Future Bridget Kromhout - Microsoft
Matt Butcher - Microsoft
Matt Farina - Rancher Labs
Session 01:50PM - 02:30PM From Program to Process, Designing for Equity in the Workplace Aubrey Blanche
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:50PM - 02:30PM A Sticky Situation: How Netflix Gains Confidence in Changes Haley Tucker - Netflix
02:40PM
Session 02:40PM - 03:20PM Security and the Language of Intent Tracy Holmes - HashiCorp
Petros Kolyvas - HashiCorp
Session 02:40PM - 03:20PM Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit Mary-Frances Winters - The Winters Group
Session 02:40PM - 03:20PM User Simulation for Rapid Outage Mitigation Carissa Blossom - Uber
03:30PM
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Languages of Infra Panel: Bash to Ruby to Go to Rust Chris Swan - The @ Company
Cornelia Davis - WeaveWorks
Ian Miell - Container Solutions
Justin Cormack - Docker
Ashley Williams - Rust Foundation
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Dealing with the DEI Backlash Mary-Frances Winters - The Winters Group
Aubrey Blanche
Chanita Simms - Melanin.Tech
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Operational Excellence Panel Carissa Blossom - Uber
Tammy Bryant Butow - Gremlin
Suudhan Rangarajan - Netflix
04:20PM
04:20PM - 05:05PM How To Take Cloud-Native DevSecOps to the Next Level Nir Koren - LivePerson
04:20PM - 05:05PM Time Series Data Management at Scale with Apache Cassandra™ Frank Sepulveda - DataStax
05:15PM
05:15PM - 06:00PM Architecting Resilient Data Jim Walker - Cockroach Labs

Fri,
Nov
5

Thu,
Nov
5

EST(local time)
TRACK Resurgence of Functional Programming Randy Shoup - eBay TRACK Clientside: From WASM to Browser Applications Ryan Burgess - Netflix TRACK Paths to Production: Deployment Pipelines as a Competitive Advantage Luke Demi
12:00PM
Session 12:00PM - 12:40PM C#'s Functional Journey Mads Torgersen - Microsoft
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:00PM - 12:40PM Server-Side Wasm: Today and Tomorrow Connor Hicks - 1Password
Session 12:00PM - 12:40PM Production Infrastructure Cloning++: Reliability and Repeatability JD Palomino - Flexport
12:50PM
Session 12:50PM - 01:30PM The Functional Evolution of Object-Oriented Programming James Ward - Google
Joshua Suereth - Google
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:50PM - 01:30PM Create Autonomous, Highly Productive Teams By Lowering the Stakes Jason Lengstorf - Netlify
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:50PM - 01:30PM Safe and Fast Deploys at Planet Scale Mathias Schwarz - Uber
01:40PM
Session 01:40PM - 02:20PM A Love Letter to Clojure Gene Kim - IT Revolution
Session 01:40PM - 02:20PM From Mixins to Custom Hooks: History of Sharing in React Ben Ilegbodu - Stitch Fix
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:40PM - 02:20PM Paving the Road to Production Graham Jenson - Coinbase
02:30PM
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Panel: The Future of Functional Programming Natalia Chechina - Bournemouth University
Dean Wampler - Domino Data Lab
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Front End Happy Hour Jem Young - Netflix
Stacy London - Atlassian
Ryan Burgess - Netflix
Jason Lengstorf - Netlify
Ben Ilegbodu - Stitch Fix
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Paths to Production Panel JD Palomino - Flexport
Mathias Schwarz - Uber
Graham Jenson - Coinbase
03:20PM
03:20PM - 04:05PM Deploying Code with Confidence Jared Hensle - SolarWinds

Daylight saving time in US ends at 02:00 on Sunday, November 7th

Wed,
Nov
10

Tue,
Nov
10

EST(local time)
TRACK Operating Microservices Michelle Brush - Google TRACK Security in a State of Insecurity Christina Camilleri - Netflix
Anastasiia Voitova - Cossack Labs
TRACK Machine Learning for the Software Engineer Roland Meertens - Annotell
12:00PM
KEYNOTE 12:00PM - 12:55PM The SRE as a Diplomat Johnny Boursiquot - Salesforce/Heroku
01:00PM
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:00PM - 01:40PM From Monolith to Microservices Sha Ma - GitHub
Session 01:00PM - 01:40PM Live Interview: Phishing Techniques and Mitigations Joe Gray - Qomplx, Inc
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:00PM - 01:40PM Designing Better ML Systems: Learnings From Netflix Savin Goyal - Netflix
01:50PM
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:50PM - 02:30PM Pitfalls and Patterns in Microservice Dependency Management Silvia Esparrachiari - Google
Session 01:50PM - 02:30PM User Adaptive Security Christina Camilleri - Netflix
Jesse Kriss - Netflix
Session 01:50PM - 02:30PM Data-Driven Development in the Automotive Field Toshika Srivastava - Audi
02:40PM
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 02:40PM - 03:20PM Solving Mysteries Faster with Observability Elizabeth Carretto - Netflix
Session 02:40PM - 03:20PM Failing Fast: The Impact of Bias When Speeding Up Application Security Laura Bell - SafeStack
Session 02:40PM - 03:20PM Scaling & Optimising the Training of Predictive Models Nicholas Mitchell - Argo AI
03:30PM
Session 03:30PM - 04:10PM The Medieval Census Problem Andy Walker - Kraken Industries
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Panel: Security in a State of Insecurity Isaac Potoczny-Jones - Tozny Security
Nathan Hamiel - Kudelski Security
Jesse Kriss - Netflix
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Panel: The Purpose of Machine Learning Thomas van Heyningen - NAVARA
Nicholas Mitchell - Argo AI
Jendrik Jördening - Nooxit
Diana Hu - Niantic
04:20PM
04:20PM - 05:05PM Balancing Choreography and Orchestration Bernd Ruecker - Camunda
04:20PM - 05:05PM 10 React Security Implications You Need to Consider James Quick - Auth0
05:15PM
05:15PM - 06:00PM Why You’re Getting Understandability Wrong Liran Haimovitch - Rookout
05:15PM - 06:00PM Fire Alarms vs. Fire Hoses Keeping Up with Dependencies Rhys Arkins - WhiteSource Software

Thu,
Nov
11

Wed,
Nov
11

EST(local time)
TRACK Distributed Systems for Developers Cindy Sridharan
Wes Reisz - VMware
TRACK Modern API Architectures Philip Fisher-Ogden - Netflix TRACK Non-Technical Skills for Technical Folks Randy Shoup - eBay
12:00PM
Session 12:00PM - 12:40PM Essential Complexity in Systems Architecture Laura Nolan - Slack
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:00PM - 12:40PM How Netflix Scales its API with GraphQL Federation Jennifer Shin - Netflix
Stephen Spalding - Netflix
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:00PM - 12:40PM What Engineering Teams Need From Leaders Right Now Lena Reinhard - CircleCI
12:50PM
Session 12:50PM - 01:30PM Greenwater, Washington: An Availability Story Marc Brooker - Amazon Web Services
Session 12:50PM - 01:30PM How to Tame Your Service APIs: Evolving Airbnb’s Architecture Jessica Tai - Airbnb
Session 12:50PM - 01:30PM Communicating Effectively with Your Business Partners Randy Shoup - eBay
01:40PM
Session 01:40PM - 02:20PM Change Data Capture for Distributed Databases @Netflix Raghuram Onti Srinivasan - Netflix
Tharanga Gamaethige - Netflix
Session 01:40PM - 02:20PM Rebuilding Twitter’s public API Steve Cosenza - Twitter
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:40PM - 02:20PM Lean and Accelerate: Delivering Value as an Engineering Leader David Van Couvering - eBay
02:30PM
PANEL DISCUSSION Distributed Systems Panel Due to circumstances beyond our control, this panel is canceled PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Panel: Past & Present API Architectures: What, Why, How & When Jennifer Shin - Netflix
Stephen Spalding - Netflix
Steve Cosenza - Twitter
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Panel: Leading Through Challenging Times Annyce Davis - Google
Andy Walker - Kraken Industries
Yvette Pasqua - EXOS
03:20PM
03:20PM - 04:05PM AIOps - the Next Frontier of Observability Marco Coulter - AppDynamics
04:15PM
04:15PM - 05:00PM Application Security with NGINX Chris Witeck - NGINX
Daniel Edgar - NGINX
04:15PM - 05:00PM Design, Document and Discover your Event-Driven Architecture Leah Robert - Solace

Daylight saving time in US ends at 02:00 on Sunday, November 7th

Wed,
Nov
17

Tue,
Nov
17

EST(local time)
TRACK Best Practices for Remote Work Travis McPeak TRACK Java: Delivering Continual Innovation in a Mature Software Ecosystem Ben Evans TRACK Modern Data Engineering Sid Anand - Datazoom
12:00PM
KEYNOTE 12:00PM - 12:55PM Momentum > Urgency and other Counter-intuitive Principles for Increasing Velocity Elisabeth Hendrickson
01:00PM
Session 01:00PM - 01:40PM Mastering Virtual Communication Anne Ricketts - Lighthouse Communications
Session 01:00PM - 01:40PM Enabling Java: Windows on Arm64 – A Success Story! Monica Beckwith - Microsoft
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:00PM - 01:40PM Serverless Search for My Blog With Java, Quarkus, & AWS Lambda Gunnar Morling - Red Hat
01:50PM
Session 01:50PM - 02:30PM Navigating the New Remote Normal Lisette Sutherland - Collaboration Superpowers
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:50PM - 02:30PM Starting Fast: Investigating Java's Static Compilation Landscape Dan Heidinga - Red Hat
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:50PM - 02:30PM Designing IoT Data Pipelines for Deep Observability Shrijeet Paliwal - Tesla
02:40PM
Session 02:40PM - 03:20PM Intentional Distributed Teams Maria Gutierrez - Intercom
Glenn Vanderburg - RE/MAX
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 02:40PM - 03:20PM Project Valhalla: Bringing Performance to Java Developers Tobi Ajila - IBM
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 02:40PM - 03:20PM Building Latency Sensitive User Facing Analytics via Apache Pinot Chinmay Soman - Stealth
03:30PM
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Remote Work Leadership Best Practices Panel Discussion Kristina Kemmer - Zapier
Preeti Somal - HashiCorp
Karen Casella - Netflix
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Sustaining and Growing an Active Community in a Mature Platform Mala Gupta - JetBrains
Venkat Subramaniam - University of Houston
James Gough - Morgan Stanley
Rémi Forax - University of Marne-la-Vallée
PANEL DISCUSSION 03:30PM - 04:10PM Modern Data Engineering Panel Shrijeet Paliwal - Tesla
Chinmay Soman - Stealth
Chris Riccomini - WePay
04:20PM
04:20PM - 05:05PM High-Performance Java Microservices Simon Ritter - Azul
05:15PM
05:15PM - 06:00PM How to Debug with Remote and Asynchronous Collaboration Greg Law - Undo
Jonathan Harris - Undo
05:15PM - 06:00PM CI/CD Agility and Controlling Pipeline Sprawl Angel Rivera - CircleCI

Thu,
Nov
18

Wed,
Nov
18

EST(local time)
TRACK Social Responsibility: Implications of Building Modern Software David Millar - QCon Events TRACK Mechanical Sympathy: The Software/Hardware Divide Ed Hunter TRACK Architectures You've Always Wondered About Charles Humble - Container Solutions
12:00PM
Session 12:00PM - 12:40PM How to Work in Tech and Not Wreck the Planet Holly Cummins - IBM
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:00PM - 12:40PM Improving Video Encoding System Efficiency @Netflix Susie Xia - Netflix
Session 12:00PM - 12:40PM The World Is On Fire And So Is Your Website Ann Lewis - U.S. Small Business Administration
12:50PM
Session 12:50PM - 01:30PM Utopia or Dystopia? 10 Ways Tech Will Destroy Us All! Or Will It? anne currie - Workingprogram Ltd
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:50PM - 01:30PM It’s Not Your Machine; It’s Your Code. Adekunle Adepoju - Netflix
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 12:50PM - 01:30PM Building Tech at Presidential Scale Dan Woods - Biden for President
01:40PM
Session 01:40PM - 02:20PM Building Inclusive Software: Considerations and Constraints Sitati Kituyi - Pula
Session 01:40PM - 02:20PM Pragmatic Performance - Tales from the Trenches Ramesh Subramonian - Target
Session INTERVIEW AVAILABLE 01:40PM - 02:20PM Using DevEx to Accelerate GraphQL Federation Adoption @Netflix Paul Bakker - Netflix
Kavitha Srinivasan - Netflix
02:30PM
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Connecting the Dots: Considerations in Modern Software Development Holly Cummins - IBM
anne currie - Workingprogram Ltd
Sitati Kituyi - Pula
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Mechanical Sympathy Panel Susie Xia - Netflix
Adekunle Adepoju - Netflix
Ramesh Subramonian - Target
PANEL DISCUSSION 02:30PM - 03:10PM Panel: Modern Architecture Patterns Luca Mezzalira - DAZN
Kavitha Srinivasan - Netflix
Paul Bakker - Netflix
Wes Reisz - VMware
Colin Breck - Tesla
03:20PM
03:20PM - 04:05PM The Fallacy of Move Fast and Break Things Dawn Parzych - LaunchDarkly
04:15PM
04:15PM - 05:00PM Discover, Analyze, Secure your APIs, Anywhere Pranav Dharwadkar - Volterra
Jakub Pavlik - Volterra
04:15PM - 05:00PM Reactive Spring Josh Long - VMWare