Schedule

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All times are in PST (Pacific Standard Time).

Wed,
Nov
4

Wed,
Nov
4


PST
TRACK Architecting for Confidence: Building Resilient Systems Haley Tucker - Netflix TRACK Languages of Infra Wes Reisz - VMware TRACK Inclusion & Diversity in Tech Anjuan Simmons - Help Scout
09:00 AM KEYNOTE 9:00am - 9:55am Finding The “I” within Inclusion Wade Davis - Netflix
Karen Casella - Netflix
10:00 AM Session 10:00am - 10:40am Less Mess, Less Stress: The Reliability Benefits of Custom Tools Daniel Hochman - Lyft
Session 10:00am - 10:40am History of Infra as Code Andrew Clay Shafer - Red Hat
Session 10:00am - 10:40am DEI Is Rooted in Justice. Let's Stop Making It About Profit. Chanita Simms - Melanin.Tech
10:50 AM Session 10:50am - 11:30am A Sticky Situation: How Netflix Gains Confidence in Changes Haley Tucker - Netflix
Session 10:50am - 11:30am Helm: Past, Present, Future Bridget Kromhout - Microsoft
Matt Butcher - Microsoft
Matt Farina - Rancher Labs
Session 10:50am - 11:30am From Program to Process, Designing for Equity in the Workplace Aubrey Blanche
11:40 AM Session 11:40am - 12:20pm User Simulation for Rapid Outage Mitigation Carissa Blossom - Uber
Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Security and the Language of Intent Tracy Holmes - HashiCorp
Petros Kolyvas - HashiCorp
Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit Mary-Frances Winters - The Winters Group
12:30 PM Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Operational Excellence Panel Carissa Blossom - Uber
Tammy Butow - Gremlin
Suudhan Rangarajan - Netflix
Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Languages of Infra Panel: Bash to Ruby to Go to Rust Chris Swan - DXC Technology
Cornelia Davis - WeaveWorks
Ian Miell - Container Solutions
Justin Cormack - Docker
Ashley Williams - Cloudflare
Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Dealing with the DEI Backlash Mary-Frances Winters - The Winters Group
Aubrey Blanche
Chanita Simms - Melanin.Tech
13:20 PM 1:20pm - 2:05pm Time Series Data Management at Scale with Apache Cassandra™ Frank Sepulveda - DataStax
1:20pm - 2:05pm How To Take Cloud-Native DevSecOps to the Next Level Nir Koren - LivePerson
14:15 PM 2:15pm - 3:00pm Architecting Resilient Data Jim Walker - Cockroach Labs

Thu,
Nov
5

Thu,
Nov
5


PST
TRACK Paths to Production: Deployment Pipelines as a Competitive Advantage Luke Demi TRACK Resurgence of Functional Programming Randy Shoup - eBay TRACK Clientside: From WASM to Browser Applications Ryan Burgess - Netflix
09:00 AM Session 9:00am - 9:40am Production Infrastructure Cloning++: Reliability and Repeatability JD Palomino - Flexport
Session 9:00am - 9:40am C#'s Functional Journey Mads Torgersen - Microsoft
Session 9:00am - 9:40am Server-Side Wasm: Today and Tomorrow Connor Hicks - 1Password
09:50 AM Session 9:50am - 10:30am Safe and Fast Deploys at Planet Scale Mathias Schwarz - Uber
Session 9:50am - 10:30am The Functional Evolution of Object-Oriented Programming James Ward - Google
Joshua Suereth - Google
Session 9:50am - 10:30am Create Autonomous, Highly Productive Teams By Lowering the Stakes Jason Lengstorf - Netlify
10:40 AM Session 10:40am - 11:20am Paving the Road to Production Graham Jenson - Coinbase
Session 10:40am - 11:20am A Love Letter to Clojure Gene Kim - IT Revolution
Session 10:40am - 11:20am From Mixins to Custom Hooks: History of Sharing in React Ben Ilegbodu - Stitch Fix
11:30 AM Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Paths to Production Panel JD Palomino - Flexport
Mathias Schwarz - Uber
Graham Jenson - Coinbase
Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Panel: The Future of Functional Programming Natalia Chechina - Bournemouth University
Dean Wampler - Domino Data Lab
Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Front End Happy Hour Jem Young - Netflix
Stacy London - Atlassian
Ryan Burgess - Netflix
Jason Lengstorf - Netlify
Ben Ilegbodu - Stitch Fix
12:20 PM 12:20pm - 1:05pm Deploying Code with Confidence Jared Hensle - SolarWinds

Tue,
Nov
10

Tue,
Nov
10


PST
TRACK Security in a State of Insecurity Christina Camilleri - Netflix
Anastasiia Voitova - Cossack Labs
TRACK Machine Learning for the Software Engineer Roland Meertens - Annotell TRACK Operating Microservices Michelle Brush - Google
09:00 AM KEYNOTE 9:00am - 9:55am The SRE as a Diplomat Johnny Boursiquot - Salesforce/Heroku
10:00 AM Session 10:00am - 10:40am Live Interview: Phishing Techniques and Mitigations Joe Gray - Qomplx, Inc
Session 10:00am - 10:40am Designing Better ML Systems: Learnings From Netflix Savin Goyal - Netflix
Session 10:00am - 10:40am From Monolith to Microservices Sha Ma - GitHub
10:50 AM Session 10:50am - 11:30am User Adaptive Security Christina Camilleri - Netflix
Jesse Kriss - Netflix
Session 10:50am - 11:30am Data-Driven Development in the Automotive Field Toshika Srivastava - Audi
Session 10:50am - 11:30am Pitfalls and Patterns in Microservice Dependency Management Silvia Esparrachiari - Google
11:40 AM Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Failing Fast: The Impact of Bias When Speeding Up Application Security Laura Bell - SafeStack
Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Scaling & Optimising the Training of Predictive Models Nicholas Mitchell - Argo AI
Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Solving Mysteries Faster with Observability Elizabeth Carretto - Netflix
12:30 PM Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Panel: Security in a State of Insecurity Isaac Potoczny-Jones - Tozny Security
Nathan Hamiel - Kudelski Security
Jesse Kriss - Netflix
Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Panel: The Purpose of Machine Learning Thomas van Heyningen - NAVARA
Nicholas Mitchell - Argo AI
Jendrik Jördening - Nooxit
Diana Hu - Niantic
Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm The Medieval Census Problem Andy Walker - Kraken Industries
13:20 PM 1:20pm - 2:05pm 10 React Security Implications You Need to Consider James Quick - Auth0
1:20pm - 2:05pm Balancing Choreography and Orchestration Bernd Ruecker - Camunda
14:15 PM 2:15pm - 3:00pm Fire Alarms vs. Fire Hoses Keeping Up with Dependencies Rhys Arkins - WhiteSource Software
2:15pm - 3:00pm Why You’re Getting Understandability Wrong Liran Haimovitch - Rookout

Wed,
Nov
11

Wed,
Nov
11


PST
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
09:00 AM Session 9:00am - 9:40am Essential Complexity in Systems Architecture Laura Nolan - Slack
Session 9:00am - 9:40am How Netflix Scales its API with GraphQL Federation Jennifer Shin - Netflix
Stephen Spalding - Netflix
Session 9:00am - 9:40am What Engineering Teams Need From Leaders Right Now Lena Reinhard - CircleCI
09:50 AM Session 9:50am - 10:30am Greenwater, Washington: An Availability Story Marc Brooker - Amazon Web Services
Session 9:50am - 10:30am How to Tame Your Service APIs: Evolving Airbnb’s Architecture Jessica Tai - Airbnb
Session 9:50am - 10:30am Communicating Effectively with Your Business Partners Randy Shoup - eBay
10:40 AM Session 10:40am - 11:20am Change Data Capture for Distributed Databases @Netflix Raghuram Onti Srinivasan - Netflix
Tharanga Gamaethige - Netflix
Session 10:40am - 11:20am Rebuilding Twitter’s public API Steve Cosenza - Twitter
Session 10:40am - 11:20am Lean and Accelerate: Delivering Value as an Engineering Leader David Van Couvering - Optimizely
11:30 AM Interactive Session Distributed Systems Panel Due to circumstances beyond our control, this interactive session is canceled Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Panel: Past & Present API Architectures: What, Why, How & When Jennifer Shin - Netflix
Stephen Spalding - Netflix
Steve Cosenza - Twitter
Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Panel: Leading Through Challenging Times Annyce Davis - Google
Andy Walker - Kraken Industries
Yvette Pasqua - EXOS
12:20 PM 12:20pm - 1:05pm AIOps - the Next Frontier of Observability Marco Coulter - AppDynamics
13:15 PM 1:15pm - 2:00pm Application Security with NGINX Chris Witeck
Daniel Edgar - NGINX
1:15pm - 2:00pm Design, Document and Discover your Event-Driven Architecture Leah Robert - Solace

Tue,
Nov
17

Tue,
Nov
17


PST
TRACK Java: Delivering Continual Innovation in a Mature Software Ecosystem Ben Evans TRACK Modern Data Engineering Sid Anand TRACK Best Practices for Remote Work Travis McPeak
09:00 AM KEYNOTE 9:00am - 9:55am Momentum > Urgency and other Counter-intuitive Principles for Increasing Velocity Elisabeth Hendrickson
10:00 AM Session 10:00am - 10:40am Enabling Java: Windows on Arm64 – A Success Story! Monica Beckwith - Microsoft
Session 10:00am - 10:40am Serverless Search for My Blog With Java, Quarkus, & AWS Lambda Gunnar Morling - Red Hat
Session 10:00am - 10:40am Mastering Virtual Communication Anne Ricketts - Lighthouse Communications
10:50 AM Session 10:50am - 11:30am Starting Fast: Investigating Java's Static Compilation Landscape Dan Heidinga - Red Hat
Session 10:50am - 11:30am Designing IoT Data Pipelines for Deep Observability Shrijeet Paliwal - Tesla
Session 10:50am - 11:30am Navigating the New Remote Normal Lisette Sutherland - Collaboration Superpowers
11:40 AM Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Project Valhalla: Bringing Performance to Java Developers Tobi Ajila - IBM
Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Building Latency Sensitive User Facing Analytics via Apache Pinot Chinmay Soman - Stealth
Session 11:40am - 12:20pm Intentional Distributed Teams Maria Gutierrez - Intercom
Glenn Vanderburg - RE/MAX
12:30 PM Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm 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
Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Modern Data Engineering Panel Shrijeet Paliwal - Tesla
Chinmay Soman - Stealth
Chris Riccomini - WePay
Interactive Session 12:30pm - 1:10pm Remote Work Leadership Best Practices Panel Discussion Kristina Kemmer - Zapier
Preeti Somal - HashiCorp
Karen Casella - Netflix
13:20 PM 1:20pm - 2:05pm High-Performance Java Microservices Simon Ritter - Azul
14:15 PM 2:15pm - 3:00pm CI/CD Agility and Controlling Pipeline Sprawl Angel Rivera - CircleCI
2:15pm - 3:00pm How to Debug with Remote and Asynchronous Collaboration Greg Law - Undo
Jonathan Harris - Undo

Wed,
Nov
18

Wed,
Nov
18


PST
TRACK Architectures You've Always Wondered About Charles Humble - InfoQ.com TRACK Social Responsibility: Implications of Building Modern Software David Millar - QCon Events TRACK Mechanical Sympathy: The Software/Hardware Divide Ed Hunter
09:00 AM Session 9:00am - 9:40am The World Is On Fire And So Is Your Website Ann Lewis - MoveOn.org
Session 9:00am - 9:40am How to Work in Tech and Not Wreck the Planet Holly Cummins - IBM
Session 9:00am - 9:40am Improving Video Encoding System Efficiency @Netflix Susie Xia - Netflix
09:50 AM Session 9:50am - 10:30am Building Tech at Presidential Scale Dan Woods - Biden for President
Session 9:50am - 10:30am Utopia or Dystopia? 10 Ways Tech Will Destroy Us All! Or Will It? Anne Currie - Container Solutions
Session 9:50am - 10:30am It’s Not Your Machine; It’s Your Code. Adekunle Adepoju - Netflix
10:40 AM Session 10:40am - 11:20am Using DevEx to Accelerate GraphQL Federation Adoption @Netflix Paul Bakker - Netflix
Kavitha Srinivasan - Netflix
Session 10:40am - 11:20am Building Inclusive Software: Considerations and Constraints Sitati Kituyi - Pula
Session 10:40am - 11:20am Pragmatic Performance - Tales from the Trenches Ramesh Subramonian - Target
11:30 AM Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Panel: Modern Architecture Patterns Luca Mezzalira - DAZN
Kavitha Srinivasan - Netflix
Paul Bakker - Netflix
Wes Reisz - VMware
Colin Breck - Tesla
Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Connecting the Dots: Considerations in Modern Software Development Holly Cummins - IBM
Anne Currie - Container Solutions
Sitati Kituyi - Pula
Interactive Session 11:30am - 12:10pm Mechanical Sympathy Panel Susie Xia - Netflix
Adekunle Adepoju - Netflix
Ramesh Subramonian - Target
12:20 PM 12:20pm - 1:05pm The Fallacy of Move Fast and Break Things Dawn Parzych - LaunchDarkly
13:15 PM 1:15pm - 2:00pm Reactive Spring Josh Long - VMWare
1:15pm - 2:00pm Discover, Analyze, Secure your APIs, Anywhere Pranav Dharwadkar - Volterra
Jakub Pavlik - Volterra