How to become a speaker?
At the moment conference program is forming and we invite speakers with different experience in Java to join us. Conference is devoted to development using Java platform, so all talks must be related to this programming language. Each talk should be practical and based on real projects and personal experience. Experienced program committee will choose and filter talks. After that approved talks will be placed in preliminary program where participants may affect their future providing feedback and voting. Only the most interesting and practically useful talks will be accepted. We rely on your experience and creativity!
We will do our best to make visit of the conference very comfortable for all speakers:
- Free ticket for main conference days.
- Free lunch with other speakers and organizers.
- Two days of glory and applause in the case of a successful talk.
Key dates of call for papers:
- March 21 — last day talks are accepted.
- March 24 — final version of the program is published.
- April 4 — first review stage.
- April 18 — second review stage.
- May 2 — third review stage.
- May 9 — final slides are accepted.
If you want to join our speakers team please fill talk submission form and program committee will contact you for further details. If your talk proposal meets all criteria of the conference it will be added to the premature program. Waiting great talks from you!
If you have any questions related speakers registration or program preparation feel free to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
XP Injection / ZoralLabs, Ukraine
Java Tech Lead and Scrum Master. Expert in Java development, scalable architecture, Agile engineering practices and project management. Having more than 9 years of development experience, specializes on complex distributed scalable systems. Active participant and speaker of many international conferences. Founder and coach in training center XP Injection. Organizer and founder of Selenium Camp, JEEConf, XP Days Ukraine and IT Brunch conferences. Founder of active “Anonymous developers club” (uadevclub).
FoodTec Solutions Inc., Greece
Patroklos Papapetrou is a Java architect, addicted to software quality and an agile team leader with more than 15 years of experience in software development. He believes and invests in people and team spirit seeking quality excellence. He’s co-authoring “SonarQube in action” book, he is an active SonarQube community member and plugin contributor. He treats software systems as flowers that’s why he prefers calling himself a software gardener.
Software engineer working in EPAM Systems with primary skills in Java, with hands on Ruby/Groovy.
Participated in many different projects as a developer and architect. Actively promoting XP and Clean Code habits. Active member of EPAM Kyiv Agile User Group and JUG KPI, participated in JEEConf, XPDays, AgileEE, JavaDay, EPAM SEC in 2013.
Maciek Próchniak is algebraic topologist, for more than 8 years developing on JVM for food and pleasure. This includes various subjects varying from architecture to operations and from integration to web development. Recently trying hard to code more functionally, preferably in Scala. Likes to speak at conferences from Bergen to Cairo on wide range of topics – from Scala type system to noSQL databases. For 5 years happy @ TouK, and even more happy husband and father.
Canoo Engineering AG, Germany
Gerrit Grunwald is a software engineer with more than eight years of experience in software development. He has been involved in Java desktop application and controls development. His current interests include JavaFX, HTML5, and Swing, especially development of custom controls in these technologies. Grunwald is also interested in Java-driven embedded technologies. He is a true believer in open source and has participated in popular projects like JFXtras.org as well as his own projects (Enzo, SteelSeries Swing, SteelSeries Canvas). Gerrit is an active member of the Java community, where he founded and leads the Java User Group Münster (Germany), he co-leads the JavaFX and IoT community, is a JavaOne rockstar and Java Champion. He is a speaker at conferences and user groups internationally.
Peter is Solution Architect and Senior Developer working at Hazelcast where he focuses mostly on the Hazecast core, the reactive programming model or the monitoring solutions. He is currently “writing the book” on Hazelcast. In the past he has been working on Open Source project like Multiverse: STM for Java and Akka.
A Systems Architect, Java team leader, and consultant with around 12+ years’ experience in projects architecture, manages department team, projects deadlines, delivery times, capacity plans, and resource planning in case of concurrent projects / change requests development. Consultant / Architect for startup companies.
A JCP & EC (Executive committee) member at Java Community Process Organization. Working on many JSRs especially JEE7, 8 umbrella JSRs / Glassfish 4 evaluation and testing, and a member of Adopt-A-JSR, Adopt-OpenJDK, and FishCAT programs.
Member of MoroccoJUG and EGJUG, & Founder of JCP activities program group of EGJUG. Won the 11 annual JCP awards 2013 for Outstanding adopt-a-JSR participant. An Oracle Egypt Architects Club board member, with responsibility to define and put the correct architecture reference solutions for Oracle customer’s projects in EMEA.
Java developer for more than seven years. The last three years working in Oracle (Java Compatibility Kit, Java Platform Group). Leader of the St. Petersburg Java User Group, and CodeFreeze community, organizer of Russian Java conferences JPoint and Joker. Interested in multithreaded programming, psychology, the history of European philosophy and trash culture. Collects weapons, software engineering trade-offs and black unread books.
David Delabassee is a Software Evanglist working for Oracle. Prior to Oracle, David spent a decade at Sun Microsystems focusing on Java end-to-end (from the smart card to the high end server), related technologies and developer tools. In his various roles, David has been involved in numerous Java projects since the early days of this technology. David lives in Belgium and in his spare time, he enjoy tinkering and playing with technologies such as Java, Arduino, Linux, Home Automation, etc. You can follow David on Twitter under @delabassee.
Alexander have spent more them 15 years in IT industry. Grown from an engineer to a manager. Currently works as a product manager for Java ME Embedded at Oracle in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. Co-founder of JUG.ru community in Saint-Petersburd. Java and embedded devices enthusiast. Spoke at JavaOne Russia, JavaOne San Francisco, Java Days, Joker, and other conferences.
Red Hat, India
Azul Systems, Russia
JVM developer at Azul Systems. Leads the development afford at the Zulu project at Azul. Ivan has been in JVM development since 2005. For several years he was a developer at the Hotspot Runtime team and made multiple code submits into JDK 6 and 7. After stepping away from compiler work at AMD he returned to JVM development at Azul Systems.
Ivar Grimstad is an experienced software architect with a strong focus on Enterprise Java. He has been working with Java since the beginning and has over the years tried out everything from lightweight mobile applications to large scale enterprise applications. His experience covers all aspects of designing architectures based on a variety of technologies including standard Java EE as well as more lightweight frameworks such as Spring and a variety of open source products.
Ivar is always focusing on quality and on using the right tools and technologies for the right task to optimize the software development process. Ivar is a frequent speaker at conferences, locally as well as internationally.
Primary skills of Sergey are performance engineering, benchmarking, JVMs, JIT compilers, and class libraries. He has been accelerated JVMs since 2005 when he worked for Intel in Apache Harmony Performance team. Recently he is working on JDK8 Lambda Project performance.
Deutsche Bank, Russia
A high-performance fault-tolerant backend application engineer. Financial systems have received the most attention of all. Do a lot of digging and experimenting with OpenJDK in my spare time.
Aleksey is the Java SE Performance Engineer working for Sun/Oracle for 5 years. The primary skills include performance engineering, benchmarking, JVMs, JITs, and class libraries. Maintains multiple projects, including jmh, jcstress, and jol. Prior joining Sun, Aleksey was employed by Intel where he worked in Apache Harmony performance team for 3+ years.
Co-founder of Plumbr, the memory leak detection product, where he now contributes as core developer. Besides his daily technical tasks he is an active blogger, JavaOne RockStar and frequent conference speaker (Devoxx, JavaOne Russia, 33rd Degree, TopConf, JavaDay, GeekOut, Joker, Jazoon etc).
Prior to founding Plumbr, Nikita was a Java EE developer and performance consultant in the Baltics, and has worked with tens of different Java EE applications over the years. In the last four years he specialized in troubleshooting and performance optimization.