Speakers

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Adrian Hornsby

Developer Advocate at AWS

Half French/English living in Finland for 15 years, climber, musician, amateur photograph, all this wrapped together in a Technical Evangelist working for AWS and passionate about everything cloud. Adrian has over 15 years of experience in the IT industry, having worked as a software and system engineer, backend, web and mobile developer and part of DevOps teams where his focus has been on cloud infrastructure and site reliability, writing application software, deploying servers and managing large-scale architectures. Today, Adrian tends to get super excited with AI, IoT and everything Serverless.

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Emily Freeman

Azure Advocate for Microsoft

After many years of ghostwriting, Emily Freeman made the bold (insane?!) choice to switch careers into software engineering. Emily is the author of DevOps for Dummies (April 2019) and the curator of JavaScript January — a collection of JavaScript articles which attracts 30,000 visitors in the month of January. A former VP of Developer Relations, Emily is a CloudOps Advocate at Microsoft and lives in Denver, Colorado.

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Manfred Steyer

Angular College

Trainer and Consultant with focus on Angular. Google Developer Expert (GDE) who writes for O'Reilly and the German Java Magazine. Regularly speaks at conferences.

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Nicki Klein

Technical Evangelist at AWS

Nicki brings with her 5 years of experience working in the software industry, first as a self-taught full stack developer, and then as a funded entrepreneur working on an HRTech startup for developers. She is very passionate about helping developers succeed on AWS and in general.

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Heidi Waterhouse

Developer Advocate at LaunchDarkly

With over 40 conferences and three continents of experience, Heidi is an excellent resource for technical talks on a variety of topics. She’s also flexible and adaptable enough that she always has a spare talk if you have a crisis on short notice. Her talks are thoughtful, witty, and broadly applicable. She’s spoken at language-specific conferences (RubyConf, PyDX), industry conferences (Write the Docs, SpringOne Platform, DevOps Days) and generalist technology conferences (OpenSource Bridge, Abstractions).

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