2016 Speaker Lineup

Leading technology and business leaders will participate

Scott Hanselman

Principal Program Manager - .NET Community Open Source / Microsoft

Mitchell Hashimoto

Founder / HashiCorp

Rachel Nabors

Web Animations Expert /

Jeremy King

CTO / Walmart Global eCommerce

Kelsey Hightower

Developer Advocate / Google Cloud Platform

Jim Whitehurst

President and CEO / Red Hat

Sarah Sharp

Linux Software Developer /

Beerud Sheth

CEO / Gupshup

Stormy Peters

VP of Developer Relations / Cloud Foundry Foundation

Matt Hunkler

Founder & CEO / VergeHQ

Azat Mardan

Technology Fellow / Capital One

Erica Stanley

Founder / Acire Studios, Women Who Code - Atlanta

Taylor Gerring

Co-Founder / Ethereum Foundation

Jono Bacon

Author/Community Leader /

Christine Abernathy

Developer Advocate / Facebook

Michael DeHaan

Inventor/Consultant /

Carlos Souza

Content Author / Code School

Kristin Whetstone

Software Engineer / CloudBees

Dustan Kasten

Web Developer / Walmart Labs

Sarah Kahn

UX Manager / Intel

Nathan L. Walls

Senior Software Engineer / VitalSource Technologies

Melissa Nysewander

Director of Data Science / Fidelity Investments

Hans Buwalda

CTO / Logigear

Steve Klabnik

Developer/Author / Mozilla

Tracy Osborn

DevRel / DreamFactory

Stuart Mackintosh

Director/Owner / OpusVL

Taylor Trusty

CEO / Blackstone Media

Will Hayes

CEO / Lucidworks

Amye Scavarda

Gluster Community Lead / Red Hat

Shaunak Kashyap

Developer Advocate / Elastic

Jim Jagielski

Director / Tech Fellow / Apache Software Foundation / Capital One

John Feminella

Advisor / Pivotal

Brandon Keepers

Head of Open Source / GitHub

Hillary Pitts

Product Strategist / Smashing Boxes

Matt Micene

Solution Architect / DLT Solutions

Bermon Painter

Experience Design, Practice Manager / Cardinal Solutions

Joel Crawford-Smith

IT Analyst, Web developer / Duke University

Craig Warman

MapR Technologies / Systems Engineer

Shane Curcuru

V.P., Brand Management / The Apache Software Foundation

Kent Dodds

Software Engineer / PayPal Inc.

Jen Looper

Developer Advocate / Telerik

Rommel Garcia

Senior Solution Engineer/Global SME Security Lead / Hortonworks, Inc.

Andrew Spyker

Senior Software Engineer / Netflix

Laura Hilliger

Staff Engagement Advisor / Greenpeace

Simon MacDonald

Senior Software Scientist / Adobe

Craig Vitter

Solution Architect / Basho Technologies

Emily Kurze

Marketing Programs Manager / The Linux Foundation

Amy Gebhardt

Software Developer/Chapter Leader / Wand/GDI Minneapolis

Blaine Carter

Developer Advocate for Open Source / Oracle

William Lyon

Developer Relations Engineer / Neo4j

Phillip Rhodes

Founder / CEO / Fogbeam Labs

Heather Shapiro

Technical Evangelist / Microsoft

Ann Marie Fred

Software Engineering Manager / IBM

Mark Gisi

Director, IP and Open Source Programs / Wind River

DeLisa Alexander

Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer / Red Hat

Rebecca Fernandez

Principle Employment Branding + Communications Specialist / Red Hat

Ryan Lewis

Senior Web Engineer / Expedia

Kevin Ball

Lead Engineer / ZURB

Jessica Mauerhan

Senior Test Engineer / Grovo

P├ęter Czanik

Community Manager / Balabit