QCon New York Update: 60/100 Speakers; Gilad Bracha, Netflix Keynotes Confirmed (Jun 11-13, 2014)
Gilad Bracha, Co-Author of the Java Spec, and Dianne Marsh, Director of Engineering at Netflix have been confirmed as keynote speakers for the third annual QCon New York (Jun 11-13, 2014). The tutorials schedule has been finalized and the preliminary conference schedule is now live. New speakers are being added daily to the conference website, with more than 60/100 speakers already confirmed. Register before Apr 19th and save $400.
QCon New York is a practitioner-driven conference designed for people influencing innovation in their software development teams: team leads, architects, project managers, engineering directors. There will be two days of full & half day tutorials from June 9-10 (Mon-Tues) and a full 3-day conference from June 11-13 (Wed-Fri).
This year’s sessions include:
- Data Science @ LinkedIn, by Daniel Tunkelang, Head of Query Understanding at LinkedIn
- The Functional Programming Concepts in Facebook's Mobile Apps, by Adam Ernst, iOS Engineer at Facebook
- Big Data in Capital Markets, by Clive Saha, Lead Consultant at Risk Focus, Distributed Computing
- Migrating to Microservices, by Adrian Cockcroft, Lead Netflix's migration to a large scale
- Advanced Data Visualization: HTML5 and Risk Analysis, by Fabrice Aresu, Product Manager for Risk Solutions at Luxoft
- DevOps Culture And Practices To Create Flow, by Jez Humble, Co-Author of “Continuous Delivery”
- Data Science @ Mount Sinai, by Jeff Hammerbacher, Founder, Cloudera; Creator of Facebook's Data Science Practice
- GitHub Communications Culture and Tools, by Matthew McCullough, Trainer at GitHub
- Evolving REST for an IoT World, by Todd Montgomery, Ex-NASA Researcher, Chief Architect, Kaazing
- Functional programming on the frontend with Facebook React, by Dustin Getz, React Pioneer
- Big Data at Facebook, by Justin Moore, Engineer, Facebook
Other confirmed speakers include:
- Eric Evans, Creator of Domain Driven Design
- Brian Goetz, Java Language Architect at Oracle
- Rob Witoff, Data Scientist, CTO’s Office, NASA
- Asif Makhani, Director of Engineering at LinkedIn
- Nell Thomas, Data Analyst, Etsy
- John Musser, Founder, ProgrammableWeb
- Jon Hoffman, Foursquare Engineer
- Kirk Pepperdine, Java Performance Expert
See the complete list of confirmed speakers here.
QCon New York is a conference designed to meet the unique needs of senior software practitioners – technical team leads, architects, and software engineers - such as yourself. With a high speaker-to-attendee ratio, facilitated peer learning, and numerous networking opportunities, QCon has inspired thousands of technical leaders, helping them drive change and innovation in their software development projects.
Corporate and group discounts are also available. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
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