Programme Committee

Sarah Wells is a Technical Director for Operations and Reliability at the Financial Times, currently working on building a semantic publishing platform, providing access to all the FT’s published content and metadata via APIs. She has been a developer for 15 years.

Sheen Brisals, Lego

Sheen Brisals is an AWS Serverless Hero. In his current role as a Senior Engineering Manager at The LEGO Group, Sheen’s focus is on architecting and building Serverless solutions. Sheen has held several positions at leading software organizations over his long career. He is very passionate about serverless and loves sharing the knowledge with the community. He talks about serverless at conferences around the world.

Anne Currie, Container Solutions

Anne Currie has been in the software business for well over 20 years, working on C servers in the 90s, eCommerce in the 00s and infrastructure technology in the 10s. She is based in London and the Chief Strategist for Container Solutions where she is currently focused on cloud ethics.

Savinder Puri

Savinder Puri has been helping enterprises across industry verticals to strategise and drive successful business transformations, leveraging cutting edge technologies for the past 18+ years. Based in the UK, Savinder is a recognised figure in DevOps space and has been speaking at leading events worldwide.

Pauline Lallinec, Workday

Pauline Lallinec is a software engineer on the public cloud engineering team at Workday, where she works on building a cloud provider-agnostic platform and CI/CD solutions for hundreds of microservices.
In her spare time, Pauline enjoys karaoke, climbing mountains, and looking at pictures of cats.

Rainald Menge-Sonnentag, heise Developer

Rainald Menge-Sonnentag is an editor for heise Developer. He has been working as a computer journalist for 20 years, covering topics in the professional IT space, mostly targeted at software developers and architects.

Julia Schmidt, Situation Publishing

Julia Schmidt works on events for Situation Publishing. Before that she wrote about all things software development, and was an engineer and software developer in the fields of machine learning, computer vision, and data compression.