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The DockerCon Review Committee has been working hard to build a bigger and better program that reflects the diversity of the Docker ecosystem and community. From Docker use cases at large and innovative corporations, to advanced technical talks and hands-­on lab tutorials, DockerCon will have sessions adapted to every expertise levels and domain of interests. Each conference day will start with a general session in the morning, followed by breakout tracks.

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Adam Parco
Docker
Alex Drahon
Docker
Amn Rahman
Docker
Andrew Pruski
Channel Advisor
Andrzej Majewski
Mizuho International
Anshul Pundir
Docker
Anthony Kiplimo
Africa's Talking
Anusha Ragunathan
Docker
Avni Patel
Cloudreach
Brandon Mitchell
BoxBoat
Bret Fisher
Independent
Brian Christner
56K.Cloud
Brett Inman
Docker
Brian Magnusson
Lindsay Corporation
Carl Fischer
Docker
Chris Baas
Dutch Ministry of Justice
Christopher Crone
Docker
Daniel Bryant
Datawire
Darragh Grealish
56K.Cloud
Dave Scott
Docker
David Yu
Docker
Dennis Ekkelenkamp
Tele2
Don Stewart
Docker
Don Bauer
Franklin American Mortgage
Dinant Paardenkooper
Dutch Ministry of Justice
Ell Marquez
Linux Academy
Elodie Rafalimanana
Adobe
Elton Stoneman
Docker
Franco Fiorese
DXC
Frederik Banke
Santander Consumer Bank
Georgi Parlakov
Bulpros
Gareth Rushgrove
Docker
Girish Ranganathan
SolarWinds
Gregory Bohncke
Tele2
Guillaume Morini
Docker
Ian Campbell
Docker
Ian Juma
Africa's Talking
Indy Bains
Capgemini
Israel Vega, Jr.
Microsoft
Jaana B. Dogan
Google
Javier Ramírez
Hopla Software
Jean Rouge
Docker
Jeff Mitchell
Mizuho International
Jeff Nickoloff
Topple
Joan Anton Sances
Desigual
Jorge Ejarque
Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Jules Testard
Docker
Justin Cormack
Docker
Kenia Valladarez
Cloudreach
Kevin Crawley
Instana
Laura Frank Tacho
CloudBees
Lee Namba
Docker
Lee Calcote
SolarWinds
Liz Rice
Aqua Security
Loke Johannessen
Alm. Brand
Luc Juggery
TRAXxs
Manik Taneja
Docker
Marc Meunier
Docker
Mark Miller
Capstone Consulting
Mathias Kriegel
Desigual
Michael Irwin
Virginia Tech
Michael Parker
Docker
Mijo Safradin
Robert Bosch GmbH
Mike Noe
Franklin American Mortgage
Moustapha Gueye
Docker
Niko Virtala
VR Group (Finnish Railways)
Nils De Moor
Woorank
Oliver Pomeroy
Docker
Pierre-Antoine Couaillier
Docker
Pierre Gayvallet
Docker
Radu Gheorghe
Sematext Group
Rafał Kuć
Sematext Group
Remy Clement-Hausman
Docker
Roberto Hashioka
Docker
Rosa M. Badia
Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Sarah Christoff
Cloudreach
Scott Coulton
Sebastiaan van Stijn
Docker
Sergei Egorov
Pivotal
Silvia Puglisi
The Tor Project
Silvin Lubecki
Docker
Simon Ferquel
Docker
Stefan Trimborn
Docker
Steven Follis
Docker
Steve Richards
Docker
Steve Singh
Docker
Sune Keller
Alm. Brand
Tammy White
Cloudreach
Tobias Fenster
Axians Infoma
Tonis Tiigi
Docker
Torin Sandall
Styra
Viktor Farcic
CloudBees
Will Hall
CyanConnode
Xinfeng Liu
Docker
Yuvraj Mehta
Docker
Zack Butcher
Tetrate
Adam Parco

Adam Parco

Director of Engineering

As Director of Engineering for Edge and IoT, Adam leads a team of engineers building out the next generation of Docker Edge and IoT software tools and services. He has a computer science and mechatronic engineering background, and is a licensed professional engineer of Ontario. Adam has experience in broad software domains. Some of which include backend services, desktop applications, operating systems, embedded systems, and IoT platforms. Adam and his team are located in the heart of Waterloo Ontario’s thriving technology sector.

Alex Drahon

Alex Drahon

Solution Architect

Alex is a Solution Architect at Docker EMEA, helping enterprise customers on their Docker journey. A member of the EMEA Customer Success team from the beginning, he’s worked with the earliest enterprise adopters in Europe, and some of the largest deployments. He lives in Nice, in the South of France.

Amn Rahman

Amn Rahman

Data Engineer

Amn Rahman is a Data Engineer at Docker where she builds and maintains data pipelines and delivery tools for all business units to facilitate strategic data-driven decision making. Prior to joining Docker, Amn worked as an engineer in the media/news industry and at SRI International. Amn holds a master’s degree in Technology and Policy from MIT and an undergraduate degree in computer science from the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).

Andrew Pruski

Andrew Pruski

SQL Server DBA

Andrew is a SQL Server DBA and Microsoft Data Platform MVP. Originally from Swansea, Wales but now living in Ireland.
He has written multiple articles on running SQL Server in Docker containers, you can find him blogging at dbafromthecold.com

Andrzej Majewski

Andrzej Majewski

Middleware Developer

Andrzej is a consultant and software engineer who has focused on integration projects and microservices for the last 6 years. He is passionate about software development, best practices and enjoys contributing to open source projects. Most recently Andrzej worked on introducing container platforms like Docker and Kubernetes to Mizuho.

Anshul Pundir

Anshul Pundir

Engineering Manager

Anshul Pundir is an engineering leader with a focus on distributed systems and an interest in working with humans. At Docker he leads the Swarm team, working on cluster orchestration systems for containers. Previously, Anshul was at Pinterest, working on storage and data serving systems to power real-time use-cases, and tech lead at an internal startup within NetApp, building a distributed storage system from the ground up. Anshul enjoys traveling, eating, and traveling for eating.

Anthony Kiplimo

Anthony Kiplimo

Developer Success

Anthony is passionate about how software solutions can change people’s lives and focuses on helping developers build amazing products and businesses. He leads the Developer Success efforts for Africa’s Talking.

Anusha Ragunathan

Anusha Ragunathan

Software Engineer

Anusha is a systems software engineer at Docker and a OSS maintainer in the Moby (Docker) project. She has recently been working on storage features in the Docker Enterprise and is the author of Docker plugin infrastructure. Other interests include distributed systems, high availability, performance analysis and debugging.

Avni Patel

Avni Patel

Cloud Software Engineer

Avni Patel is a Cloud Software Engineer at Cloudreach. Her interests include application and infrastructure modernization. She graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Brandon Mitchell

Brandon Mitchell

Solutions Architect

Brandon Mitchell is a Solutions Architect for BoxBoat. He started with Linux when Slackware was shipped on floppy disks and has been hooked ever since. In his day job, he helps clients deploying Docker CE, EE, Swarm, and CI/CD pipelines. In his spare time, he’s answering questions on StackOverflow as BMitch or Tweeting under @sudo_bmitch. For a break from the keyboard, he enjoys biking and backpacking, not at the same time. Cats over dogs, vim over emacs, and spaces over tabs.

Bret Fisher

Bret Fisher

Independent Consultant

For 25 years Bret has built and operated distributed systems as a sysadmin and helped over 70,000 people learn dev and ops topics. He is a Docker Captain, the author of the wildly popular Docker Mastery series on Udemy, and also provides DevOps-style consulting and live workshops with a focus on immutable infrastructures, containers, and orchestration. He spends his free time in Virginia’s local, thriving tech scene helping lead local meetups. Bret basically spends his days helping people, and giving high fives. He lives at the beach, writes at bretfisher.com, prefers dogs over cats, and tweets at @bretfisher

Brian Christner

Brian Christner

Co-Founder

Brian Christner hails from Arizona but now resides in the Alps of Switzerland. Brian’s spent a large portion of his career in the casino industry where he made sure the house always won. Brian is co-founder of 56K.Cloud and a nominated member of the Docker Captain’s program and a seasoned cloud architect. He is also a cloud subject matter expert in the topics of Docker, Cloud Native, DevOps, CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code, and of course container monitoring. Brian is passionate about advocating for cloud and containers. When Brian is not busy trying to containerize everything he can be found riding his mountain bike or skiing in the Swiss Alps. Brian tweets @idomyowntricks

Brett Inman

Brett Inman

Manager, Infrastructure Engineering

Brett manages the Infrastructure team at Docker. The team is tasked with providing the tools and resources to turn containers into scalable production services, with a focus on Docker Hub, Store, and Cloud. Brett has worked at several startups running infrastructure and tooling for SaaS applications.

Brian Magnusson

Brian Magnusson

VP, Technology & Innovation

Brian Magnusson is the Vice President of Technology & Innovation at Lindsay Corporation. In this role, Brian is responsible for Lindsay’s ag technology portfolio, including the FieldNET® brand of remote irrigation management solutions, as well as, Lindsay’s portfolio of IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) solutions, including the Elecsys brand of remote monitoring and
control solutions for the oil and gas, rail, and industrial lighting markets. Brian joined Lindsay in 2015 from CNH Industrial, where he most recently served as the Global Director of Portfolio Management for agricultural tractors, including the Case IH, New Holland and Steyr brands. Prior to joining CNH Industrial, Brian spent several years at Bain & Company, a leading
global management consulting firm. During his time at Bain & Company, Brian advised executive leadership teams at numerous fortune 500 corporations on strategic growth initiatives. Strong roots in agriculture were the foundation of Brian’s career. He grew up on a row crop and livestock operation in the Midwest and, while in college, worked in sales and
marketing for American Cyanamid. He earned an undergraduate degree in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and began his career as a mechanical engineer with Burns & McDonnell, a global engineering consulting firm, where he later served as an engineering manager and project manager. Following his tenure at Burns & McDonnell,
Brian attended the Harvard Business School, where he received a Master of Business Administration degree.

Carl Fischer

Carl Fischer

Sr. Product Manager

A tech veteran with 20 years of experience leading the delivery of commercial and open source software at both industry leaders and startups. Carl lives for sunshine, golf, and craft beer, preferably at the same time.

Chris Baas

Chris Baas

Managing Director AppFactory

Chris started his career as system administrator and Microsoft specialist. During this time he developed a special interest and expertise on Communication Technologies. Started in 2015 as specialist @Dutch Ministry of Justice in the team Specials and Innovations and promoted to team leader only a few months later. Nowadays leading a team of Testers and responsible for the delivery, control and support of in house developed software applications.

Christopher Crone

Christopher Crone

Engineering Manager

Engineering Manager at Docker. Leads the Application Definition team which is responsible for Compose, Compose for Kubernetes, and Application Packages. Previously worked on file sharing and distributed storage at Infinit.

Daniel Bryant

Daniel Bryant

Product Architect

Daniel Bryant works as an Independent Technical Consultant and Product Architect at Datawire. He currently specialises in enabling continuous delivery within organisations through the identification of value streams, creation of build pipelines, and implementation of effective testing strategies. Daniel’s technical expertise focuses on ‘DevOps’ tooling, cloud/container platforms, and microservice implementations. He is also a Java Champion, contributes to several open source projects, writes for InfoQ, O’Reilly, and Voxxed, and regularly presents at international conferences such as OSCON, QCon and JavaOne.

Darragh Grealish

Darragh Grealish

Co-Founder

Darragh has a background in embedded system engineering originally, hacking on networks since thick-ethernet existed and feel’s back at home with enabling cloud technologies to interface with embedded IoT devices. With over ten years experience in IP networks and System Engineering, working for Akamai, Swisscom, Siemens and other technology companies. Now, as Co-Founder of 56K.Cloud, Darragh’s focus is on enabling DevOps in small and large organizations to adopt containers in both Software development and Operations. Darragh tweets @grealish

Dave Scott

Dave Scott

Sr. Software Engineer

Dave is a software engineer in the Developer Solutions Group at Docker based in Cambridge, UK. He focuses mainly on the lower-level aspects of Docker Desktop, including the filesharing, networking and virtualization components.

David Yu

David Yu

Product Manager

David Yu is a Product Manager for Universal Control Plane and is focused on specific areas that include Platform Lifecycle Management, Scalability, and Serviceability. He previously worked with enterprise customers and partners to build Docker Enterprise platforms on their own infrastructure as a Solutions Engineer for 2 years. He is based in San Francisco, CA.

Dennis Ekkelenkamp

Dennis Ekkelenkamp

Manager NL IT Infrastructure

Dennis is responsible for the IT infrastructure at Tele2 Netherlands. Having worked in the IT Infrastructure domain for large global enterprises for over 10 years he has a seen how IT infrastructure has changed rapidly, especially in the last years. Being convinced that this will continue, whilst demands on IT infrastructure delivery will increase, he is currently focused on transforming the way that IT infrastructure is being delivered making use of what technologies like Docker and Azure Services can offer.

Don Stewart

Don Stewart

Solutions Architect

Don is a Solutions Architect within Dockers Customer Success Team where he works with strategic Docker enterprise customers, providing technical leadership, deep technology expertise, and architecture experience. Prior to Docker Don worked at Cisco in their Advanced Services consultancy division. Outside of work Don is a keen Landscape Photographer.

Don Bauer

Don Bauer

Lead DevOps Engineer

Don Bauer started his career twelve years ago in a metrics analyst and systems engineering role with Charter Communications. Since then, he has held roles in development, infrastructure, architecture and operations for both enterprise corporations and startups. He immediately recognized a common thread in each role that allowed him to focus on enabling teams and companies to succeed through standardization, simplification, and automation. Don believes companies and teams succeed through transparency and experimentation without the fear of failure. In his current role, Don operates with one simple principle: to automate himself out of a job.Currently, Don is the Lead DevOps Engineer for Citizens Bank under the umbrella of the company’s innovation initiative. He primarily focuses on automating the integration and delivery of software and services, and he supports innovation using technologies like Docker and Kubernetes. Don is also a Docker community leader and co-organizes Nashville’s Docker and Golang meetups.

Dinant Paardenkooper

Dinant Paardenkooper

Innovator

Experienced System Engineer that always looking for new ways to improve and translate customer’s needs by using and adopt the latest technologies.
As Docker System specialist for over 2 years, he has built op the experience that is needed, to help Dev/Ops teams work together and change the way they think.

Ell Marquez

Ell Marquez

Technical Evangelist

Ell Marquez has been part of the open-source family for a few years now. In this time, she has found the support needed from her mentorship relationships to grow from a Linux Administrator to an OpenStack technical trainer at Rackspace. Recently, she took the leap to join Linux Academy as a technical evangelist focusing on container technologies.

Elodie Rafalimanana

Elodie Rafalimanana

Software Engineer

Elodie is a Software Engineer at Adobe where she builds high scale event-driven applications using Docker. With 8 years of experience in software development, and a lot of code reviews done in different settings, she will share her findings on how to do efficient code reviews. Her mission at DockerCon is to reveal the secrets and techniques of Diplomacy to help the Tech community build software together more efficiently.

Elton Stoneman

Elton Stoneman

Developer Advocate

I’m a Pluralsight Author, Microsoft MVP and Developer Advocate at Docker. I’ve been architecting and delivering successful solutions with Microsoft technologies since 2000, most recently Big Data and API implementations in Azure, and distributed applications with Docker.
Currently I’m interested the evolution of the Microsoft stack, exploring the great opportunities to modernize existing .NET Framework apps with Docker, and run them alongside new .NET Core apps in Windows and Linux containers.
I’m a regular presenter and workshop host at conferences. I’ve been fortunate to speak at NDC, DockerCon, SDD, DevSum, Container Camp and Future Decoded. You’ll often see me at user groups too – Docker London, London DevOps and WinOps are my locals.

Franco Fiorese

Franco Fiorese

IT Strategist and Solutions Consultant

As an IT Strategist and Solution Consultant at DXC, with a long time experience in IT, Franco take cares of clients, helping them establishing the journey of digital transformations. More recently worked on the solution of the Cloud platform for the public sector in Italy as well as the introduction of innovative platform to support DevOps and agile processes.

He lives and works in Rome, Italy.

Frederik Banke

Frederik Banke

Senior Software Developer
Frederik Banke is a Senior Software Developer at Santander Consumer Bank Nordics where he is part of the team that builds website software for consumer finance. He has worked with developing and hosting critical websites for more than 15 years. During the last years, containers and cloud computing have changed the infrastructure landscape a lot. His interest is in how to make software exploit containers in a way that makes it possible to monitor and scale the applications in maintainable ways.
You can find him blogging at www.datadriven-investment.com
Georgi Parlakov

Georgi Parlakov

Web Developer

Georgi Parlakov is full stack developer mainly DotNet/Angular, keen simplicity advocate, Docker novice, loves RxJs and ngrx and an aspiring open source contributor. He is also father of a beautiful girl, blogger, occasional meetup and event speaker and keen on all things dev like Azure, TDD, F#, typescript.

Gareth Rushgrove

Gareth Rushgrove

Product Manager

Gareth Rushgrove is a product manager at Docker. He works remotely
from Cambridge, UK, helping to build interesting tools for people to
better manage infrastructure and applications. Previously he worked
for the UK Government Digital Service focused on infrastructure,
operations and information security. When not working he can be found
curating the Devops Weekly newsletter or hacking on software in
new-fangled programming languages.

Girish Ranganathan

Girish Ranganathan

Principal Architect

Girish is a software technologist who has played a pivotal role in architecting and developing a variety of large scale distributed systems. His recent interests include cloud native, microservices, service mesh and serverless. He strongly believes that simple ideas can go a long way into building efficient, reliable, secure and scalable systems. He is always on the lookout for what’s next and how it can be used to build better systems or improve existing ones.

Gregory Bohncke

Gregory Bohncke

Technical Architect

As Technical Architect I have to act as lead developer of the lead developers. With 8+ years development background, in extremely varying development domains. I bridge the gaps between Business, Security, Ops, Infra and IT development, ensuring that all the software development teams within Tele2 Netherlands develop in a uniform and consistent way.

Guillaume Morini

Guillaume Morini

Solutions Engineer

Guillaume is working at Docker, working with customers to help them to jump into containers world. His favorite topics are around Automation, Orchestration, Cloud and Networking, and like to develop micro services applications on his spare time. Before that, Guillaume worked for Cisco on Data Center infrastructure automation and hybrid cloud environment.

Ian Campbell

Ian Campbell

Member of Technical Staff

Ian is a Member of Technical Staff at Docker where he currently focuses on build tooling.

Ian Juma

Ian Juma

Infrastructure Engineering Lead

Ian Juma is an Experienced Software Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Strong engineering professional skilled in Python, Scala, Go, and Databases.

Indy Bains

Indy Bains

Lead Platform Engineer

Indy is a highly experienced platform architect, software engineer, RedHat 7 Certified System Administrator and AWS Certified Solution Architect with nearly two decades of delivery experience on UNIX/Linux platforms on large-scale enterprise projects. He specialises in creating continuous delivery and deployment environments, and implementing infrastructure-as-code.
He has lead on numerous projects that have used Docker at its core to deliver critical national infrastructure.

Israel Vega, Jr.

Israel Vega, Jr.

Israel Vega, Jr. has worked with Microsoft for 11 years (non-contiguous). He lives in Tampa, FL with his wife and 3 kids where, when he is not working, enjoys sunshine, playing dominoes, and investing in real estate. Working within the Azure engineering organization, he focused on partner enablement and customer escalations and in his new role as a Principal PM Manager with Commercial Software Engineering (CSE), is now focused on customer scenario validation and providing engineering feedback. His core technical expertise are in the areas of identity, security and application development. Add a mix of IoT, containers (Windows and Linux), core infrastructure, and legacy workload migration, and he is a sure hit at parties. He has a wealth of customer experience working with high impact orgs like UBS, H&M, Ecolab, PWC, EY, and Deloitte and has been recognized in the industry for both his strategic technical consulting as well as his Information and IT Digital transformation expertise.

Jaana B. Dogan

Jaana B. Dogan

Jaana B. Dogan works on making Google production services more monitorable and debuggable. Previously, she worked on the Go programming language at Google and has a decade-long experience in building developer platforms and tools.

Javier Ramírez

Javier Ramírez

IT Architect

I am working at Hopla Software, building Customers Solutions with Containers and Microservices since 2016. I worked around Monitoring and Automation in Telco for many years before containers arrived and still interests in how to manage infrastructure health in production environments. You can find my work as @frjaraur and @codegazers. I love astrophotografy and spend most of time writing code while waiting for clear nights to take some pics.

Jean Rouge

Jean Rouge

Sr. Software Engineer
Jeff Mitchell

Jeff Mitchell

Executive Director & Head of Enterprise Delivery

My background is very much in technology and started by developing communications protocol software at American Express. I went on to develop real-time financial feeds in stock exchanges for Dow Jones Telerate. Since 1997 I have worked within Mizuho International based in London. Whilst at Mizuho I established and built out core technology teams which over the years expanded and consolidated into the current Enterprise Delivery dept. which oversees Enterprise Messaging, Enterprise Data ,DevOps, Agile practices, and Robotics.

Jeff Nickoloff

Jeff Nickoloff

Co-founder

Jeff Nickoloff co-founded Topple (gotopple.com). He and his team provide: custom software development; Docker, containerization, and microservice consulting; and various engineering training services. He is an experienced software engineer, people manager, published author, and blogger. He enjoys reducing “time to root cause”, product experimentation, building engineering teams, and taking on the most difficult problems.

Joan Anton Sances

Joan Anton Sances

Software Architect

Joan Anton is a software architect at Desigual. Passionate about new technologies, he has been participating in several and different projects such as ecommerce projects (desigual.com), b2b sites and mobile applications. Nowadays he is focused on leading new projects based on containers, micro services and promoting devops culture. Joan Anton tweets @jantonsg

Jorge Ejarque

Jorge Ejarque

Researcher

Jorge Ejarque holds a Ph.D. from the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) in 2015 and he is a Researcher at Barcelona Supercomputing Center since 2005. He has contributed in the design and development of tools and programming models for distributed computing. He has worked in several National and International R&D projects and was a member of the experts’ board of the Spanish National Grid Initiative. His current research interests are focused on parallel programming models for distributed platforms.

Jules Testard

Jules Testard

Software Engineer

Jules Testard is a Software Engineer at Docker Inc. After being a database researcher for some time at UC San Diego, Jules transitioned to cloud computing first by building the initial version of the AWS Glue web service at Amazon and now building on the Docker Enterprise Edition product at Docker.Jules is passionate about building the robust, scalable, distributed systems today that will shape the way we build, ship and run the software of tomorrow.

Justin Cormack

Justin Cormack

Sr. Software Engineer

Justin Cormack is an engineer in the security team at Docker. This means he is fortunate enough to get to work across the whole product, from the open source projects to desktop and enterprise.

Kenia Valladarez

Kenia Valladarez

Software Engineer

Kenia was once accountant with a dream to not be so #basic. Now, she is a “cloudy” software engineer, an amateur gopher, and a fan of containerization at Cloudreach. Kenia pushes commits and tweets at @kaxcode.

Kevin Crawley

Kevin Crawley

Developer Evangelist

Kevin is a Developer Evangelist at Instana, an APM and container monitoring service provider and speaks internationally on topics including distributed computing, microservices, containers, monitoring, observability, tracing, logging, deployment automation, public speaking, alert fatigue and human ops. He is passionate about sharing knowledge and the experiences gained during his career as an application developer, team leader, and site reliability engineer. He has successful implemented Docker in production utilizing ECS, Docker Swarm/EE, and Kubernetes at multiple organizations over the past 4 years. When he’s not on an airplane Kevin enjoys cycling, camping, hockey and sightseeing.

Laura Frank Tacho

Laura Frank Tacho

Director of Engineering

As the Director of Engineering at CloudBees and a Docker Captain, Laura has a deep knowledge of developer tools. She has worked on CodeShip, a SaaS CI/CD platform designed to streamline testing and deployment of code, since 2015. Before CodeShip, she co-maintained several open source projects to support Docker in the early stages of the project, including Panamax and ImageLayers, and came to work on developer tools and open source by way of OpenStack and HP’s public cloud offering. She is a member of the Moby Project’s Technical Steering Committee and frequent international speaker. She currently lives in Vienna.

Lee Namba

Lee Namba

EMEA Practice Manager

Lee is the EMEA Practice Manager at Docker where he works with strategic Docker enterprise customers, providing technical leadership, deep technology expertise, and architecture experience. He previously worked at Atos as a senior enterprise architecture. In a previous life, he started and sold a software company in San Francisco. He is based out of Paris, France.

Lee Calcote

Lee Calcote

Head of Technology Strategy

Lee Calcote is the Head of Technology Strategy at Solarwinds, where he stewards strategy and innovation across the business. Previously, Calcote led software-defined data center engineering at Seagate, up-leveling the systems portfolio by delivering new predictive analytics, telemetric and modern management capabilities. Prior to Seagate, Calcote held various leadership positions at Cisco, where he created Cisco’s cloud management platforms and pioneered new, automated, remote management services.

In addition to his role at Solarwinds, Calcote advises a handful of startups and serves as a member of various industry bodies, including Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the Distributed Management Task Foundation (DMTF) and Center for Internet Security (CIS). As a Docker Captain and Cloud Native Ambassador, Calcote is an organizer of technology conferences, an analyst, author, speaker in the technology community. Calcote holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a master’s degree in Business Administration from California State University, Fresno and retains a list of industry certifications.

Liz Rice

Liz Rice

Technology Evangelist

Liz Rice is the Technology Evangelist with container security specialists Aqua Security, where she also works on container-related open source projects including kube-bench and kube-hunter. She has a wealth of software development, team, and product management experience from working on network protocols and distributed systems, and in digital technology sectors such as VOD, music, and VoIP. When not writing code, or talking about it, Liz loves riding bikes in places with better weather than her native London, and competing in virtual races on Zwift.

Loke Johannessen

Loke Johannessen

Senior System Specialist

Loke is a lazy guy who hates doing the same chore more than once, his wife might hate it, but as Senior Systems Specialist managing & developing Alm. Brands application server platforms, it comes in handy to be lazy by nature.

Luc Juggery

Luc Juggery

Software Engineer
Manik Taneja

Manik Taneja

Sr. Product Manager

Manik Taneja, is a Sr. Product Manager in the product development team at Docker Inc. He leads the strategic direction, road map, and life cycle of the Docker Engine, from upstream containerd to downstream Docker Engine – Enterprise/Community product. He has 10+ years of experience in the Cloud, Data Center Infrastructure and IoT space. He has previously held roles across Software Engineering, Technical Marketing and Product Management, and resides in San Francisco Bay Area with his loving wife.

Marc Meunier

Marc Meunier

Director of Business Development

Marc is a Business Development Director and part of the edge leadership team at Docker. He facilitates engagements with technology partners that foster the development and expansion of edge solutions. With over 15 years of experience in product development, he understands the challenges that companies face in this rapidly evolving space. In previous roles, Marc has lead development teams through the design, prototype and deployment of secure connected devices. He is based in Waterloo, Canada.

Mark Miller

Mark Miller

Solutions Architect

Mark is a Solutions Architect for Capstone Consulting and a Docker Accredited Consultant. He is the Cloud and Container architect for Lindsay Corp on the Fieldnet application. He consults with customers providing technical guidance towards using containers in the enterprise to advance cloud native apps as well as traditional apps. With more than two decades of experience in software development he helps customers transform the way they enable more agile and robust architectures that run in the cloud, on premise, and in a hybrid cloud environment on the Docker Enterprise platform.

Mathias Kriegel

Mathias Kriegel

IT Operations

Mathias is responsible of leading the IT-Ops team at Desigual, where he also develops the role of Cloud Architect and is in charge of leading & developing the company`s cloud strategy. Mathias comes from a sysadmin background where he specialized in cloud, containers, virtualization and configuration management tools. Mathias tweets @mathkrieg

Michael Irwin

Michael Irwin

Application Architect

Michael Irwin is an Application Architect at Virginia Tech who is striving to modernize how software is developed and run on campus by driving the adoption of Docker-based workloads, CI/CD pipelines, the public cloud, single-page applications, and more. As a Docker Captain and Community Leader (meetup organizer), he has the opportunity to share his expertise and experiences with others, but also learn how others are using the latest technologies. When developing, he writes code in Node, Java (Java EE mostly), and JavaScript, but actively contributes to projects written in other languages and frameworks. He’s blessed to have a beautiful wife and four fantastic daughters!

Michael Parker

Michael Parker

Software Engineer

Michael Parker is a Software Engineer at Docker. Having spent his early career designing video games, he moved into software for materials science, then most recently working on a suite of microservices for price comparison before joining Docker in 2018.

Mijo Safradin

Mijo Safradin

Linux Engineer

Mijo Safradin works as a Linux engineer at Robert Bosch GmbH. He is the responsible service owner of a worldwide available container platform that enables software developers, engineers and production workload.

Mike Noe

Mike Noe

Mike Noe is an excitable and passionate problem solver. With more than 15 years in operations and engineering, Mike has worked in healthcare, music, military intelligence, and finance industries. Mike can often be heard evangelizing automation, atomic workloads, active monitoring, and, obviously, containers. Mike has supported and developed production Docker environments for over the last 2 years. Prior to joining Franklin American Mortgage, Mike was a soldier in the US Army, supporting intelligence missions. Since then he has gone on to earn a Masters in Information Technology Management from Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. Mike will also be speaking for the first time at DockerCon18 Barcelona on the trials and tribulations of creating the “DevOps” culture!

Moustapha Gueye

Moustapha Gueye

Solutions Architect

Moustapha Gueye is a solutions architect who started his career at SUN Microsystems as a sysadmin. Based out of Paris, France, he is currently supporting one of the biggest French banking companies and other customers helping them apprehend containers and their ecosystem.

Niko Virtala

Niko Virtala

Cloud Architect

Niko is a Cloud Architect at VR Group Ltd. In this role he drives Finnish Railways towards multiple clouds with modern architecture and technologies, such as containers and serverless. Niko tweets @nikovirtala

Nils De Moor

Nils De Moor

CTO

Nils is an open source aficionado. After a brief passage through the academic world where he researched simulation of distributed systems, he decided to try his luck as an entrepreneur and cofounded Woorank as the CTO. By grabbing millions of data points every day, he developed a passion for automating, scaling and distributing services at scale. In his free time you can find him in the basement tinkering with arduino’s, RPi’s and the bunch to automate everything he doesn’t want to waste time on.

Oliver Pomeroy

Oliver Pomeroy

Solution Engineer

Oliver is a Solution Engineer at Docker, based out of the London office he supports the adoption of Docker Enterprise Edition within our largest UK customers. He comes from an infrastructure background having worked as a Solution Engineer and Technical Presales at Hewlett Packard helping customers adopt the latest datacentre technologies.

Pierre-Antoine Couaillier

Pierre-Antoine Couaillier

Solution Architect

Pierre-Antoine is a solution architect at Docker, with more than 10 years of experience in ops teams, with a focus on automation. Based in Paris, France, he works with customers in southern Europe, helping them to be successful in their adoption of the Docker platform.

Pierre Gayvallet

Pierre Gayvallet

Sr. Software Engineer

After 10 years of web development, Pierre decided to do something new by joining Docker. He’s currently a software developer in the Desktop team, working on Docker for Windows and Docker for Mac.

Radu Gheorghe

Radu Gheorghe

Software Engineer

Radu Gheorghe is a software engineer, search consultant and trainer at Sematext. He works mainly with Elasticsearch, Solr and logging-related projects.

Rafał Kuć

Rafał Kuć

Consultant

Rafał, in his professional life is a Sematext trainer, consultant and a software engineer, http://solr.pl co-founder and the Solr Cookbook and Elasticsearch Server books author. In his personal life Rafał is a father and a husband.

Remy Clement-Hausman

Remy Clement-Hausman

Solutions Architect

I have been a Solutions Architect for 1 year and a half now, working in the Docker world for over 3 years. I am based in France, and take care of our south Europe customers. I come from the Ops world, and was a long time ago a system engineer at Sun Microsystem and Atos. I spend my time with my wife, my kids and my dogs. And when I can, I try to spend some time on video games.

Roberto Hashioka

Roberto Hashioka

Software Engineer

Roberto Hashioka is a Software Engineer on the Docker Data Engineering team, where he is responsible for building data pipelines and developing business metrics analysis & reporting with focus on driving the business forward through data. Roberto began his career at Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo as a Financial Advisor for Private Equity funds. After that, he worked as a Quant Analyst/Engineer at Neo Investimentos developing the automated electronic trading platform and its quantitative trading strategies. He holds bachelor degrees in Business Administration and Computer Science and a diploma in Global Business Management from University of California, Berkeley Extension.

Rosa M. Badia

Rosa M. Badia

Group Manager

Rosa M. Badia holds a PhD on Computer Science (1994) from the Technical
University of Catalonia (UPC).
She is the manager of the Workflows and Distributed Computing research
group at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC).
She is also a Scientific Researcher from the Consejo Superior de
Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC). Her current research interest are
programming models for complex platforms (from multicore, GPUs to
Grid/Cloud, and containerized clusters). The group lead by Dr. Badia
has been developing StarSs programming model for more than 10 years,
with a high success in adoption by application developers. Currently the
group focuses its efforts in PyCOMPSs/COMPSs, an instance of the
programming model for distributed computing including Cloud, and its
application to parallelize Big Data and Analytics.
Dr Badia has published near 200 papers in international conferences and
journals in the topics of her research. She has been very active in
projects funded by the European Commission and in contracts with
industry (IBM and Intel).
She is currently participating in the following European funded
projects: the BioExcel CoE, CLASS, LANDSUPPORT, NEXTGenIO, MUG, TANGO,
mf2C, the EXPERTISE ITN and it is a member of HiPEAC2 NoE.

Sarah Christoff

Sarah Christoff

Systems Engineer

Sarah is a systems engineer who loves the latest in technology and making the cloud a lot less scary. When she’s not cloudbusting, she’s writing in her blog Cat on a Computer. She believes clouds should be like cats: agile, fluffy, and easy to take care of.

Scott Coulton

Scott Coulton

Principal Software Engineer

Scott Coulton is a solutions architect with 10 years of experience in the managed services and hosting space. He has extensive experience in architecture, and rolling out systems and network solutions for national and multinational companies with a wide variety of technologies, including AWS, Puppet, Docker, Cisco, VMware, Microsoft and Linux. His design strengths are in cloud computing, automation and the security space.

Sebastiaan van Stijn

Sebastiaan van Stijn

Sr. Software Engineer

Sebastiaan van Stijn has been using Docker since version 0.5, and actively contributed to Docker open-source since 2014. He currently is a maintainer and curator for the Docker Engine, the Docker CLI, and a member of the Moby Technical Steering Committee (TSC). In a former life, he was working as a PHP back-end developer. Sebastiaan likes to compete with Gordon the Turtle for being the most noisy community member on GitHub, and visiting concerts in his free time.

Sergei Egorov

Sergei Egorov

Staff Engineer

Sergei is an active member of the Open Source community, member of the Apache Foundation, co-maintainer of the Testcontainers project, and a contributor to various OSS projects (Apache Groovy, Testcontainers, JBoss Modules, Spring Boot, to name a few), likes to share the knowledge and was presenting at different conferences and meetups in Russia, Germany, Norway, Ukraine, Denmark, Spain and Estonia. He is passionate about DevOps, clouds, and infrastructure. Started his journey with Docker in 2014. Before Pivotal, he was working at Vivy, N26, Zalando, ZeroTurnaround, TransferWise and other startups.

Silvia Puglisi

Silvia Puglisi

Software Engineer

Silvia Puglisi (a.k.a. Hiro) is Software Engineer based in Barcelona, EU.

She is currently working at torproject.org as Systems Engineer and she is also part of the Information Security Group in the Department of Telematics Engineering at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) where she got her Ph.D. Silvia researches topics in the fields of privacy and anonymity of users in online communities and social networks.

Silvin Lubecki

Silvin Lubecki

Senior Software Developer

Silvin is a senior software developer at Docker, and a Go addict. He works within the Developer Solution Group on Kubernetes development tools (Compose for Kubernetes, Application packages) based in Paris. He also maintain the Docker CLI in his spare time.

Simon Ferquel

Simon Ferquel

Senior Software Developer

Simon is a senior software developer at Docker. He works within the Developer Solution Group on Kubernetes development tools (Compose on Kubernetes, Application packages, Docker for Desktop…). As an expert on Microsoft OS and SDKs, he contributes to making a great Docker developer experience, especially on Windows.

Stefan Trimborn

Stefan Trimborn

Solution Architect

Stefan has been around the IT business for over 10 years. Developing from a System Engineer to a Solution Architect for Docker, he was able to gather a lot of experience in different IT solution areas from small business to global enterprise. He previously worked at Trend Micro as a Technical Consultant to provide quality security products to customers. Today his mission is to provide the best service for Docker customers with a wide knowledge of different infrastructure solutions such as OS, networking or storage. He is based in Frankfurt, Germany.

Steven Follis

Steven Follis

Solutions Engineer

Steven Follis is a Solutions Engineer at Docker Inc. leveraging container technology to foster greater agility, efficiency, and security for enterprise organizations. Leveraging years of experience in the Microsoft ecosystem, he bridges the gap between traditional Windows shops and the emerging shift to container platforms.

Steve Richards

Steve Richards

Solutions Architect
Steve is a Solutions Architect at Docker and is based in the UK where he works with customers to design and architect solutions for their modernised applications. He previously worked at a London based startup managing their EMEA DevOps practice. Steve has a keen interest in building developer tooling, CI/CD platforms and trying to automate everything!
Outside of work Steve can be found on the sidelines for his son’s football team or his daughter’s hockey team, otherwise he is trying to finish the building of his latest Lego purchase! He tweets at @stevejr123
Steve Singh

Steve Singh

Chairman & CEO
Sune Keller

Sune Keller

IT Architect

Sune is an MSc Eng, currently DevOps architect at the Danish financial corporation Alm. Brand. He is currently building on top of the existing in-house Docker-based platform to ensure devs and ops can spend as much of their time as possible on tasks that can’t (just yet) be automated away.

Tammy White

Tammy White

Cloud Systems Developer

Tammy began her IT journey waaay back in the late 90’s in the Air Force. She’s been everything from a cable dog, to Unix Engineer to DevOps Engineer, to now a Cloud Engineer. A constant student of the world, she loves learning new technologies. She has multiple tech degrees and a master of management, and discussing new ideas and viewpoints are her passion. You can find her @TheRealTammyW

Tobias Fenster

Tobias Fenster

CTO

Tobias is the CTO for Axians Infoma and responsible for internal infrastructure including dev, test and integration as well as helping data center partners and customers with their infrastructure. He is mainly working with Windows containers and on strategies for modernizing traditional environments with Docker.

Tonis Tiigi

Tonis Tiigi

Software Engineer

Tonis Tiigi is a software engineer at Docker and a maintainer of Moby/Docker engine. He has recently been working on the builder features of the platform, for example, multi-stage builds, and is the author of Moby BuildKit project.

Torin Sandall

Torin Sandall

Software Engineer

Torin Sandall is the co-founder and technical lead of the Open Policy Agent project. Torin has spent over 10 years working as a software engineer on large-scale distributed systems projects. Previously, Torin was a senior engineer at Cyan, Inc. where he designed and developed core components of their NFV platform. Torin has spoken on policy-related topics at conferences such as KubeCon, LinuxCon, Velocity, and more.

Viktor Farcic

Viktor Farcic

Principal DevOps Consultant

Viktor Farcic is a Senior Consultant at CloudBees and member of the Docker Captains group.

He coded using a plethora of languages starting with Pascal (yes, he is old), Basic (before it got Visual prefix), ASP (before it got .Net suffix), C, C++, Perl, Python, ASP.Net, Visual Basic, C#, JavaScript, Java, Scala, etc. He never worked with Fortran. His current favourite is Go.

His big passions are Microservices, Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment (CI/CD) and Test-Driven Development (TDD).

He often speaks at community gatherings and conferences (latest can be found here).

He wrote The DevOps 2.0 Toolkit: Automating the Continuous Deployment Pipeline with Containerized Microservices and the Test-Driven Java Development books.

His random thoughts and tutorials can be found in his blog TechnologyConversations.com.

Will Hall

Will Hall

Principal DevOps Engineer

DevOps engineer at CyanConnode, world leading IoT provider of secure Narrowband RF mesh technology. Also organiser/community leader of Docker Cambridge.

Xinfeng Liu

Xinfeng Liu

Solution Architect

Xinfeng Liu is a solution architect of Docker Inc. He has many years of experiences in system infrastructure and application development. He is specialized in performance tuning and trouble-shooting.

Yuvraj Mehta

Yuvraj Mehta

Group Product Manager

Yuvraj has over 10 years of experience in deploying, building and bringing to market enterprise software. At Docker, Yuvraj is part of the Product Management team, helping enterprises securely adopt Docker EE.

Zack Butcher

Zack Butcher

Software Engineer

Zack is a core contributor to Istio and a founding engineer at Tetrate. Previously he worked at Google on Istio and on a variety of teams across Google Cloud Platform, focusing on authorization, policy, and the internal system Istio draws from. He’s spoken about OSS projects like Istio and gRPC previously at DockerCon, Kubecon, QCon, OpenStack Summit, and meetups around the world.

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