30 March 2020 | Amsterdam, Netherlands
Akinbiyi is an experienced Cloud Architect with over 6 years of experience working in Telecommunications, Academia, Consulting and Financial Services. He completed his Ph.D. at the prestigious Imperial College London and has worked for numerous companies in the UK. He has been involved in various Greenfield Cloud Migration Projects and as an avid learner, he holds various cloud certifications including CKA and CKAD. He is also a member of the Multi-tenancy Working Group of the upstream Kubernetes SIGs community helping development and standardization of multi-tenancy architectures within Kubernetes. In 2017, he was endorsed by the UK government as an exceptional talent in Digital Technology. Currently, Akinbiyi works as a Senior Cloud Architect at HSBC Digital Solutions providing architectural solutions and internal consultancy for project delivery.
Tomoya Amachi is CEO at GOODWITH LLC and is an Open Source engineer. He is a developer of dockle (Container Image Linter for Security) and dockertags (A CLI tool for fetching remote container image tags), as well as a maintainer of Vuls and committer of Trivy.
Saurya Das is a Senior Product Manager in the Azure Kubernetes Service team with a primary focus on security. He has more than a decade of experience in open source and is one of the founding members of the containers team in Azure that built the Azure Container Services (ACS) which evolved into Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS). In addition to working on AKS, he has launched the Azure CLI compute experience and enabled popular open source application stacks in the Azure marketplace driving significant Linux/OSS usage on Azure. Prior to working at Microsoft, Saurya was a Java developer/architect at companies such as Huawei Technologies and Oracle corporation.
Oded Hareven is the CEO and Co-Founder of AKEYLESS - The Cloud Vault Platform. AKEYLESS' mission is to enable organizations to fully protect and manage any type of secret, in any environment - hybrid or multi cloud. Formerly the Director of Product Management at Moovit and acting PMO at CA Technologies, Oded, a veteran of the Israeli IDF cyber technology elite unit, is an expert in product development for the cyber security industry.
Cristian is a cloud native architect at Elastisys and a teacher at Umeå University, Sweden. He received a PhD in 2012 from INRIA, France. He gathered over 9 years of experience in the area of cloud computing, acting variously as a practitioner, a teacher, as well as a researcher. He was overall responsible for a cloud computing course, chief cloud architect and executive in a start-up, but also worked hands-on in customer projects, teaching them how to reap the benefits of cloud native technologies. He loves contributing to open-source projects and speaking about Kubernetes at the local Cloud Native MeetUp. When coming out of the clouds, Cristian works out by playing with his two daughters.
Loic comes from an Ops world, and has been working on Private and Public Clouds for the past 5 years. Loic and his team works as a Service Provider for Carrefour on Openstack Azure then GCP. They are the first team that works in a full DevOps mode at Carrefour, with total autonomy and responsibility in relation to hosting all containerized workloads. Recently his team have started to InnerSourcing their CaaS Solution across the whole company!
Loic has had many areas of expertise including a DevOps advocate, DevSecOps advocate, OSS advocate and more recently, SRE advocate and has had many speaking engagements across the industry.
I am the field CTO of a startup on a quest to revolutionise the API Security market. If I had to define myself in three words, I would use passionate, perfectionist and troublemaker ( in a good way!). My favorite question is: “Why?” shortly followed by “Why not?”. Challenging the established rules and the way things are done. As a pre-sales and services person, I have worked with numerous large enterprise customers across the globe, helping them understanding the technology trends and designing architectures adapted to their legacy and business requirements. I am passionate about learning new technologies and transmitting my knowledge. As such, I am looking forward to meeting you at this great event!
Rory has worked in the Information and IT Security arena for the last 19 years in a variety of roles. These days he spends most of his work time on container, cloud and application security. He's an active member of the UK information security community having delivered presentations at a variety of IT and Information security conferences. He has also presented at major containerization conferences and is an author of the CIS Benchmarks for Docker and Kubernetes.
Fernando is a Principal Analyst on the Information Security team, based in Toronto. He has broad experience in enterprise security architectures, particularly network security. He currently focuses on covering trends, vendors and industry events in the cloud security and endpoint security markets, among others. Prior to joining 451 Research, Fernando worked in pre-sales and delivery roles with both startups and larger vendors in network security, anti-fraud, and Web/cloud security. His areas of interest include security economics (particularly behavior economics), data science and cloud-native security. Fernando holds a BSc. in Computer Science and several industry certifications.
Rutger Prins is a machine learning engineer with a passion for security. His goal is to make security and machine learning more scalable and privacy friendly while keeping the same level of utility.
Machiel Pronk is IT Security Engineer at bol.com. With a developer background, Machiel quickly moved into the IT Security landscape. Machiel aims to make bol.com more secure by using his hacker mindset and common sense. In his spare time, he's often found on the racing bike enjoying the Dutch scenery.
Eric Skibicki is a Principal Cloud Architect for Finastra, a global fintech provider with 9000+ tier-1 to tier-4 customers. He has over 20 years of experience in systems architecture, release engineering, and cloud technologies. His current focus is driving the adoption of cloud native technologies like Kubernetes within all product lines at Finastra.
Jason Smith is a Partner Solutions Architect at AWS, K8s contributor, CKAD certified. As a consulatant he preaches the K.I.S.S. philosophy. He is focused on the Cloud Native technologies, microservices, and serverless and how all of these tools can be pieced together to make robust resilient systems.