Kevin Gilmore is a software developer in Austin, Texas, and he's been writing code in Java for over 15 years. For the past five years, he has focused mainly on back-end web development using the Spring framework, Spring Data with JPA and Hibernate, Spring MVC, and Spring Boot, and prior to that, he dabbled in DevOps before DevOps was cool. When he's not creating software, he enjoys music, sports, and writing flash fiction and poetry.
Josh has been a software engineer for over 15 years building enterprise applications across multiple industries. He has long been passionate about application security and loves opportunities to mentor and to learn from others. When Josh isn't hacking away at code, he is either running, playing basketball, camping, or reading a Brandon Sanderson novel.
Michal Aibin is a Faculty at British Columbia Institue of Technology with over 7 years experience in software development industry. He received his doctorate degree in Informatics in 2017. His main research interests are optimization and modeling of optical networks, adaptive algorithms and software development. He is the supervisor of the group working on Java Enterprise Applications. Personally, he enjoys horseback riding and playing music.
I've been writing software since I was a kid, and have been doing it professionally since the days of dial-up internet. These days I specialize in cloud-based enterprise Java. When I'm not helping teams create software, I can be found performing as a stand-up comedian, or in musical theater.
Greg has over 20 years of software engineering experience and currently writes analytic code for a cybersecurity company. His main focus is Java but he has worked with many other languages including Perl, Ruby, Scala, and Kotlin. When not coding, Greg likes going to concerts and movies.
Sam is a software developer from Oxford, currently working in the bioinformatics field. Sam’s areas of expertise are in all things Java, and spends his days writing multi-threaded analysis tools for biology research. He is an enthusiastic programmer, writer, and enjoys learning about new technologies. When he’s not at his desk you can find him on a climbing wall, watching Netflix or attempting to gym.
Jonathan has more than 10 years of experience as a Senior Software Engineer with a focus on Java. He is particularly passionate about testing and ensuring the quality of the systems he is responsible for. He has contributed to several open source projects and can now be found in Spain looking after the ESA science archives.
Bruno has been a Software Engineer for more than 15 years and a techie since he was a kid. He has worked on several projects in different industries. Nowadays he is working as an Application Architect in the payments industry. When he is not developing or architecting you will find him doing 3D modeling, a bit of carpentry, or taking long walks around the city.