Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Mary Grygleski

Mary Grygleski
Developer Advocate, IBM


Mary Grygleski is a Java developer advocate for IBM’s Digital Business Group, specializing in Reactive Java systems. She’s been riding the software tech waves since 1989, starting with Unix and C, then set sail for Java, open source, and web in the new millennium, and now venturing into reactive, mobile, and the DevOps space. Previously, she worked for several technology product companies in the Route 128 Boston technology corridor as well the San Francisco Bay Area. She now resides in the Greater Chicago Area and is an executive board member and the director of meetings for the Chicago Java Users Group (CJUG). Mary continues to be amazed by how software innovations can dramatically transform our lives. She can’t wait to see what the next tech wave will be like.


11:00am11:40am Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Emerging Languages and Frameworks
Location: Portland 256
Secondary topics:  Open Source
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As Java is an object-oriented language that inherently supports the imperative programming style, asynchronicity presents a challenge that can turn the code into a nightmare. Mary Grygleski leads a gentle but comprehensive technical introduction to reactive programming and systems with some practical coding examples to whet your appetite to start using the elegant reactive style in your programs. Read more.