Build & maintain complex distributed systems
17–18 October 2017: Training
18–20 October 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Schedule: Meet the Experts sessions

Meet the Experts gives you a chance to meet face-to-face in a small group setting with expert Velocity Conference presenters. Discuss the speaker's area of expertise, give feedback about their sessions, or ask questions.

Sign-up now by adding it to your personal schedule. Meet the Experts will take place in the Sponsor Pavilion.

    Thursday, 19 October

    10:4511:20 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 1
    Sébastien Goasguen (TriggerMesh)
    Average rating: *****
    (5.00, 1 rating)
    Sebastien is here to talk to you about the Kubernetes API, distributed application design, and the new serverless paradigm. Read more.
    10:4511:20 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 2
    Michael is a Gopher. If you know what that means, you'll likely want to talk with him. He’s also happy to chat about all sorts of cloud-native topics, including containers (CRI-O, Docker, etc.), Kubernetes, OpenShift, Prometheus, and functions as a service (from Amazon Lambda to OpenWhisk). Read more.
    10:4511:20 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 3
    Colin Charles (Percona)
    Colin is here to talk about MySQL, MariaDB server, high availability, security, capacity planning, MongoDB, and other database-related issues. Read more.
    14:5015:40 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 1
    Liz Rice (Aqua Security)
    Liz would be happy to discuss anything related to containers, particularly container security best practices. Read more.
    14:5015:40 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 2
    Mandi Walls (Chef)
    Ask Mandi about Chef's Habitat project and how to increase your effectiveness using configuration management and modernizing IT practices. Read more.
    17:1518:15 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 1
    Average rating: *****
    (5.00, 1 rating)
    Come chat with Matthew about improving the operability of your software systems. Read more.
    17:1518:15 Thursday, 19 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 2
    Talk with Lorna about the best use cases for queues and how to set yourself up to survive when things go wrong. Read more.

    Friday, 20 October

    10:4511:20 Friday, 20 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 1
    Kolton Andrus (Gremlin Inc.)
    Ask Kolton all of your chaos engineering questions. Read more.
    10:4511:20 Friday, 20 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 2
    Nicole Forsgren (GitHub)
    Join Nicole to discuss insights from the latest State of DevOps Report, infrastructure architecture patterns, and the importance of experimentation in software development and delivery. Read more.
    10:4511:20 Friday, 20 October 2017
    Location: O'Reilly Booth - Table 3
    Tyler McMullen (Fastly)
    Tyler is here to discuss edge computing and more. Read more.