Why attend YOW! Hong Kong?

Conference, 7-8 September | Workshops 4-6 September

3 keynotes, 12 talks and 6 workshops! Network with international experts and the most talented developers in the region; Learn new practices, tools and technologies.

KEYNOTES

Dr. Anita Sengupta

Aerospace engineer; lead systems engineer for the supersonic parachute that successfully landed the Mars rover Curiosity.

Dave Thomas

Co-author of 10 books, including The Pragmatic Programmer, Programming Ruby, and Programming Elixir.

Gregor Hohpe

Chief Architect at Allianz and the author of Enterprise Integration Patterns and 37 Things One Architect Knows.

Invited Speakers

Martin Thompson - Software Performance Expert; Java Champion with more than 20 years experience building complex and high-performance computing systems.

Josh Long - Spring Developer Advocate at Pivotal, a Java Champion, author of 5 books & 3 best-selling video trainings, participated in the development of Spring Boot and Spring Cloud.

Fred George - Software industry veteran in many languages; thought leader in microservices and polyglot programming.

John Sullivan - CTO at Vicinity Centres, an IoT startup; until recently Head of Delivery for MYOB; prior to that at Jetstar and Sensis with 30 years experience, over 10 of those doing Agile development.

Nigel Dalton - Chief Inventor, and past CIO of Realestate.com, Past Managing Director of Lonely Planet, recognized Agile and Lean Thought leader in Australia.

Naresh Jain - Internationally recognized Agile Development Leader; CEO of ConfEngine; previously worked with Hike in Messenger; Industrial Logic and Thoughtworks.

Gojko Adzic - Expert in Agile and Lean Quality Improvement, author of seven books including Specification by Example.

Lynn Langit - BigData and Cloud Architect and Technical Author, AWS Community Hero, Google Cloud Developer Expert, Microsoft MVP and technical author for LinkedIn Learning.

Dave Thomas (YOW!) - Chief Scientist Kx Systems; Software Engineering Expert, Creator of VisualAge Smalltalk and Java, IBM Eclipse and Java JVM; ACM Distinguished Engineer.

Joe Albahari - MS C# and LINQ expert. Inventor of LINQPad and the author of several books, including bestselling C# 5.0 in a Nutshell.

Craig Smith - Experienced Agile Enterprise Coach, Agile Alliance Director, Agile Coach & Trainer, co-host of The Agile Revolution podcast.

Mark Hibberd - Chief Technical Architect at Ambiata; Data Engineering, Functional Programming Expert; Software Director.

Workshops

Martin ThompsonHigh-Performance Messaging with Aeron

Josh LongCloud Native Java Workshop