26-29 April, 2016 . Bangalore | 30 April, 2016 . Pune
GIDS.MINIApril 30, 2016
GIDS.ANALYTICSApril 29, 2016
GIDS.DATAApril 29, 2016
GIDS.DYNAMIC LANGApril 28, 2016
GIDS.JAVAApril 28, 2016
GIDS.MOBILEApril 27, 2016
GIDS.WEBApril 27, 2016
GIDS.CLOUDApril 26, 2016
GIDS.NETApril 26, 2016
April 26-29, 2016 . Bangalore
April 30, 2016 . Pune
A GIDS veteran in his seventh straight year at the show, Scott Davis is author of the book Groovy Recipes: Greasing the Wheels of Java and two ongoing IBM developer Works article series (Mastering Grails and in 2009, Practically Groovy). Scott writes extensively about how Groovy and Grails are the future of Java development. He teaches public and private classes on Groovy and Grails for start-ups and Fortune 100 companies.Scott is the co-founder of the Groovy/Grails Experience conference and is a regular presenter on the international technical conference circuit (including GIDS, No Fluff Just Stuff, JavaOne, OSCON, TheServerSide and QCON). In 2012, Scott was voted a Rock Star at Great Indian Developer Summit.
Raju Gandhi is a Java/Ruby/Clojure developer and a programming language geek. He has been writing software for the better part of a decade in several industries including education, finance, construction and the manufacturing sector. Raju has a graduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Ohio University. In his spare time you will find Raju reading, or watching movies, or playing with yet another programming language. He is affectionately known as looselytyped on Twitter.
Sathyaish Chakravarthy is a freelance software developer living in India. He has been programming and teaching for a living since 1997. Sathyaish's areas of expertise is programming applications targeting the .NET framework using C# and VB.NET. He started his career programming Visual Basic 5.0 with the Win32 API. Sathyaish has authored .NET programming courses for WintellectNOW and is on his way to completing his first course with Pluralsight. In addition to technical training programs, Sathyaish also conducts motivational workshops on goal-setting.
Ilayaperumal is a developer at Spring team in Pivotal. He is one of the committers of Spring XD, Spring Cloud Dataflow and Spring Cloud Stream eco system of projects. Prior to joining Spring team, he worked with VMware vFabric, Cloud Foundry and Hyperic products. As an open source enthusiast, he has organised and presented in meetups/tech-talks related to Spring projects.
Miko Matsumura is Chief Marketing Officer of Gradle Inc. His career spans over 15 years of entrepreneurial technology leadership, having built and led technology platform marketing and product organizations across a wide range of software organizations from startup to billion-dollar levels. Miko is based in silicon valley and has created shareholder value through buying and selling many companies. He is a Limited Partner with Focus Ventures, a VC firm with over a half billion dollars under management.Earlier, Miko was Chief Java Evangelist for the Java Platform at Sun Microsystems. He has worked extensively with software startup companies, raising more than $12 million in capital for silicon valley and overseas startups. He has worked extensively with investment bankers, venture capital firms and startups in an advisory capacity.Matsumura holds an MBA from San Francisco State University and a master's degree in neuroscience from Yale University. He was named at Cloud Expo 2009 West as one of the World's 30 Most Influential Virtualization Bloggers.
Reza is a recovering independent consultant and now Java EE evangelist at Oracle. He is the author of the popular book EJB 3 in Action. Reza is a frequent speaker at developer gatherings worldwide including JavaOne and NFJS. He is an avid contributor to community sites like JavaLobby and TSS. Reza has been a member of the Java EE, EJB and JMS expert groups. He implemented the EJB container for the Resin open source Java EE application server. All views voiced are squarely his alone, not Oracle's.
Kiru Samapathy is a Senior Consultant at ThoughtWorks and has over 9 years of technology consulting experience. She has helped clients achieve tangible business outcomes through implementation of best practices in DevOps such as Automated Testing, Continuous Integration, Infrastructure as Service and Containerisation. Her core expertise includes Microservices, Continuous Delivery, and Cloud. She also has a keen interest in functional programming languages and in the ways these languages can solve complex problems with simpler solutions.
Ashutosh is a Senior Consultant at Thoughtworks currently focussed on mobile development on Windows Phone and Android. Previously he has worked on web development and devops as well. Usually C# is his weapon of choice but he loves experimenting with Scala as well. He loves using open source software in .net to deliver high value to clients. He is keen on leveraging learnings from functional programming languages and tools to make application more robust against failure. He also holds keen interest in devops and continuous delivery. Ashutosh has spoken previously at GIDS as well as other user groups. He also loves french fries.
Anand is the Chief Data Scientist at Gramener.com. He and his team explore insights from data and communicates these as visual stories. Anand also builds the Gramener Visualisation Server -- Gramener's flagship product. Anand has an MBA from IIM Bangalore and a B.Tech from IIT Madras. He has worked at IBM, Lehman Brothers, The Boston Consulting Group and Infosys Consulting. He blogs at s-anand.net.
Arun Gupta is the Vice President of developer advocacy at Couchbase. Prior to that, he led developer advocacy and technical marketing for JBoss Middleware at Red Hat. As a founding member of the Java EE team at Sun Microsystems and then at Oracle, Gupta helped build and grow the Java developer community around the world.At Oracle, Gupta led a cross-functional team to drive the global launch of the Java EE 7 platform through strategy, planning, and execution of content, marketing campaigns, and programs.Gupta has been a prolific blogger since 2005 and has authored more than 2,000 blog posts on technology. He has extensive speaking experience in more than 40 countries on myriad topics and is a JavaOne Rock Star. Gupta also founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. He is the author of a best-selling book, an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, and a JUG leader.
Ivar Grimstad is an experienced software architect focusing on Enterprise Java. He is participating in the Java Community Process as a member of the Expert Groups for JSR 368 (JMS 2.1), JSR 371 (MVC 1.0), JSR 375 (Java EE Security API). He is also a member of the NetBeans Dream Team. He has been working with Java since the beginning and has over the years tried out everything from lightweight mobile applications to large scale enterprise applications. His experience covers all aspects of designing architectures based on a variety of technologies including standard Java EE as well as more lightweight frameworks such as Spring and a variety of open source productsIvar is always focusing on quality and on using the right tools and technologies for the right task to optimize the software development process. Ivar is a frequent speaker at international developer conferences.
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Lohith has around 15 years of industry experience on Microsoft Technology stack. He has been awarded Microsoft's prestigious Most Valuable Professional title for last 5 years in a row for his expertise in Web Technologies using ASP.NET. He is a Production Engineer by education but got in to Software engineering thanks to FORTRAN. He speaks in various Technical Conference in India which include TechEd, GIDS, MODS, jsFOO to name a few. He is regular speaker in local user groups and heads Bangalore Dotnet User Group. BDotNet is a premiere user group in India and one of the active user groups.
Shwetank is PM of the browser extensions platform in Opera as well as part of Opera's Developer Relations team. Over the years, he was worked to evangelize open web standards and cutting edge web technologies. He has written technical articles and his thoughts on technology have been covered in a variety of publications (like the Times of India, The Hindu, .Net Magazine, DeveloperFusion, Dev.Opera and more) and regularly talks at various developer conferences around the world, having given more than 80 talks in more than 10 countries. He is also part of the W3C Mobile Web for Social Development Group, and in his off-time you can see him research the effects of technology, as well as technology policy on the world, especially developing economies.
Dr. Paul King has been contributing to open source projects for nearly 30 years and is an active committer on numerous projects including Groovy, GPars and Gradle. He has worked in numerous roles helping customers wanting to embrace new technologies, harness best practices and innovate. Paul speaks at international conferences, publishes in software magazines and journals, and is a co-author of Manning's best-seller: Groovy in Action, 2nd Edition.
Ranganathan has nearly eleven years of experience developing awesome products and loves to works on full stack - from front end, to backend and scale. Though he graduated as a civil engineer, Ranganathan has worked with a few software companies, tried two startups and at present works for ThoughtWorks as Technology Lead, where he is contributing to open source products. He runs one of the top technology meetups in Hyderabad - Hyderabad Scalability Meetup. He is very interested in exploring Big data technologies and is a regular speaker. He has recently spoken at Apache Big Data Europe 2015, GIDS 2015, and many other meetups and conferences.
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A GIDS veteran in his seventh straight year at the show, Scott Davis is author of the book Groovy Recipes: Greasing the Wheels of Java and two ongoing IBM developerWorks article series (Mastering Grails and in 2009, Practically Groovy). Scott writes extensively about how Groovy and Grails are the future of Java development. He teaches public and private classes on Groovy and Grails for start-ups and Fortune 100 companies.Scott is the co-founder of the Groovy/Grails Experience conference and is a regular presenter on the international technical conference circuit (including GIDS, No Fluff Just Stuff, JavaOne, OSCON, TheServerSide and QCON). In 2012, Scott was voted a Rock Star at Great Indian Developer Summit.
Ivar Grimstad is an experienced software architect focusing on Enterprise Java. He is participating in the Java Community Process as a member of the Expert Groups for JSR 368 (JMS 2.1), JSR 371 (MVC 1.0), JSR 375 (Java EE Security API). He is also a member of the NetBeans Dream Team. He has been working with Java since the beginning and has over the years tried out everything from lightweight mobile applications to large scale enterprise applications. His experience covers all aspects of designing architectures based on a variety of technologies including standard Java EE as well as more lightweight frameworks such as Spring and a variety of open source products.Ivar is always focusing on quality and on using the right tools and technologies for the right task to optimize the software development process. Ivar is a frequent speaker at international developer conferences.