DEVTALKS CLUJ-NAPOCA 2019 AGENDA

Dr. Oliver Oswald

Dr. Oliver Oswald

CEO, MHP Romania

10:00 - 10:15

Keynote

Intro speech powered by our Main Partner
FLORIN  OTTO

FLORIN OTTO

VP Product at Modex, Modex

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

To be announced soon
CONSTANTIN  MÜLLER

CONSTANTIN MÜLLER

Senior Manager - Business Intelligence at MHP

11:00 - 00:00

Panel

To be announced soon.
DRAGOS  FILIPOVICI

DRAGOS FILIPOVICI

Senior UX&UI Developer at MHP

11:00 - 00:00

Panel

This talk will showcase the latest industry trends for web development in client-side, as well as on server-side technologies.
Silviu Tudor Stefan

Silviu Tudor Stefan

Founder of Helios Vision, Helios Vision

12:00 - 00:45

Keynote

The talk will cover use-cases, technologies and development tools for enabling AI features aimed at personal well-being, safety and privacy.
TUDOR LAPUSAN

TUDOR LAPUSAN

Big Data/Machine Learning engineer @ Connatix, Connatix

12:45 - 13:15

Keynote

In Machine Learning, Decision Trees are one of the most used algorithms. They are fast to train, doesn’t require to much feature engineer and are easily interpretable.

13:00 - 14:00

Break

SIMINA  SERBAN

SIMINA SERBAN

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant @ EY

SIMINA  SERBAN

SIMINA SERBAN

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant @ EY

14:05 - 14:45

Keynote

This session focuses on modern cloud data integrations, in a server-less approach with Microsoft’s Azure services. You will learn how to quickly access and ingest data, shape data for consumption and schedule pipelines with Azure Data Factory. We will use Logic Apps to connect business systems, reac
JULIA BIRO

JULIA BIRO

Community Manager @ Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform

14:50 - 15:35

Keynote

In this talk we’re going to have a look at what flow-based programming is, how does that fit in with Node-RED, what people are using it for and how it can make your life easier.
HÅKAN SILFVERNAGEL

HÅKAN SILFVERNAGEL

Manager AI and Big Data at Miles AS, Miles AS

15:40 - 16:20

Keynote

Research have shown that emotions play an integral role in decision making, cognition, perception, learning and more.
VIRAL  PARMAR

VIRAL PARMAR

Founder & CEO at ComExpo Cyber Security Founder at Infinite Defense Foundation Mozilla Reps at Mozilla, Mozilla Reps

16:25 - 17:05

Keynote

By the end of the session the attendees will be able to Make a simple Demo of basic WebVR application and get into WebVR experiences, they Will also learn about WebVR concepts, A-Frame Framework, A-Frame scenes & apps in depth.
Paul Apostol

Paul Apostol

Founder of Digital Nation, Digital Nation

17:05 - 17:45

Keynote

MIHAI  SEULEAN

MIHAI SEULEAN

Business Area Manager @ Accesa

10:00 - 10:15

Keynote

What’s next in the DevOps world? This talk will be about the future of DevOps and next trends in the field.
ALEX CASALBONI

ALEX CASALBONI

AWS Technical Evangelist, AWS

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

Your system is composed of highly decoupled, independent, fast, and modular microservices.
Sergiu Cisar

Sergiu Cisar

Operations Lead @ Accesa

11:00 - 11:45

Keynote

Our journey in helping digital transformation.
EUGENE ISTRATI

EUGENE ISTRATI

DevOps | Automation | Serverless @ Mitoc Group, Mitoc Group

11:45 - 00:25

Keynote

Terraform is a tool for building, changing, and versioning infrastructure safely and efficiently.

12:25 - 13:00

Keynote

When it comes to choosing a foundation for your next cloud-native project, the range of options seems to be ever-increasing: IaaS, PaaS, CaaS, BaaS, FaaS.. In this talk we discuss about the implications of moving up&down on this “cloud stack”.

13:00 - 14:00

Break

ALEX CASALBONI

ALEX CASALBONI

AWS Technical Evangelist, AWS

ALEX  LAKATOS

ALEX LAKATOS

JavaScript Developer Advocate @ Nexmo

14:05 - 14:45

Panel

BJÖRN RABENSTEIN

BJÖRN RABENSTEIN

Production Engineer - SoundCloud, SoundCloud

14:50 - 15:35

Keynote

Project in the CNCF, right after Kubernetes. You might say that clearly proves that Prometheus has become mainstream.
FELICE PESCATORE

FELICE PESCATORE

Agile Business Coach @Xebir

15:40 - 16:20

Keynote

Have you ever embrace the challenge to start a new DevOps transformation within a company growth from a few teams to dozens teams with different operational headquarters?
ALIN  TURCU

ALIN TURCU

Community Manager

10:00 - 10:15

Keynote

TBD
WILLIAN MARTINS DA SILVA

WILLIAN MARTINS DA SILVA

Front End Engineer at eBay, eBay

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

Do you want to know what the next exciting JS features that you don’t even know you need? So, let me show you three proposals that may change the way you write code as the spread operator did.
ANDREI  CRISTEA

ANDREI CRISTEA

Cyber Operations Team Leader @ Cyber Smart Defence, CyberSmartDefense

11:00 - 11:45

Keynote

In a sea of information, with skills and tenacity, when an attacker sends a packet to your infrastructure, it could be too late.
RADU  MARIN

RADU MARIN

Senior Android Engineer / Team Lead

11:45 - 12:25

Keynote

An Android developer’s job isn’t done when the app is done. Finding novel ways of engaging users is a constant challenge we have to tackle every day.

13:00 - 14:00

Break

ALEX BORDEI

ALEX BORDEI

Full-Stack WordPress Developer @ Crowd Favorite, Crowd Favorite

14:05 - 14:45

Keynote

Alexa is smart assistant. We already know this. But how we can train this assistant to learn new things?
Mike  Elsmore

Mike Elsmore

Developer-at-Large - BuiltByMe

14:50 - 15:35

Keynote

tbd
TRISHUL  GOEL

TRISHUL GOEL

Frontend Developer at Cliqz GmbH, Cliqz GmbH

15:40 - 16:20

Keynote

PWAs have been limited to offline availability and push notifications for long time, I want to explain to developers there is much more to PWAs, I want to show how to interact with more device specific features with modern webAPIs like web Bluetooth, battery, webAudio, speech recognition, etc.
VLADIMIR  GRINENKO

VLADIMIR GRINENKO

Leader of BEM platform development team - Yandex, Yandex

16:25 - 17:05

Keynote

The story about front-end reusage at Yandex. It’s not enough to write good code to spread it all across the company that counts tens of teams and hundreds of services.
Mike  Elsmore

Mike Elsmore

Developer-at-Large - BuiltByMe

10:00 - 10:15

Keynote

EM GRASMEDER

EM GRASMEDER

Code Witch at ThoughtWorks, ThoughtWorks

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

When it comes to working with data, we rarely know beforehand the right way to derive insights and extract value.
OVIDIU  PETRIDEAN

OVIDIU PETRIDEAN

Data Management with Microservices @ SDL

11:00 - 11:45

Keynote

Everybody loves microservices. Developers love them because it gives them independence to choose different programming languages, frameworks and data formats.
VALENTINA CRISAN

VALENTINA CRISAN

Architecture Consultant & Big Data Trainer, Densodata, Densodata

11:45 - 12:25

Keynote

When designing event driven systems, one of the solutions you should be aware of is Apache Kafka and their support for stream processing.

13:00 - 14:00

Break

FELIX CRISAN

FELIX CRISAN

Co-founder Netopia / mobilPay, Netopia

14:05 - 14:45

Keynote

Blockchains and Big Data play well together. One can look at a blockchain like just a new kind of distributed database
RADU VUNVULEA

RADU VUNVULEA

Group Head of Cloud at Endava, Endava

14:50 - 15:25

Keynote

Kubernetes together with microservice architecture provides perfect support for the new generation of software solution.
Marton Kodok

Marton Kodok

Senior Software architect at REEA.net

15:40 - 16:20

Keynote

With BigQuery ML, you can build machine learning models without leaving the data warehouse environment and training it on massive data-sets.
Cristian Lungu

Cristian Lungu

ML Trainer / Senior Machine Learning Engineer

16:20 - 17:05

Keynote

The hype around ML/AI is dense. It’s undeniable that machine learning has seen some amazing progress in the past few years!
IVAN  GEORGE

IVAN GEORGE

Senior Department Manager

10:00 - 10:15

Keynote

Intro to Java Stage
Adam Bien

Adam Bien

Java Enthusiast

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

Slides are not well suited to present productivity, so I will spend the majority of the time in the IDE building a dependency-free ThinWARs (=kB deployments) and answer your questions in real time.
MADALINA  LAZAR

MADALINA LAZAR

Java Developer @ METRO SYSTEMS Romania

ALEXANDRA  URECHE

ALEXANDRA URECHE

Java Developer @ METRO SYSTEMS Romania

11:00 - 11:45

Panel

Every people is using at least one time per day one of these apps: LinkedIn, Netflix, Spotify, Uber, Airbnb even Coursera.
Adam Bien

Adam Bien

Java Enthusiast

TIES VAN DE VEN

TIES VAN DE VEN

Senior Software Engineer @ JDriven

Andrei  Grosu

Andrei Grosu

Engineering Practices Manager at Cornerstone Technologies, Softbinator(Bucharest Meetup) Ambassador

12:25 - 13:00

Keynote

How hard or easy is it to switch from imperative programming to reactive?

13:00 - 14:00

Break

CRISTIAN BAITA

CRISTIAN BAITA

Technical Lead/Manager at Indyvision

Bogdan Sologa

Bogdan Sologa

Java trainer and coach, leader at LearnSpring

14:50 - 15:35

Keynote

The presentation provides a high-level overview of Reactive Programming and its usage through the Spring Framework
TIES VAN DE VEN

TIES VAN DE VEN

Senior Software Engineer @ JDriven

16:20 - 17:05

Keynote

Is your codebase getting complex? Does a new feature or bugfix always seem to cause a new bug somewhere else?

10:00 - 10:00

Keynote

JOCK BUSUTTIL

JOCK BUSUTTIL

Freelance Head of Product, Founder of Product People, Author

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

Machine learning, artificial intelligence and data privacy all make product management a more challenging job.
OVIDIU  PONORAN

OVIDIU PONORAN

Product Manager @ UiPath

11:00 - 11:45

Keynote

The mindset we adopt determines our everyday actions, shapes what is possible or not possible in a given situation, determines the quality of our questions.
FELICE PESCATORE

FELICE PESCATORE

Agile Business Coach @Xebir

11:45 - 12:25

Keynote

Do you want know how to take your Product Backlog healthy so you can really achieve great business results? Ok, this is your talk!
PAUL  CHIRILA

PAUL CHIRILA

CEO Around25

12:25 - 13:00

Keynote

Cluj-Napoca is booming with outsourcing companies, while the trend is to move more and more towards product management.

13:00 - 14:00

Break

JAMES MURPHY

JAMES MURPHY

CEO/Co-Founder @Squid40

14:05 - 14:45

Keynote

Hiring the right team is as important as developing the right product. From what used to drive people (creatives & devs) to studios/agencies to what drives them now.
CATALINA BANULEASA

CATALINA BANULEASA

UX and Design Thinking consultant, co-founder Design Thinking Society

14:50 - 15:35

Keynote

In a world where startups, success, unicorns, technology, robots, innovation-just-for-the-sake-of-PR any many other buzzwords drive the way we build products, where do we place the people, design and designing with a human centered approach? 
MONIRA  RHAIMI

MONIRA RHAIMI

Product Consultant at ThoughtWorks

OLIVER  GIBSON

OLIVER GIBSON

Product & Strategy Consultant at ThoughtWorks

16:25 - 17:05

Panel

In this talk we’ll discuss how an experimental approach to product development will lead to the many small failures that are essential to achieving great outcomes.
ANTONIO FERREIRA

ANTONIO FERREIRA

Tech & Supplychain Expert

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote

trend of automation and data exchange in automotive manufacturing technologies.
RADU  HÂRCEAGĂ

RADU HÂRCEAGĂ

Head of Manufacturing Data Technology at Bosch Cluj Plant

11:00 - 11:45

Keynote

tbd
DANIEL COSTEA

DANIEL COSTEA

Trainer and Speaker at Apex Code Organizer of ApexVox .NET Developer

12:25 - 13:00

Keynote

AIoT (Artificial Intelligence of Things) is the ultimate success story of the Internet of Things.

13:00 - 14:00

Break

CRISTIAN DRAGU

CRISTIAN DRAGU

Head of Development

14:05 - 14:45

Keynote

In the era of AI, IoT, Smart Plants and Smart Cities, what is our role? How we decide to shape our future? Collective intelligence is the most modern approach to human – machine interaction.
CIPRIAN ALEXANDRU CARAGEA

CIPRIAN ALEXANDRU CARAGEA

Data scientist at National Institute of Statistics Romania

14:50 - 15:35

Keynote

his talk will about the data born and grown in digital era. As the world becoming too small to comprise such a tremendous amount of data, the possibility to analyse them decrease with the complexity of the information behind the data.
KARINA POPOVA

KARINA POPOVA

Head of Operations and Communications, Hanseatic Sales Company GmbH

15:40 - 16:20

Keynote

The United Nations predicts an increase in world population to over 11 billion by 2100. All of these people will have to be feed. Increasing worldwide demand for food, a changing climate, and a limited supply of water and fossil fuels.
ALEX BORDEI

ALEX BORDEI

Full-Stack WordPress Developer @ Crowd Favorite, Crowd Favorite

16:25 - 17:05

Keynote

Find out how a hobby turned out to be the main learning path of my life.