Alex Iliev is a Vice President in the Technology Division of Goldman Sachs. Since 2007 he has developed authorization systems, runtime platforms and most recently Web platforms. He has used and advocated for Eclipse Collections for most of that time. He received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Dartmouth College, with a dissertation on applied security and privacy.
Etienne Juliot is co-founder and vice president of Obeo, a software editor focus on Model Driven solutions. He is a senior software architect with a strong experience on IT and embedded systems architecture. He is a member of the board of directors of the Eclipse Foundation and is involved in several Eclipse projects (Sirius, Acceleo, EMF Compare, UML Generators, Mylyn, ...) and seats on the steering committee for PolarSys.
Finally, he manages international and strategic collaborations with large companies on system engineering and enterprise architecture needs.
Magnus Jungsbluth has been working at Bundesdruckerei GmbH since 2011 where he is currently heading the software platform development based on OSGi. Having mainly done Java (Enterprise) development for the last years, he came to love OSGi and the modularity it enables if done right.
Attila Kiss is one of the lead developers at Everit. At the beginning of his carrier he used Java EE and Spring as everybody. As time passed, he was disappointed on these monolitchic technologies. OSGi gave him the answer to how to design an application with long-term maintainability.
Maximilian is deeply involved with the Eclipse community. He is a project lead (EMFStore, EMF Client Platform, Edapt) and a committer on several projects, and serves on the Eclipse Architecture Council.
Maximilian is general manager of EclipseSource Munich (http://eclipsesource.com/munich), where he is focused on pragmatic modeling and web applications. He has a strong research background, with a PhD on the topic of model versioning, and teaches Eclipse and open-source technology to university students.
Dr. Jan Koehnlein is specialized in the development of programming languages and tools. He contributes to the open source projects Xtext and Xtend, and is the mind behind FXDiagram. Together wit two colleagues he founded the company TypeFox in Kiel (Germany).
Developer Evangelist Connected Home at Deutsche Telekom AG
Kai Kreuzer is a Java and OSGi expert, a Home Automation enthusiast, founder of openHAB.org, project lead of Eclipse SmartHome and co-lead of the Eclipse IoT top-level project. He works as a Developer Evangelist in the Connected Home department of Deutsche Telekom AG and is a regular speaker at international conferences.
Stevan Le Meur is product manager at Red Hat, working on Eclipse Che project. He is focused on cloud and web technologies, passionated about user interface and usability aspects. With a background as a developer, he is driven by the belief that great applications could be built only in exceptional development environments. He brings this passion to his work on Eclipse Che where his attention to detail is put to good use.