Thomas Guenoux, CommitStrip
Thomas Guenoux is a founder and writer at CommitStrip, the well-known web comic relating the daily life of coders. As an early pioneer of social networks in France, he co-launched Cancoon, a social network for students. He later co-founded KRDS, the first social media agency in Europe, and today a leader in Europe and Asia. He is currently COO at KRDS, leading an award-winning studio and world-class development team that has launched nearly 2,000 projects to date.
Johan Stokking, The Things Network
Johan Stokking is tech lead and co-founder of The Things Network. Together with a strong community, he is on a mission to build an open, crowd sourced, and decentralized Internet of things data network. The city of Amsterdam was covered in six weeks. Global coverage is next.
Johan studied at the University of Groningen with a major in information engineering, and focused on scalable, stable, and event-driven systems design and implementation. He started The Things Network in 2015 with Wienke Giezeman. With over a 100 communities worldwide, impacting thousands of people with a reach in the millions, they are committed to building the global network together with the community.