Christoph started working at Deutsche Telekom GmbH in 2008 and has various positions in project controlling for automation projects. 2018 he started as project manager with the goal to automate processes in Deutsche Telekom Service GmbH.
VP, Chief Innovation Officer, Capgemini Business Services
Lee Beardmore is the Chief Innovation Officer for Capgemini Business Services. Lee has spent over 25 years advising clients on how to develop leading strategies for technology adoption. He is a thought leader in digital transformation and intelligent automation, combining both to effect radical change to business processes and process related services. Recently, Lee has been carrying out some pioneering work on digital twins for business operations which he believes is a critical element in helping justify the many digital initiatives required to lay a successful foundation for the future.
Co-Founder and Chairman of the BBHT Beratungsgesellschaft mbH & Co
Björn Brinkmann is Co-Founder and Chairman of the BBHT Beratungsgesellschaft mbH & Co. which is a partner of Camunda. He works as a Consultant in several IT-Projects, primary for Insurance Companies, with more than 18 years of experience and is specialized in Enterprise Architecture Management and Process Automation, especially with Camunda BPM.
Solutions Architect, Oronn
Wiliam Buzatto is a Solutions Architect who works to find business solutions that best suit each scenario. He believes that the perfect tool is to know how to combine the tools to make the most of each one. Recently he has been working with process automation, combining Camunda and cloud microservice solutions.
Lucas Da Silva
Lucas is a Consultant at Camunda. He is a true BPM evangelist, with 10 years of experience with BPM and Software Development. He loves integrating Camunda with modern technologies and platforms.
Developer Relations, Camunda
Niall is a Developer Advocate for Camunda's Open Source platform. This means he spends his time helping developers learn how to use Camunda to orchestrate their backend and frondend services through workflow automation. He does this by speaking at conferences and user groups, building examples and reviewing architectures.
Director, Product Management, Fidelity
Stephen is a Director of Product Management for the Advanced Process Solutions (APS) Department of Fidelity Investments focused on creating . Prior to joining the APS team he spent 7+ years with Fidelity Institutional creating business to business applications focused on the financial advisor market
VP IT Services, Deutsche Telekom
Marco started his career as a Management consultant with Bain & Company and first came across the field of IT as a Founder and CIO of an Internet startup back in 2000. He joined Deutsche Telekom in 2002 and had several stations in the IT Project & Systems Integration business of Deutsche Telekom and T-Systems. Since 2018 Marco is Vice President Service IT at Deutsche Telekom Service GmbH. Marcos team provides IT solutions for the service & customer care organization of Telekom Deutschland. The focus is to drive automation & digitization projects to make things easier for it`s customers and employees in Germany by delivering agile & smart IT solutions. For example, they run one of Europe`s largest Robotic Process Automation platforms and do agile design & development for customer care applications.
Technical Consultant, Camunda
Ryan is a Technical Consultant with Camunda. Before joining the Camunda team, he was a full-stack Java application developer. His passion for helping companies digitize, in particular by workflow automation, brought Ryan from his developer life to Camunda where he now specializes in pre-sales engineering, training, and post sales optimization for Camunda enterprise customers.
CEO and Co-Founder, Camunda
Jakob is Co-Founder and CEO of Camunda – responsible for the company’s vision and strategy. He’s also the driving force behind Camunda’s global growth and takes responsibility for the company culture. As well as holding an MSc in Computer Science, he co-authored the book “Real-Life BPMN” and is a sought-after speaker at technology and industry events.
Senior IT Consultant, Holisticon
OSS Contributor and Community Award winner Jan Galinski is back at CamundaCon, this time focussing on DMN. As a senior consultant working for Holisticon AG Jan gathered lots of business process automation experience in various projects and domains, that he loves to share with the community. As usual, he will keep the pressure high by performing a live demo of his latest open source extension. Show, don’t tell.
Dominik Horn is Co-Founder of FlowSquad - specialists in process automation and software development. As a full-stack developer, he loves to build software from scratch and always has the goal to accelerate the development and simplify the automation. He is a lecturer for process management and automation at the Augsburg University of Applied Sciences and enjoys passing on his knowledge and exploring innovative topics.
Enterprise Architect, lv 1871
After leading the process automation team for about 5 years since 2014 I am responsible for the enterprise architecture since 2019.
Andrés Jiménez Ramírez
Researcher, University of Seville
Andrés Jiménez Ramírez is a lecturer and researcher at the University of Seville. He started his career as a software engineer in the R&D department of a Spanish consultancy firm. Soon he moved to the University where is a member of the Web Engineering and Early Testing (IWT2) group. His main research interests are constraint programming, flexible process modelling, and process automation.
Dr. Michael Kearns
University of Pennsylvania
Michael Kearns is a professor in the Computer and Information Science department at the University of Pennsylvania, where he holds the National Center Chair and has joint appointments in the Wharton School.He is founder of Penn’s Networked and Social Systems Engineering (NETS) program, and director of Penn’s Warren Center for Network and Data Sciences. His research interests include topics in machine learning, algorithmic game theory, social networks, and computational finance. He has worked and consulted extensively in the technology and finance industries. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Association for Computing Machinery, and the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence. Kearns has consulted widely in the finance and technology industries, including a current role as an Amazon Scholar.
Lead Content Strategist, Camunda
Charley Mann is a recovering journalist and lead content strategist at Camunda, helping developers distill deeply technical concepts into engaging content for fellow developers and folks who aren’t so, well, technical. When not knee-deep in github, she’s knee-deep in mud -- running ultra marathons across the globe and indulging an unabashed passion for wine.
The mastermind behind some of Camunda’s biggest technological developments, Chief Technology Officer Daniel joined us in 2010, serving first as a developer and consultant – coaching companies in BPM technology. He holds an MSc in Computer Science and is responsible for end-to-end development and maintenance of Camunda’s industry-leading products, as well as a sought-after speaker at technology events.
The Institutes’ RiskStream Collaborative
Senior Product Manager, Camunda
IT Architect, Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance
Sowmya Raghunathan is an IT Architect at Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance, based out of Indianapolis, USA. Sowmya currently works with the enterprise architecture team responsible for designing, implementing and supporting enterprise wide IT architecture plans. Before her time at IFB, she previously worked as architect and developer at companies such as Verizon, Wipro, Colorado State. She is originally from India and loves travel, music and running.
Praveen Ramachandran is a co-founder of AOT Technologies specializing in building intelligent connected systems leveraging system integration, predictive analytics, video analytics and IoT. He has 17+ years of experience in integrating business applications and automating business process workflows around the world for customers such as PepsiCo, Medtronic, BC Ministry of Health and BC Natural Resources Sector. He and his team recently built formsflow.ai - an open source framework integrating forms, workflows, analytics and identity management.
Aravindh is a Senior Software Engineer at Operative. Camunda Comrade, OSS Contributor and technologist, he loves building complex software systems and focusing on BPMN, RPA, AWS, Reactive, Microservices and Micronaut frameworks. He holds BE Computer Science, MBA Technology Management, PGP Cloud Computing and responsible for delivering process automation solutions, camunda platform configuration and implementing bpmn best practices. Also I enjoy reading about Astrophysics.
Senior Director Analyst, Gartner
Saikat Ray is a Research Director on the App Design and Development team, focusing on technology planning, governance and enterprise strategy for business process automation with Robotic Process Automation, AI and other technologies.
Before joining Gartner, Mr. Ray worked as a Director of IT Governance & Cross functional Delivery of e-commerce applications. During his tenure he was responsible for driving application governance, IT strategy and RPA. In his early career, Mr. Ray built his expertise in Governance, Program management and IT strategy while leading large scale application outsourcing and major e-commerce transformation programs.
Hajo A. Reijers
Professor, Business Process Management (BPM) & Analytics, Utrecht University
Hajo Reijers is a full professor at Utrecht University, where he leads the Business Process (BPM) Management & Analytics group. Previously, he worked for consultancy firms, including Accenture and Deloitte, and led a research group at Lexmark. Hajo's research and teaching focus on BPM, process automation, and data science.
Chief Technologist and Co-Founder, Camunda
Tech evangelist, public speaker and Co-Founder and Chief Technologist of Camunda – Bernd’s name is legend among developers. As the leader of Camunda’s developer relations, Bernd is responsible for helping developers utilize BPM technology to the full extent, coaching countless users to implement business logic centered around long-running flows. In addition, Bernd, who holds an MSc in Software Technology, co-authored the successful book “Real-Life BPMN”.
VP, Chief Digital Officer, Capgemini Business Services
Manuel is a Chief Enterprise Architect, and is used to help his customers on innovation, disruption, and change management opportunities. His business expertise is on massive automation, touchless processes, time-to-market radical improvement, new business models and new ecosystems. Manuel has a deep architecture expertise on domains such as cloud, cloud-native, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Distributed Ledger Technologies and Process Automation.
Workflow Automation Platform Lead, Intuit
I am a technologist with 20+ years of experience designing and implementing large scale technology solutions with significant business impact. In the current role, I am the principle engineer & architect for the Quickbooks Advanced, Intuit’s latest offering solving for mid-market businesses. Automation of business processes is key pain point in small and mid-market businesses and I am leading the workflow automation platform at Intuit for solving this specific area for customers.
Product Marketing, Camunda
A technologist at heart, Kanish has had an adventurous journey to his role as Product Marketer at Camunda. He started his career as an Electrical Engineer, followed by his MBA in International Finance, and then went on to spend time as a Solution Architect. Kanish has been a Product Marketer for the last 5+ years and enjoys both the strategic challenge and tactical execution of Product Marketing. He especially enjoys being the face of the products he represents while helping the community understand benefits of the technology.
Principal Software Engineer, Camunda
Sebastian is Principal Software Engineer at Camunda. As a passionate Software Engineer, Tech Speaker, Author, and Artist, he loves building both complex software systems as well as quick tech prototypes. Besides taking care of defining and establishing the architecture of Camundas web-based products, he mentors engineers from different teams and runs a company innovation program.
Technical Consultant, Camunda
Tobias is a Technical Consultant and part of Camunda's very own Consulting Team. He very much likes helping customers to find out if Camunda is the right technological choice for their endeavors by supporting them with Proof-of-Concept workshops, individual coachings and trainings. At the moment he is into RPA robots and how they can be integrated with the Camunda platform.
Omid Tansaz is one of the co-founders & CTO of nexxbiz. Incorporating more than two decades of experience, Omid and his nexxbiz teams help their partners utilize the maximum potential of new & emerging technologies to eliminate ambition limiting IT constraints of their operations. nexxbiz delivers a cutting-edge Middle Office solution as a service, empowering insurers to centralized their mission-critical insurance process orchestration and business rules enabling a more holistic view and control over their entire distribution channels.
Director of Developer Relations Camunda
Mary Thengvall is the Director of Developer Relations at Camunda and a connector of people at heart – personally and professionally. She loves digging into the strategy of how to build and foster developer communities and has been doing so for more than 10 years. She’s the author of the first book on Developer Relations: The Business Value of Developer Relations and is also known for being “the one with the dog,” thanks to her ever-present medical alert service dog Ember.
Nele is a Consultant at Camunda and Open Source advocate. She loves Python more than any other consultant on the team and one day dreams of replacing all Java with Python code.
Senior Engineer Manager, Intuit
I am Srivatsan Vijayaraghavan, Senior Engineer manager at Intuit. Overall, I have nearly 14+ yrs of experience in Software industry and I’ve been with Intuit for the past 1 year. At Intuit, I lead and manage teams in QuickBooks Advanced product, that builds Workflow Automation platform that solves the need of mid market customers. Prior to joining Intuit I worked for Amazon as an engineer manager helping Amazon to set competitive prices for their product.
James Watson, PhD, founded Doculabs in 1993, based on three principles: objective recommendations, analysis grounded in benchmark data, and specialization in content-based applications. Under his leadership, Doculabs has become one of the foremost consultancies in the content and information management space, with clients that include most of the Fortune 100.
VP Product Management, Camunda
As the VP, Product for Camunda, Rick is focused on driving product strategy and building a world class product management and design team. Prior to Camunda, Rick worked at SailPoint Technologies where he grew and developed a product team that established SailPoint as a market leader in identity management. Rick has also held senior level product, partner and business development positions at companies including IBM and Verisign.
Enterprise Architect, Provinzial NordWest
Chaos Engineer, Camunda
Christopher Zell is a passionate software engineer and problem solver, who lives and codes by the motto: there are no problems only challenges. For the last five years he’s worked for Camunda as a distributed systems engineer on the Zeebe project, focusing on stability topics and running regular chaos experiments to build up confidence in the software. He was the driver behind introducing chaos engineering to Zeebe and also manages and facilitates disaster game days at Camunda.
Teamleader, ilum:e informatik AG
Tim is an IT-Consultant for ilum:e informatik ag. He helps his clients to digitalize their manual business processes with Java and is a co-founder of the Java Usergroup Mainz. In his free time, he accumulates new side projects with Java and Clojure and sometimes even finishes one of them.
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Cheeky pop, reggae, dub and hip hop beats blend into fresh indie music. Hamburg-based band Guacáyo creates a connection from beat to feet – come and vibe with us!
Join us on October 9th at 14:30 for a special preview with Sophie and Tim, performing acoustic and unplugged, and then at 18:40 get ready for a little more spice and groove with reggeaesque songs in an entertaining show to groove, dream, sing and dance to.
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