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Progscon Evening - Serverless, Opensource, Microservices and FREE tickets!

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This is a free Event sponsored by Progscon Conference (http://www.progscon.co.uk)

Progscon Evening is an opportunity for the community to come together for an evening of networking, listen to some great talks and learn about Progscon (http://www.progscon.co.uk) that takes place a few days later.

Progscon will give up 2 free tickets for the conference just after the last talk!

There will be two 20-minute talks presented by 2 Progscon speakers:

Nic Jackson (https://twitter.com/sheriffjackson) and Matt Warren (https://twitter.com/matthewwarren) on Serverless , microservices and Open Source.

Here's the schedule for the evening:

6:30 - Introduction of Progscon Conference
6:40 - First talk about open source and devs by Matt Warren
7:10 - Second talk about serverless by Nic Jackson
7:50 - Farewell and win 2 free tickets for Progscon and some other stuff
8:00 - Pizza & drinks

Speaker

Nic Jackson (https://twitter.com/sheriffjackson) is a developer advocate and polyglot programmer working for HashiCorp, and the author of “Building Microservices in Go” due to be published April 2017; this book examines the best patterns and practices for building microservices with the Go programming language. In his spare time, Nic coaches and mentors at Coder Dojo teaching kids 7–14 Swift with Playgrounds, teaches at Women Who Go and GoBridge, speaks and evangelizes good coding practice, process, and technique and works to raise money for a charity he runs with his wife.

Speaker

Matt Warren (https://twitter.com/matthewwarren) is a C# dev who loves nothing more than finding and fixing performance issues. He’s worked with Azure, ASP.NET MVC and WinForms on projects such as a web-site for storing government weather data, medical monitoring devices and an inspection system that ensured kegs of beer didn’t leak! He’s an Open Source Contributor to BenchmarkDotNet and RavenDB. Matt currently works on the C# production profiler at ca (ca.com/apm (http://www.ca.com/us/products/application-performance-monitoring.html)) and lives near Pinewood Film Studios (home of James Bond) with his wife and 2 kids. He blogs at http://www.mattwarren.org

Progscon Conference

The 3rd edition of ProgSCon (http://www.progscon.co.uk) London will take place on Friday, 28 April 2017. Hosted at Skills Matter (https://skillsmatter.com/) event space: Code Node (https://skillsmatter.com/event-space).

ProgSCon (http://www.progscon.co.uk) 2017 is packed with talks about Containers, Serverless and Reactive Programming, Blockchain, Microservices and Big Data.

If you are a software developer looking to sharpen your skills and learn from the best in the industry, then ProgSCon (http://www.progscon.co.uk) London 2017 is the place you need to be at!

www.progscon.co.uk (http://www.progscon.co.uk) - @Progscon (https://twitter.com/progscon)

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