The schedule of the event is below
6.15 pm - Arrival
6:25pm - Welcome Talk
6:30pm - James Thomas - Microservices Without Servers.
7:20pm - Food, drinks and socialising
About the speaker
James Thomas is a software engineer in IBM’s Emerging Technologies division. His responsibilities include UI Technical Lead on IBM Watson and working on open-source through The Dojo Toolkit.
Abstract of the talk:
"Servers are killing your productivity. Rather than building better software for your users, you end up constantly distracted by maintaining computers. Wasn't the "cloud" supposed to fix this? It sounded so promising until we realised it was just renting VMs in someone else's datacenter. We couldn't escape "servers". Until now..."