Conference program

Conference program is forming and call for papers was opened. We will publish all submitted talks here after initial review stage. Final version of the conference program will be published on October 3rd. Preliminary program is available on Lanyrd. If you have any questions related to the program and talk submission please send them to review@xpdays.com.ua.

Detailed schedule

Stage A 400 seats Stage B 200 seats Stage C 200 seats
9:00 9:45 Registration, welcome coffee
9:45 10:00 Conference opening
10:00 10:50 Beyond Software Craftsmanship – Johnny’s Road to Remarkable Career

Eduards Sizovs (Founder at Sizovs.net, Latvia)

En

The Sane way to Apps in the Cloud

Paul Stack (Engineer at HashiCorp, UK)

En

DevOps: The Harmonious, Polygamous Marriage

Helen Beal (DevOpsologist at Ranger4, UK)

En

10:50 11:00 Break
11:00 11:50 Perfect release

Dmitriy Yefimenko (Director at Simple Fintech, Ukraine)
Micro Service Architecture: best practices from A to Z

Igor Tsinko (Architect at SoftServe, Ukraine)
A DevOps pipeline

Steve Pereira (CTO at Statflo, Canada)

En

11:50 12:00 Break
12:00 12:50 How TDD helps to produce better design, or not?

Mikalai Alimenkou (Senior Delivery Manager at EPAM, Ukraine)
Journey from Monolith to Microservices and DevOps by WIX

Aviran Mordo (Head of Engineering at WIX, Israel)

En

DevOps with Smell: Antipatterns

Antons Kranga (Cloud Evangelist at Accenture, Latvia)
13:00 14:30 Engineering Excellence in large service company

Sergey Sergyenko (Project Manager at EPAM, Belarus)
Lunch break
14:30 15:20 Testing in a Continuous Delivery World

Wouter Lagerweij (Founder at make.io, Netherlands)

En

Pragmatic Architecture, Today.

Bart Blommaerts (Software Architect at Ordina, Belgium)

En

Common sense DevOps… or how we evolve in 4 years

Victor Polischuk (Tech Lead at Infopulse, Ukraine)
15:20 15:30 Break
15:30 16:20 Continuous Delivery with Jenkins & Kubernetes @ Sky

Adriana Vasiu (Principal Software Engineer at Sky, UK)

En

From monolyth to SOA – baby steps

Kamil Szymanski (Senior Software Engineer at Westwing Home & Living, Germany)

En

DevOps for A Busy Developer

Andrey Listochkin (Freelancer, Ukraine)
16:20 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 17:50 XDSD: is your team extreme enough?

Yegor Bugayenko (CTO at Teamed.io, USA)
The Art of Decomposing Monoliths

Kfir Bloch (Head of Backend Engineering at WIX, Israel)

En

Interview in DevOps style

Vsevolod Poliakov (DevOps Tech Lead at Grammarly, Ukraine)
17:50 18:00 Closing of the first day
18:00 20:00 Whiskey party

Stage A 400 seats Stage B 200 seats Stage C 200 seats
9:00 9:45 Welcome coffee
9:45 10:00 Opening of the second day
10:00 10:50 Effective pair-programming across skill: lessons learned from pairing up

Irina Tsyganok (Software Developer at YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP, UK)

En

Core Design Principles for Software Developers (part 1)

Venkat Subramaniam (Founder at Agile Developer, Inc., USA)

En

From Continuous Integration to Continuous Delivery with TeamCity

Sergey Pak (Developer at JetBrains, Germany)
10:50 11:00 Break
11:00 11:50 Design for Testability: What, Why and How

Giovanni Asproni (Director at Asprotunity Ltd, UK)

En

Core Design Principles for Software Developers (part 2)

Venkat Subramaniam (Founder at Agile Developer, Inc., USA)

En

CI is essential but not sufficient for an effective delivery

Dov Nimratz (Project Manager at Intellias, Ukraine)
11:50 12:00 Break
12:00 12:50 How QA engineers could affect product quality? Or couldn’t?

Mikalai Alimenkou (Senior Delivery Manager at EPAM, Ukraine)
Cloud based Deep Learning infrastructure at scale

Rino Montiel (Head of Core Engineering at EyeEm, Germany)

En

Building Continuous Delivery Pipeline In Azure – Infrastructure, Tools and Processes

Sergii Kryshtop (Software Engineering Manager at EPAM, Ukraine)
13:00 14:30 Fear and Loathing after Production

Serhiy Kalinets (Software Architect at Sigma Software, Ukraine)
Lunch break
14:30 15:20 TDD from the Trenches

Kfir Bloch (Head of Backend Engineering at WIX, Israel)

En

Serverless Architectures

Antons Kranga (Cloud Evangelist at Accenture, Latvia)
Continues Integration for Microservices with Jenkins 2.0, Docker and Kubernetes

Andrey Trubitsyn (Solution Architect at EPAM, Ukraine)
15:20 15:30 Break
15:30 16:20 Code review at large scale

Mikalai Alimenkou (Senior Delivery Manager at EPAM, Ukraine)
Creating An Incremental Architecture For Your System: What, Why and How

Giovanni Asproni (Director at Asprotunity Ltd, UK)

En

Continuous delivery for mobile (building your own pipeline)

Paul Cowles (Head of Mobile Engineering at Hootsuite, Canada)

En

16:20 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 17:50 Use experiments to replace your backlog

Wouter Lagerweij (Founder at make.io, Netherlands)

En

Twelve Ways to Make Code Suck Less

Venkat Subramaniam (Founder at Agile Developer, Inc., USA)

En

Building better CI using Jenkins pipelines

Rostyslav Fridman (Lead DevOps Engineer at EPAM, Ukraine)
17:50 18:10 Conference closing