Spring Connect Charlotte

November 7, 2019  •  Charlotte, NC

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Spring Connect brings top Spring Advocates to Charlotte. The Spring technology stack powers some of the most demanding, mission-critical enterprise and consumer-scale web workloads in today’s world. At this one day event, you will join users of Spring - Spring Framework, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Spring Data, Spring Batch, Spring Integration, Spring Cloud Data Flow, Spring Security, Spring MVC, Spring Web Flow and more. You'll also learn about both traditional and modern, Cloud-Native Java from the source.

Experience valuable face time with expert Pivotal and World Wide Technology speakers as they discuss Spring and facets of modern application development. Space is limited so register today.


8:00-8:30am Registration & Breakfast
8:30-9:45am Spring Boot Deep Dive & Demo with Adam Zwickey, Pivotal
9:45-10:45am Bootiful Reactive Testing with Mario Gray, Pivotal
10:45-11:00am Break
11:00-12:00pm Event-Driven Architecture with Spring Cloud Streams & Kafka
12:00-12:45pm Lunch
12:45-1:30pm Customer Panel
1:30-2:15pm .Net on PAS Windows with Corn Mendoza, Pivotal
2:15-2:30pm Break
2:30-3:30pm How to create Developer Nirvana with Jim Hopkins, WWT
3:30-4:30pm Microservices & Spring Cloud Services with Abhi Rau, Pivotal


Mario Gray
Principal Technologist, Pivotal

Mario Gray is currently a Principal Technologist for Pivotal. Mario has worked in software for startups and large financial services enterprises alike working across the stack from server/network design to application design. He's professionally written software to entertain, bring people together, and drive businesses using technologies like Linux/Solaris,SQL/NOSQL,AWS/SALT,Spring/J2EE. Mario is confident that the future of cloud computing belongs to Pivotal and the Spring team for some time to come. A longtime open-source champion, Mario is co-author of Apress’ Pro-Spring Integration, as well as a contributor to the Spring and Integration projects.
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Adam Zwickey
Principal Platform Architect, Pivotal
Adam is passionate about Cloud Platforms and Distributed Middleware Systems. He is currently a Principal Platform Architect at Pivotal assisting large enterprises adopt cloud-native architecture. He has been working in enterprise middleware for the past 19 years at companies such as VMware, IBM, and GE Healthcare. As an open-source advocate, Adam has contributed to the Spring and CloudFoundry open-source community and has previously presented on modern cloud technologies at SpringOne Platform.
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Jim Hopkins
DevOps Consultant, World Wide Technology
Jim is an experienced DevOps Practitioner working to break down walls between software development and operations. Jim has a background as a traditionally trained Systems Engineer, who believes in solving people and technology problems to drive positive business outcomes. Passionate about giving back through programs like the Hour of Code and BSA.


Thank you!

Thank you for your interest. Registration for this event is closed.

We look forward to you joining us.


1422 S Tryon Street
Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28203