Technical Evangelist, AWS
Arun Gupta is a Principal Open Source Technologist at Amazon Web Services. He focuses on everything open source, containers and serverless at AWS. He is responsible for the CNCF strategy within AWS, and participates at CNCF Board and technical meetings actively. He has built and led developer communities for 12+ years at Sun, Oracle, Red Hat and Couchbase. Prior to that he led engineering teams at Sun and is a founding member of the Java EE team.
He has extensive speaking experience in more than 40 countries on myriad topics and is a JavaOne Rock Star for four years in a row. Gupta also founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. An author of several books on technology, an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, a JUG leader, NetBeans Dream Team member, and a Docker Captain, he is easily accessible at @arungupta.
AWS Technology Evangelist Arun Gupta will kick off our event with an inspirational talk about innovations at AWS that have paved the path for Amazon on its journey to becoming an industry leader. He will share tips about how we can achieve similar success at our companies as well.