Advisory Board

Serverless Architecture Conference
Mastering Cloud Native Architectures, the Kubernetes Ecosystem and Functions

Michael Dowden


Michael is the CEO of Andromeda, Product Architect for FlexePark, an International Speaker, a Google Developer Expert in Firebase, and a Microsoft MVP in Developer Technologies. For more than 20 years he has been writing code and geeking out over technology. He is passionate about keeping things simple and focusing on what provides real value to the end user. Michael enjoys speaking at conferences and user groups, and mentoring other developers and entrepreneurs. He is the author of Programming Languages ABC++ and Approachable Accessibility.

Sheen Brisals

The LEGO Group

A seasoned software engineer and an AWS Serverless Hero, currently working as a Senior Engineering Manager at The LEGO Group architecting serverless solutions on AWS cloud. Sheen previously worked as a principal engineer, tech lead, and development manager with leading organizations such as Oracle Corporation, Hewlett-Packard, Omron, TATA, BAe, and others. Sheen is a regular speaker at serverless, AWS, and other tech conferences around the world.

Michiel Rook

Independent Consultant

Michiel Rook is an experienced, passionate & pragmatic freelance coach, developer & speaker from the Netherlands. He loves helping teams and companies to develop better software and significantly improve their delivery process. When he’s not thinking about continuous deployment, DevOps or event sourcing he enjoys music, cars, sports and movies.

Christian Weyer

Thinktecture AG

Christian Weyer is a well-known veteran in the design and implementation of distributed application architectures for Windows and .NET-based systems. With his company Thinktecture, he has focused on end-to-end aspects of distributed software systems for the past seventeen years. His toolbox includes technologies such as HTML5, JavaScript, Angular, .NET, ASP.NET Web API, SignalR and Azure. For several years he has been a great friend of lightweight architectures based on Web APIs and push services with application UIs that can span multiple platforms and devices.

Sebastian Meyen

Software & Support Media

Sebastian is Chief Content Officer at S&S Media. He has been actively involved with the IT industry for more than 20 years. As a journalist he is constantly in touch with thought leaders in software development and architecture. Prior to joining S&S Media, he studied philosophy and anthropology in Frankfurt, Germany.