Advisory Board

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

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.

Marcia Villalba


Marcia is an AWS Serverless Hero. She is also the host of FooBar, a youtube channel where she posts serverless tutorials every week (
Marcia works as a full stack developer at Rovio. She has been developing software for over ten years in different industries.

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.

Gabriela Motroc

Software & Support Media

Gabriela Motroc is editor of and JAX Magazine. She offers 5 years of experience as a journalist and editor in business, international affairs, IT and blockchain technology. Prior to joining S&S Media, she studied International Communication Management at The Hague University of Applied Sciences.