Speakers

If you're interested in giving a talk at CFCamp 2016, please get in touch with us and provide us some information about the session you would like to give along with some information about yourself.

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Charlie Arehart

A veteran ColdFusion troubleshooter who's worked with CF since 1997 and in enterprise IT for more than three decades, Charlie Arehart (@carehart) is a longtime contributor to the community and has for several years been a recognized Adobe Community Professional, Adobe Forums MVP, ColdFusion Customer Advisory Board member, and more. An independent consultant, he provides short-term, remote, on-demand troubleshooting/tuning assistance for organizations of all sizes and CF experience levels.


Evagoras Charalambous

Evagoras Charalambous has worked as a Microsoft Developer for EMC, a tutor for a University, and a PHP, Java and CFML Developer for various media companies ofr the last 20 years. He is now working as an independent Software Consultant, specializing in Web and Mobile technologies.

Mark Drew

Mark has been programming CFML since 1996, and even though he has had forays into Perl, ASP and PHP he is still loving every line of code he has crafted with CFML. His career has concentrated on eCommerce, Content Management and Application Scalability for various well known brands in the UK market such as Jaeger, Hackett, Hobbs, Dyson, B&W, Diesel amongst others.

Nolan Erck

Nolan Erck has been developing software for 19 years. Starting in the video game industry working on titles for Maxis and LucasArts, then advancing to web development in 1999, his list of credits includes Grim Fandango, StarWars Rogue Squadron, SimPark, SimSafari as well as high-traffic websites for clients. Nolan manages the SacInteractive User Group, teaches classes on aspects of software development, and regularly gives presentations at conferences and user groups across the country.

Gert Franz

Gert was born in 1967 and lives in Switzerland since 1997. Back in the late eighties he studied astrophysics in Munich but switched to later IT as a profession and programmed for several companies in the past as a database administrator and system analyst.

Matt Gifford

Matt Gifford is owner and primary primate at his own development consultancy company, monkehWorks Ltd. His work primarily focuses on building mobile apps and ColdFusion development, although he's such a geek he enjoys writing in a variety of languages. He's a published author and presents at conferences and user groups on a variety of topics.

Michael Hnat

Michael is developing CFML application for more than 15 years and installed his first ColdFusion Server (4.0) from floppy discs (can be seen in several museums). He developed applications for several customers using different Framworks and techniques. He has been organizing the CFCamp for six years meanwhile. In his free time he's playing ice hockey.

Kai König

Kai is one of the co-founders of and works as Software Solutions Architect for Ventego Creative Ltd in Wellington, New Zealand. He's also the CTO of Zen Ex Machina, a recently launched startup in the fields of digital & user experience consultancy.

Luis Majano

Luis Majano is a computer engineer residing in Southern California. He was born in San Salvador, El Salvador and he is the president of Ortus Solutions, a consulting firm specializing in CFML web development, architecture, and professional open source support and services.

Guust Nieuwenhuis

Guust Nieuwenhuis is Senior Full Stack Web Developer at Orange Lark, a young and dynamic Belgian Company delivering Web Development and Consultancy. He is and expert in Bootstrap, CFML, JavaScript and Mura CMS.

Michael Offner-Streit

Born in Switzerland in 1973 he left his job as an auto mechanic in 1995 and found his way into the information technology during the dot-com hype. He started Railo as a diploma project where he was supposed to write a compiler for translating CFML into CFXD. In late 2014 Michael left the Railo project. A few months later he started the Lucee project as a fork of the Railo LGPL code.

Matthias Proske

Matthias Proske entwickelte bereits unter den ersten ColdFusion Versionen Applikationen für grosse Unternehmen und hat, auch nach vielen mobilen Applikationen und Webprojekten mit anderen Programmiersprachen, CFML nie aus den Augen verloren. Heute ist er CTO bei Bokowsky + Laymann GmbH und betreut in dieser Funktion neben einem immer größeren Anteil an mobilen Applikationen auch verschiedene grosse ColdFusion Projekte.

Chris Schmitz

Associate Degree as Application Developer in 1994 ColdFusion Developer since 1996 (v 1.5) Was Certified ColdFusion Developer and Certified ColdFusion Instructor Focus on programming and databases Self employed since 2000 Presentations since first CF-Europe in 2001 Chris is a really very important person for the CFCamp. He invented it many years ago!

Grant Shepert

Grant Shepert has been a ColdFusion developer for over twenty years. Twenty! He works as Blue River's EU Branch Manager and is a core developer on the Mura CMS team, spending his time developing, teaching, demonstrating and helping build Mura CMS websites.

Dom Watson

Dominic trained as a Musical Theatre actor before embarking on a career in London's westend. Fortunately, this folly was cut short by an overtaking love of all things programming that led to a decisive career change building web applications.

Markus Bokowsky

Markus Bokowsky is the CEO and Co-Founder of Bokowsky + Laymann GmbH. For more than 15 years Markus has explored the capabilities of online media in marketing communication. Identifying the strategic potential of emerging technologies had always been a key factor to the success of his company throughout its history. Markus is a passionate iPhone user, and his strongest belief is that the future of the Internet will lie anywhere but sitting in front of a PC.


David Sedeño Fernández

Passionate about technology and specially the opensource movement that I try to promote with our local tech group.

Rob Dudley

Rob is a software developer, CTO, company co-founder and has spent his professional life growing applications beyond their initial designs often with limited resources and budget. Based in Jersey in the Channel Islands he is a keen tinkerer, a bad DJ and a self confessed coffee snob who loves nothing more than sharing knowledge with others across a range of topics.

Jonathan Winter

Jonathan Winter hat als Projektleiter über mehrere Jahre die Einführung eines neuen CMS für das Goethe-Institut begleitet. Content-Management ist hier in allen Bereichen eine Nummer größer: Sehr viele Nutzer, sehr viele Sites und sehr viele Sprachen. Neben der Begeisterung für agile Methoden ist Jonathan auch ein leidenschaftlicher Kicker-Spieler.

Richard Herbert

Richard has had a wide and varied career. He originally started working in Architecture (the real bricks and mortar type) and structural engineering. He was involved in designing airports around the UK and oil rigs around the world. After being introduced to computing for structural analysis, he moved into computer aided design and then general IT management.



Saravanamuthu Aka CF Mitrah

Saravana muthu is Full Stack (MERN & CFML) Web Developer at MitrahSoft, a 30 members Web Development company from India for your CFML & MERN applications. Mitrahsoft is Oper source Enthusiastic company contributed & worked with famous CFML OSS like PresideCMS, MuraCMS, Razuna, CFDocs ..etc. Muthu is an expert in CFML, NodeJS, ReactJS and MuraCMS.