devopsdays Zürich - contact

If you’d like to contact us by email: organizers-zuerich-2017@devopsdays.org

Our local team

Martin Thalmann

Organizer

Martin Thalmann
Swisscom AG

I’m a passionate DevOps Enthusiast who strongly believes in the power of this movement. I’m currently helping a Swiss telco operator in adapting DevOps principles in a large enterprise. Beside that I’m co-organizer of the DevOps Enthusiast Meetup in Zurich. I do have a background as a Software Engineer and experience in several Line- and Project-Management positions.

  

Roderick Jonsson

Organizer

Roderick Jonsson

Linux System Engineer by profession and some times developer (symfony or java).

Working with CoreOS, Kubernetes, Openstack and Docker.

Loves tech trend spotting.

If you are passionate about DevOps technologies and finding out how they will influence the coming digital economy, then chat me up ;)

 

Bastian Widmer

Organizer

Bastian Widmer
amazee.io

Bastian takes care of systems since nearly 15 years. He is also an avid speaker and conference organizer.

The nature of his internet-centric position makes him very aware that we need to safeguard the openness and neutrality of the internet on a global scale. This is also why he engages in several groups in Switzerland to work on issues related to net neutrality, security, and surveillance.

Outside of his job, Bastian dedicates much of his time to organizing various conferences and gatherings such as TEDxBern, DrupalCons. Bastian is passionate about Architecture, Circular Economy, the future of work, digital revolution and the impact on society itself.

    

Margo Cronin

Organizer

Margo Cronin

I am a cloud architect, Irish, living in Switzerland for 12 years. My background is in both program management and architecture. I fell upon DevOps while struggling to get Scrum adopted and working in large financial enterprises, DevOps saved us and its been love ever since.

In my spare time I like to dance, hike, ski and affectionately tease the Swiss.

  

Tobias Brunner

Organizer

Tobias Brunner
VSHN AG

Tobias (aka tobru) is a DevOps Engineer at VSHN. He loves Open Source and everything about modern technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift and the like. In his day job he leads the DevOps team at VSHN, does some sort of project management and works on APPUiO - The Swiss Container Platform.

   

Vittorio Boccone

Organizer

Vittorio Boccone
Dectris Ltd.

Vittorio grew up in the a world where hardware and software are in perfect equilibrium. At 8 he started customizing and modifying anything with an engine or a CPU. Curious about the nature of things he later became a detector and accelerator physicist. After 13 years at CERN, he’s now often seen at Dectris happily writing beautiful code for Dectris X-ray detectors. He’s comfortable with any lab equipment, programming language or particle accelerator. He’s also a DevOps enthusiast, a Ham Radio operator, a tech-explorer, a geek, a hacker, a biker, not to mention a father and a husband.

   

Matías E. Fernández

Organizer

Matías E. Fernández
ERNI Consulting AG

DevOps evangelist, Kanban practitioner, Lean Startup advocate, Linux and OSS afficionado.

Keen learner and challenger of the status quo.

Enabling organisations to achieve outstanding and sustainable results that exceed customers’ expectations is his passion.

    

Marcelo Ancelmo

Organizer

 

Marcel Wolf

Organizer

Marcel Wolf
codecentric AG

Marcel is a manager of the Berlin branch of codecentric AG. His main IT related topics are DevOps, datacenter automation, change management, and Elixir. He is also a speaker, an author, and the organizer of various conferences and meetups.

 

The core devopsdays organizer group

Active
Bridget Kromhout (lead), Kris Buytaert, Jennifer Davis, Bernd Erk, Matthew Jones, Dan Maher, Ken Mugrage, Mike Rosado, Andrew Clay Shafer, Matt Stratton (web team lead), John Willis

Historic
Patrick Debois (founder), Damon Edwards, Anthony Goddard, Lindsay Holmwood, Gildas Le Nadan, Stephen Nelson-Smith, Julian Simpson, Christian Trabold, John Vincent, James Wickett