ATLANTEC’17 Speakers

Here are some of the world class speakers who have been confirmed to speak at ATLANTEC’17.

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Andrei Alexandrescu

We are delighted to welcome renowned speaker and author Andrei Alexandrescu as keynote speaker to this years AtlanTec Conference.

One of the original authors of the D Programming language Andrei will present insights accumulated over his 30+ years in the technology industry, including his time as a researcher at Facebook, his work on MOJO library, as well as much more.

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Ann O'Dea


Phil Estes


Sam Newman

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Brenda Romero


Jose de Castro


Dr Niamh Shaw

Gary Short

Gary Short

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We are delighted to announce this years series of workshops which will be once again held on the following day to the conference. These sessions allow the attendees of the conference to take a deep dive on the subject of their interest with the conference speaker at hand to guid them through their knowledge acquisition.

Designing Microservices


Sam Newman

Trustable Development


Edmund J. Suttcliff

D Programming


Andrei Alexandrescu

Docker Concepts


Phil Estes


After a resounding success of the ATLANTEC Festival’16, we are proud to present a series of events celebrating Galway and the West of Ireland’s technical cultural diversity.

After the hugely successful In-Company Event series last of last years festival, ATLANTEC Festival’17 will see companies open up their doors to members of the technology community. These events are free to attend and give the member of the technology community an opportunity to observe first hand......

2017 Platinum Sponsors

The AtlanTec Festival is only possible with your support, if you are interested in getting involved please email us at for a sponsorship pack.

Gold & Silver Sponsors

We were delighted to have some of the support of the most innovative companies in the West of Ireland support the ATLANTEC Festival and we look forward to their continued support in strengthening the vibrant and innovative tech culture present in Galway.