ATLANTEC’17 Speakers

Here are some of the world class speakers who have been joined us at ATLANTEC’17.
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Andrei Alexandrescu

Andrei Alexandrescu as keynote speaker to the 2017 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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An amazing series of workshops were once again held on the following day to the conference. These sessions allowed the attendees of the conference to take a deep dive on the subject of their interest with the conference speaker at hand to guide them through their knowledge acquisition.

Designing Microservices


Sam Newman

Trustable Development


Edmund J. Suttcliff

D Programming


Andrei Alexandrescu

Docker Concepts


Phil Estes


Building on the success of the ATLANTEC Festival’16, 2017 brought 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......

We are delighted to kick off our In Company Events this year with “A coffee level monitoring/notification solution using Azure Cloud IoT” hosted by Storm Technology. Date: Friday 31st March Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 am Location: Storm Technology, Galway Business Park, Upper Newcastle Road,......

Overview of the End to End Delivery Pipeline for a real time Collaboration Platform – An overview of our DevOps Approach including Team Structure, Continuous Delivery Pipeline, Tooling and Operations approach Date: Friday 7th April Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 am Location: Cisco Systems, Oranmore Business Park,......

Every day, new software systems are being developed to add more and more value to our daily lives.  Whether it’s an image service to store your family’s memories or a medical system for a doctor to help treat a cancer patient, growing capabilities and complexities......

Protecting endpoints from today’s attacks requires more than antivirus, patching, and hardening. In this session, we’ll show how behavioural patterns and IBM Watson are being used to detect, investigate, and respond to advanced threats. Date: Wednesday, 17th May Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm Location: IBM Offices,......

2017 Platinum Sponsors

The AtlanTec Festival is only possible with your support, if you are interested in getting involved for 2018 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.