A software developer with more than 35 years of experience in a broad range of business domains, Vaughn is a leading expert in Domain-Driven Design (DDD), and a champion of simplicity and reactive systems. As a consultant and teacher of DDD and Reactive software development, he has helped thousands of developers and numerous teams and organizations. He leads clients to realize innovative, business-driven, reactive, digital systems, as they transform from a legacy of brittle, technology-driven, stagnation. Vaughn is the author of three books: Implementing Domain-Driven Design, Domain-Driven Design Distilled, and Reactive Messaging Patterns with the Actor Model, all published by Addison-Wesley. His latest book: Strategic Monoliths and Microservices, part of the Vaughn Vernon Signature Series is also published by Addison-Wesley.
Adam Dymitruk is the author of Event Modeling – an approach that is revolutionizing how information systems are described. Adam is a core contributor to event sourcing and CQRS theory and practice since 2008. This included introducing PAXOS to scaling the transactional side of the approach. He founded Adaptech, a company that specializes in implementing Event-Driven systems.
James Higginbotham is an API and microservice architecture consultant with over 20 years of experience in developing and deploying apps and APIs. He provides API strategy, design and microservice architecture guidance to enterprise IT and organizations undergoing digital transformation. His API design workshops have been taught to organizations all over the world. He is the author of the upcoming book, “Principles of Web API Design” by Addison-Wesley, available Summer 2021.
Susanne Kaiser is an independent tech consultant supporting organizations to build and run software products from idea to production. Susanne was previously working as a startup CTO. She has a background in computer sciences and experience in software development and software architecture for more than 18 years. Susanne regularly presents at international tech conferences as a speaker.
I have a Masters Degree in CS from Paris Université Dauphine and I run my own company, Luteceo, in Paris. We excel in providing different services around DDD, distributed architectures and microservices. We are also involved in various OSS projects like VLINGO/PLATFORM. My current clients include those in the financial field involving Microservices, CQRS and Event Sourcing. Helping my clients every day with Domain-Driven Design as a principal tool helps me deliver business value for the client and enables me to help others in the IDDD Workshop achieve success in their projects using DDD.