Functions 2018 is a community focused, single track, one day conference that moves away from the hype and focuses on the reality of serverless based solutions. It’s about fostering a community locally and helping all of us learn from each other as we embrace a new way of building applications.

Friday28 - Sep - 2018
Venue TELUS Harbour




Breakfast & Coffee Doors Open & Breakfast
Ahmad Nassri Kickoff & Opening Notes
Keith Horwood History of serverless
Nicholas Gottlieb Achieving vendor choice in a serverless world
Snacks & Coffee Morning Break
Lily Li & Christian Zommerfelds When Serverless Gets In the Way of Scalability
William Blankenship Innovating with confidence: FaaS at Netflix
Lunch with Soft Beverages Lunch Break
Simona Cotin Build Scalable APIs using GraphQL and Serverless
Brian LeRoux Functions: Faster to Deploy
Snacks & Soft Beverages Afternoon Break
Frank Wang & Jay V Serverless - Democratizing Application Development
Bret McGowen Knative and Kubernetes: bringing serverless to more developers
Snacks & Soft Beverages Last Break
Ron Yishai Distributed Tracing in Serverless Systems
Chris Munns All the Ops you need to know to Dev Serverless
Closing Remarks
Workshop - presented by: Standard Library An Introduction to, the web IDE for APIs
Workshop - presented by: Microsoft Stateful serverless with Azure Functions
Snacks & alcoholic beverages served Networking


Functions 2018


TELUS Harbour

3rd Floor, Telus Tower, 25 York St, Toronto, ON M5J 2V5, Canada