Speaker: Kirk Pepperdine

Java Performance Expert & Java Champion

Kirk has been working in high performance and distributed computing for nearly 20 years. His focus has primarily been on performance, working on architecting, developing, and tuning applications running on Cray and other high-performance computing platforms. Kirk now specializes in Java, where he works in all aspects of performance and tuning in each phase of a project life cycle. Author, speaker, consultant, Kirk was recognized as a 2006 Java Champion recipient for his contributions to the Java community.

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Workshop : Java Performance Workshop

Talk : The Trouble with Memory

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JVM/GC Engineer @Twitter, JCP Executive Committee, & Previous G1GC Tech Lead
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Sr. Principal Architect, Resilient Systems Engineering @BNYMellon
Director of Technology @Luminis_eu
Java Language Architect @Oracle


Monday, 24 June

Tuesday, 25 June

Wednesday, 26 June