December 8 - 9, 2022
GraphQL Galaxy 2022
The biggest GraphQL conference in the cloud
Roy Derks is a developer, author and public speaker from the Netherlands. His mission is to make the world a better place through tech by training and inspiring developers worldwide. Currently he is working with StepZen on a mission to make GraphQL adoption easy and scalable.
Talk: Rock Solid React and GraphQL Apps for People in a Hurry
Ryan is a full stack developer and loves all things React, Node, and GraphQL. He's also a big fan of web security, a topic he has written about extensively and taught thousands of developers on. Ryan is also the founder of CourseLift, a course hosting platform that helps authors earn more from their online courses. He blogs at ryanchenkie.com.
Senior Engineering Manager, Canada
Talk: GraphQL. State management
Ankita has over 10 years of Software development experience that started with helping small businesses develop apps. Currently she is taking a break and enjoying exploring more entrepreneurial opportunities. Previously, she is a Senior Engineering Manager at WealthSimple, leading teams and helping define the future of FinTech in Canada. She also worked as a Tech Lead, Solution Architect, and Lead developer at companies such as Loblaw Digital, Rangle.io, and IBM Canada. Ankita has architected and scaled many web and mobile apps for clients using React, GraphQL, React Native and Next.js. She loves public speaking and has spoken at several conferences worldwide, allowing her to pursue her passion for travel. Ankita is also an instructor on Udemy and ZeroToMastery and loves sharing content online.
Talk: Schemas Everywhere: Understanding GraphQL, Databases & Prisma
I'm Sabin Adams, and I've been working in web development for about ten years now. I love solving problems and making tools that make developers' lives easier, and currently, I work as a developer advocate for Prisma. Teaching, speaking, and writing about web development is my passion!
The Guild, France
Talk: GraphQL Code Generator v3: generate GraphQL types has never been easier!
The Guild, Germany
Talk: Future-Proof GraphQL Schema Design
Talk: Modern GraphQL API Security Testing
Scott Gerlach is Co-founder and Chief Security Officer at StackHawk, a Denver-based startup focused on empowering engineers to easily identify and remediate security bugs. Scott brings over two decades of security and engineering experience to his current role, having served as CSO, CISO, and in other executive leadership functions at companies like SendGrid, Twilio, and GoDaddy. When he's not at work, you'll find Scott spending time with family, brewing beer, and playing guitar.
Talk: GraphQL won’t solve your performance problems, but @defer might help
Lucas is a Solutions Architect at Apollo Graph, working with companies on GraphQL implementations at scale. Prior to his time at Apollo Graph he worked at Twitch, helping game developers bring new experiences to the site. When not working, he spends his time gaming and exploring NYC.
Talk: No Code? No Problem! How GraphQL Servers Break and How to Harden Your Resolvers
Kevin is currently leading the GraphQL engineering team at Solo.io. Formerly a big data infra admin at HubSpot, Kevin is passionate about the infrastructure space and giving to the community, with contributions to many open source projects such as Envoy, Flagger, and Gloo. Kevin enjoys working with customers and community users on real problems facing them today, and is excited to help bring organizations to Envoy, Istio, and a more modern, cloud-native, tech stack.
Darrell is a senior software engineer and the GraphQL team lead at Neo4j, where he primarily works with TypeScript and of course, GraphQL! After many years of building GraphQL services, he has brought his passion for the technology to the company to build a library which will enable users to quickly get up and running with GraphQL and Neo4j. Darrell joined Neo4j at the start of 2021 following 7 years working in the public sector, which started with an apprenticeship where he learnt how to develop software. Darrell enjoys staying active by going to the gym and cycling, and plays Brazilian samba drums!
Talk: Real-Time Data Updates for Neo4j Using GraphQL Subscriptions