Microservices Summit

June 16, 2016 | New York, NY


Inspired by the success of companies like Netflix and Amazon, organizations around the world are utilizing microservice architecture to enable faster software development and a higher degree of system safety. The API360 Microservices Summit, brought to you by the API Academy and CA Technologies, will explore industry standards for microservice implementation and the cutting edge of microservice design.

Attendees will hear API Academy experts and a range of industry thought leaders share their experiences and insights around microservice architecture. Special guest Mel Conway will be on hand to discuss the importance of Conway’s Law to microservice implementations and to share his research on humanizing the craft of software development. Attendees will receive a free digital copy of the API Academy team’s new O’Reilly book Microservice Architecture.




Attend the API360 Microservices Summit to participate in sessions led by the API Academy’s experts and featuring industry leaders who are implementing innovative microservices initiatives in the field.


Hover over or tap on the speakers’ images to read their bios.




mel jon vijay
Mel Conway Jon Moore Vijay Alagarasan
Inventor, Educator,
Creator of “Conway’s Law”
Senior Fellow
Principal Architect
@conways_law @jon_moore @vijayalagarasan
holger sangeeta cassandra
Holger Reinhardt Sangeeta Narayanan Cassandra Shum
Haufe-Lexware Group
Director of Engineering
Lead Developer/Consultant
@hlgr360 @sangeetan @cassiend
adrian erich irakli
Adrian Trenaman Erich Ess Irakli Nadareishvili
SVP Engineering
HBC Digital
@adrian_trenaman @egerhardess @inadarei
Lou mike-am ron
Lou Powell Mike Amundsen Ronnie Mitra
Founding Partner
Vanick Digital
Director of API Architecture
API Academy
Director of API Design
API Academy
@vanicklou @mamund @mitraman
Erik-Wilde matt
Erik Wilde Matt McLarty
Director of Technologies
API Academy
API Academy
@dret @mattmclartybc





Hover over or tap on a session title to read its abstract.

8:30–9am Registration
9-9:15am Introduction – Matt McLarty
9:15-9:45am Ronnie Mitra – Microservices in Harmony
9:45-10:15am Holger Reinhardt, Haufe-Lexware – The Automated Monolith
10:15-10:30am Break
10:30-11:30am Panel: Microservices Implementation Lessons, moderated by Lou Powell (Vanick Digital)
Erich Ess (jet.com), Sangeeta Narayanan (Netflix)
Cassandra Shum (Thoughtworks), Adrian Trenaman (HBC)
11:30am-12pm Vijay Alagarasan, Asurion – Microservice Anti-Patterns
12-1pm Lunch
1-1:15pm Welcome Back – Mike Amundsen
1:15-1:45PM Erik Wilde – Microservices and Web Architecture
1:45-2:30pm Mel Conway & Mike Amundsen – One-on-One with Mel Conway
2:30-2:45pm Break
2:45-3:15pm Jon Moore, Comcast – Surviving Partial Failure in a Microservices Jungle
3:15-3:45pm Irakli Nadareishvili, ReferWell – Microservices Blind Spots
3:45-4pm Q&A
4-5pm Reception



The Helen Mills Event & Theatre space is a unique venue in the heart of New York City. It was established in 2005 with the idea of bringing people together, whether for business, celebration or the arts.


137 W 26th St.

New York, NY



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