Alchemy Conf
Ben Smith

Ben Smith

Bringing event sourcing to the functional world of Elixir

Ben Smith

Ben has been building event-driven Elixir applications for the past few years. His popular open source Commanded and EventStore libraries provide a solid technical foundation allowing companies to focus on modelling their business using domain-specific events.

José Valim

José Valim

Creator of the Elixir programming language

José Valim

José Valim is the creator of the Elixir programming language and Chief Adoption Officer at Dashbit, a company that focuses on Sustainable Open Source and Continuous Adoption to boost the Elixir ecosystem. He is also a seasoned speaker, the author of three programming books, and an active member of the Open Source community

Marlus Saraiva

Marlus Saraiva

Software Engineer at Dashbit and Open-source developer

Marlus Saraiva

Marlus Saraiva is a Software Engineer with over 20 years of experience building systems and leading teams to deliver products in different domains and technologies. His work ranges from enterprise finance/accounting systems to open-source tools. Marlus currently enjoys being part of the Dashbit team creating exciting things like Broadway and Surface.

Michał Muskała

Michał Muskała

Software engineer, open-source developer, speaker and trainer

Michał Muskała

Software engineer, open-source developer, speaker and trainer. He contributes to multiple open source projects including Elixir and OPT and maintains some of his own including Jason - the most popular projects on hex.pm.

When not programming, he enjoys reading, travelling, and sailing - no matter if sunny, rainy or stormy. It's even better if all of those are combined!