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How to become a superhero without even leaving your desk!

Small Talk
Cutting Edge Technology for Sustainability

With global warming on the rise, viral pandemics affecting every nation and extinction threatening more than 40,000 species the world has never needed superheros more! Are you ready to use your powers to save the world?

In this session we’ll explore the various ways our coding super powers can help to make a positive impact on our society and the planet we inhabit.

Scheduled on Friday from 15:15 to 15:40 (Europe/Kiev) in Stream 3


Grace Jansen


Grace is a Developer Advocate at IBM, working with Open Liberty and Reactive Technologies. She has been with IBM since graduating from Exeter University with a Degree in Biology. Grace enjoys bringing a varied perspective to her projects and using her knowledge of biological systems to simplify complex software patterns and architectures. As a developer advocate, Grace builds POC’s, demos and sample applications, and writes guides and tutorials. She is a regular presenter at international technology conferences and has recently authored a book on reactive systems. Grace also has a keen passion for encouraging more women into STEM and especially Technology careers.