Mark Heckler


Mark Heckler is a Pivotal Principal Technologist & Spring Developer Advocate, conference speaker, published author, & Java Champion focusing upon developing innovative production-ready software at velocity for the Cloud and IoT applications. He has worked with key players in the manufacturing, retail, medical, scientific, telecom, and financial industries and various public sector organizations to develop and deliver critical capabilities on time and on budget. Mark is an open source contributor and author/curator of a developer-focused blog ( and an occasionally interesting Twitter account (@mkheck).

Full-stack Reactive Java with Project Reactor & Spring Boot 2
Want to know more about reactive programming & especially reactive Java? Learn about the reactive streams initiative, Project Reactor, and how Spring 5 & Spring Boot 2 integrate a fully reactive model throughout the entire stack. LIVE CODING & testing take attendees past the theoretical and into real understanding.