Simon Maple is the Principal Developer Advocate at Snyk, with a focus and passion around AI. He’s been a Java Champion since 2014, JavaOne Rockstar speaker in 2014 and 2017, Duke’s Choice award winner, and Virtual JUG founder. He is an experienced speaker, having presented at JavaOne, DevoxxBE, UK, & FR, DevNexus, DevSecCon, SnykCon, JavaZone, Jfokus, JavaLand, JMaghreb and many more including many JUG tours. His passion is around user groups and communities. When not traveling, Simon enjoys spending quality time with his family, cooking and eating great food.