Kevin is a software engineer and international speaker talking mostly about Java, Quarkus and Cloud Native Development & Deployment practices. He currently works as developer advocate at Red Hat, on a mission to supercharge developer joy and productivity using Open Source as the guiding light. He previously worked as a (Lead) Software Engineer at a variety of organizations across the world ranging from small startups to large US enterprises and even government agencies.
Kevin is actively involved in Open Source communities, contributing to projects such as Quarkus, Knative, Apache Camel, and Podman (Desktop); and as committee member of the Belgian Kubernetes Meetup group as well as the Belgian Java User Group.
Kevin speaks English, Dutch, French and Italian fluently and is currently based in Belgium, having lived in Italy and the USA as well.
In his free time you can find him somewhere in the wild hiking, gravel biking, snowboarding or packrafting.