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Jonas Bonér

Public Speaker.
Powder Skier.
Perpetual Learner.
Jazz Fanatic.
Wannabee Musician.

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I’m CEO and Founder of Lightbend, building a Serverless and Cloud platform for Cloud Native applications—implementing the reactive principles and the reactive manifesto, documents that I initiated and co-authored.

In 2011 I became a java champion, in 2012 I was voted as the number one developer in Sweden, and in 2020 I become the Chair of the Reactive Foundation. See my Interviews and Resumé pages for more info.

Code, Talks, & Writings

I’m a long time contributor to the Open Source community; most notably created the Akka actor-based distributed systems platform and the AspectWerkz AOP compiler and runtime. See my GitHub page for some of my recent projects.

On the Talks page you can find a list with video recordings from my talks throughout the years, and if you are interested in my articles, books, and white papers then head over to the Writings page.