Theo Schlossnagle is an industry veteran and serial entrepreneur having bootstrapped four Internet startups over the last twenty years. He has technical focuses on distributed systems and scalability and broad participation in the industry through several roles with the ACM including the Practitioner Board and ACM's Queue. He is currently serving the elected position of ACM Member at Large (2018-2022). An active member of the open source community and The Apache Software Foundation, his touch and contribution are far and wide with over 200 open source projects.
Theo simultaneously focuses on technology and people by speaking on career development, leadership, and ethics.