Nir Shtein is a multifaceted engineer, lecturer, public speaker, and author with a deep focus on open-source software (OSS), Kubernetes, Golang, DevOps, and backend engineering. He has imparted his knowledge through lectures, articles, and podcasts and has held various leadership positions, including Academy Lecturer, Tech Lead, Team Lead, and Software Engineer. 

Throughout his career, Nir has transitioned from working in large corporations to dynamic early-stage startups, embraced academic roles, and developed distinctive open-source projects. He has been an active participant in Accelerate programs, further enriching his professional experience. 

Over the years, Nir has delivered lectures on an international scale and authored several articles that have reached a global audience. He has contributed to numerous OSS projects, with his most successful project amassing over 100,000 users. 

In addition to his professional achievements, Nir has mentored many individuals, guiding them into the high-tech industry and helping them to kickstart their careers. Beyond work, he enjoys reading, listening to podcasts, engaging in sports, cooking, and exploring new places, constantly seeking new experiences and knowledge.




Noopur Tanwar is a professional in Software Development, specializing in backend development and mobile app development, with a focus on Microservices. She has worked in various industries such as automobiles, telecommunications, retail, and transport. With expertise in languages such as Java, Kotlin, and Golang, Noopur possesses a strong understanding of their technical concepts and idiomatic coding practices. Her experience in software development could provide insights into how technology is portrayed in literature. 

Currently, Noopur works as a Senior Backend Developer in Golang at Quest Global, where she is working on developing APIs for the Jio App. Her work contributes towards making code more readable, maintainable, scalable, and reliable across the organization. 

Noopur’s passion lies in writing code that is not only functional but also solve problems efficiently and elegantly. This passion drives her to constantly strive for improvement, to meticulously refine every piece of code she works on, and to explore new technologies and methodologies. 

Gaurav Arora is a Microsoft MVP award recipient. He serves as a Mentor of Change with AIM NITI Aayog, Government of India, and as a Business Coach with Business Blaster, Government of NCT of Delhi. Additionally, he is a lifetime member of the Computer Society of India (CSI) and serves as an advisory member and senior mentor at IndiaMentor. Gaurav is certified as a Scrum trainer and coach, ITIL-F certified, and PRINCE-F and PRINCE-P certified. He is also an opensource developer and contributes to the Microsoft TechNet community. Gaurav has authored books across various technologies and has recently been recognized as a world record holder for writing books on exceptional technologies