Peter "ribasushi" Rabbitson
Current edition's Guest Speaker
The chainsaw delegate (release manager) of DBIx::Class since 2008
A precision-perl devotee and resident sorcerer leading the crusade against all things "backwards-incompatible" and "too damn slow"
Talks submitted: "SQL for accountants: understanding the beast via Spreadsheets" (20 minutes), "Advanced SQL for programmers: understanding the power of the beast via Spreadsheets" (40 minutes) and "Are you ready for the imminent collapse?!" (lightning talk)
Writer of code, yeller of words, Sawyer X has been working in and with Perl for longer than he can remember, mostly because his memory is terrible.
He is a CPAN author, frequent conference speaker, and organizer of Perl Mongers events.
Talks submitted: "XS Fun" (20 minutes), "do_this() and die; " (20 minutes) and "Unstupidifying MP3 tagging" (lightning talk)
Mihai Pop is 22 and he recently got his Bachelor Degree in Computing Science.
He's been programming in Perl for more than a year and took part in London Perl Workshop 2012 and YAPC::Europe 2013, where he held a lightning talk as a Perl newbie.
7 years' experience in academic debate as a debater, judge and event organizer
Talks submitted: "Perl 6 OOP" (40 minutes) and "Perl 6 asynchronous programming" (20 minutes)