New England Software Symposium

September 28 - 30, 2018

Full Stack Reactive programming

Sunday - Sep 30 9:00 AM - CARLISLE

Venkat Subramaniam

Venkat Subramaniam

Founder of Agile Developer, Inc.

Reactive programming is no longer a fancy idea. It is not only gaining popularity and acceptance, it is being widely adopted in almost every level of software architecture.

In this presentation we will spend a short time reviewing what reactive programming is, the core characteristics, and then dive into different parts of a typical enterprise application and see how reactive programming is serving to improve the performance and scale.

About Venkat Subramaniam

Dr. Venkat Subramaniam is an award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., creator of, and an instructional professor at the University of Houston.

He has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and is a regularly-invited speaker at several international conferences. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with sustainable agile practices on their software projects.

Venkat is a (co)author of multiple technical books, including the 2007 Jolt Productivity award winning book Practices of an Agile Developer. You can find a list of his books at You can reach him by email at or on twitter at @venkat_s.