Chad Phillips – Apartment Lines

Chad has been involved in the FreeSWITCH community since 2008, with heavy emphasis in Verto/WebRTC integration, and advanced call workflows via Lua scripting. He’s contributed heavily to open source projects over the years, and is an advocate for the power of sharing technology in community.

Dovid Bender – Flat Planet Phone

Dovid has been working for Flat Planet phone for the last 16+ years as employee #2. Over time he has helped bring the company from several servers to multiple POP’s around the world including France, New York, Cyprus, and Israel. Dovid’s major skill set is in telephony, networking, and troubleshooting. A big part of what he does is solving customers issues be it bugs, faulty networks etc.

Flavio Goncalves – voip.school

Flavio considers himself a geek, entrepreneur and surfer, not necessarily in this order. With surf he learned a lesson, practice does not always lead to perfection!

He has 30 years of experience in IT and 20 in Real Time Communications. He’s the author of the books, Asterisk Configuration Guide and Building Telephony Systems with OpenSIPS.

He founded several companies related to Voice over IP, VOffice a systems integrator, SipPulse a Softswitch Dev house, voip.school and WeHostVoIP, an easy to use PaaS company.

Tim Panton – pi.pe gmbh

Tim has written a cleanroom webRTC implementation for small IoT cameras and contributes to the WebRTC standards efforts at the IETF and W3C. He had one patch accepted in freeswitch, which Anthm completely rewrote so it worked.

Mojtaba Esfandiari.S – NasimTelecom

Mojtaba Esfandiari.S. has a master’s Degree in Information Technology of Ferduwsi University of Mashhad in Iran in 2015. He worked in IP-PBX laboratory in FUM for some research projects. He is a
VoIP consultant and software engineer that focused on SIP service solutions for operators and carriers, and works as R&D manager. He has 13 years of experience in developing software switches.

Sandro Gauci – Enable Security GmbH

Sandro Gauci leads operations and research at Enable Security. To the real-time communications community he is known as the original developer of SIPVicious OSS, the SIP security toolset. At Enable Security, he helps develop offensive security tools in the RTC space and provides security consultancy, training and penetration testing services.

Jiri Kuthan – intuitive labs

Jiri is CTO and co-founder at intuitive labs. Before intuitive, Jiri joined Tekelec and later of Oracle by the way of acquisition of iptelorg, another company Jiri co-founded that became known for creating SIP Express Router, now known as kamalio. Jiri’s professional origins reach to research institute Fraunhofer Fokus where he participated in early research on VoIP and security. Jiri has co-authored a book on VoIP security and participated in several IETF working groups relating to NAT traversal.