Codess Prague

Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Clear your calendar - It's going down! This is the 5th year of Codess event in Prague. You're invited to take part in the festivities. Come one, come all, bring a guest, and hang loose. This is going to be awesome! 


The Venue 

Microsoft Office | Prague, Czech Republic

We will have finger food, cakes, drinks and little swag ready for you in the beautiful space of our office. The venue takes place on the ground floor. 


Ramya Senkutuvan

Software Engineer 2 - Microsoft - Skype

I am Ramya, a software engineer in Microsoft. I graduated from PES University in Bangalore and immediately after which I started working in Microsoft in Hyderabad. 3 years later I moved to Seattle and worked for Microsoft in Redmond. 2 years after that I started working for Skype in the beautiful city of Prague. Microsoft has given me wonderful opportunities to be a part of three amazing cultures as well as express my self by being a part of creating different products.

Stepan Bechynsky

Azure IoT Technical Solution Professional - Microsoft

Stepan joined Microsoft at 2006 as Technical Evangelist. After nine years he left Microsoft to start working as European Cloud Team Lead at pharmaceutical company MSD. He spent in pharma industry one and half year to rejoin Microsoft back. His responsibility in new role is to help companies with Proof of Concept and architecture of IoT solutions in CEE region using Microsoft Azure. In free time Stepan visiting cooking school and cook for friends as hobby.

Iryna Kulakova

Senior Software Engineering Manager - Microsoft - Dynamics 365

Iryna joined Microsoft 5 years ago as Software Engineer in Skype. She has rich experience with engineering and architecting distributed high-scalable systems.Main Iryna’s mission was move legacy Skype system to brand new Cloud infrastructure.

Since begin of 2017 she joined Microsoft Dynamics CRM as Tech Lead in Segmentation team.She proved herself as technical expert in Cloud/BigData processing systems, and as person who can lead a team to deliver product.

In her spare time, Iryna takes care about her son and dog, reading tech blogs and articles, and balancing her obsession of great food with her love of fitness.”

Aishe Krishnamurthy

Principal Program Manager - Microsoft

Aishe is the Principal Program Manager for Microsoft’s next generation cross-platform Skype application. She is a recognized leader in driving several globally recognized software releases like the Skype web client on Microsoft O365, Skype on Xbox, Skype on tablets and Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP. She studied computer science engineering in India and started her career at Siemens developing medical imaging software. She’s taken on various roles, including software lead, technical project manager, program manager and release manager in Seattle, Copenhagen and Prague. She enjoys working with globally distributed teams on complex client releases, and transforming ambiguity into a smooth and predictable engineering rhythm.

Martin Cizler

Principal Group Engineering Manager - Microsoft

Martin is a seasoned engineering leader who likes to create cool products that makes people’s lives better. He believes that having a diverse team with a plurality of opinions is the right recipe to building things that are used and loved by any user anywhere in the world. Martin cares about happiness in the workplace and an open environment where everyone feels confident and secure to share ideas and concerns. He is an ambassador of the principle of end-to-end ownership and motivates his team of developers to think as the user, talk to their users and play an active part in shaping the final product. Martin enjoys participating in hackathons so that his coding skills don’t get too rusty. Before joining Skype in 2013, Martin has held various engineering and management roles at, Oracle, Sun Microsystems and others. In his free time, Martin likes to experiment with sound design and music production.


Time Event
17:50 - 18:30 Registration and Welcome Drinks
Sign in, grab your nametag and a snack.
18:30 - 19:00 Welcome Speech
Welcome speech by Martin Cizler and Aishe Krishnamurthy
19:00 - 20:30 Presentations
Ramya Senkutuvan, Stepan Behyncky, Iryna Kulakova
20:30 - 22:30 Meet & Greet
Meet and enjoy cocktails and finger-food with industry peers.
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