KEYNOTE: Netlify -- Developing the Modern Web with Jamstack


Matt Biilmann
Netlify, Co-Founder and CEO

Mathias (Matt) Biilmann is CEO of Netlify, a company he co-founded in 2014 and today is one of the fastest-growing web development platforms. He has been building developer tools, content management systems and web infrastructure for more than 30 years and is recognized for coining the term “Jamstack.” An active participant in open source, Matt has contributed to well-known projects in more than a dozen languages at all layers of the stack. Matt grew up in Denmark, where he trained as a musician and music journalist. 


The Jamstack movement has forever changed the trajectory of the web by decoupling backend and frontend technologies. Today, the Jamstack provides nearly limitless choices to developers designing the best customer experiences in web applications. Netlify’s platform unites the Jamstack ecosystem of modern web technologies with a great developer experience, helping developers create dynamic, scalable, secure apps..

To deliver the speed and agility that developers need when moving to a modern Jamstack architecture, Netlify continues to expand its platform to provide a workflow and productivity that natively integrates with every major web framework, API and developer tool. In this session, Matt will introduce the concepts of this architecture, highlight how to best utilize this integrated platform, and unveil how these workflows can unleash developer productivity for your team.