Laurenţiu Spilcă

Principal Development Consultant


Technical Debt. A guide for developers and managers


Laurentiu Spilca is a highly accomplished development lead with a profound passion for Java development. Renowned in the community for their expertise, they have garnered widespread recognition through their influential YouTube channel and their authorship of three acclaimed books: ““Spring Security in Action””; ““String Start Here””, and ““Troubleshooting Java””. With an extensive knowledge of Java and its frameworks, Laurentiu Spilca has emerged as a sought-after speaker, captivating audiences at numerous prestigious events worldwide. Their ability to simplify complex concepts and deliver insightful talks has made them a respected figure in the industry. Join Laurentiu Spilca at the conference to gain valuable insights and discover new dimensions in the world of Java development.


In the ever-evolving landscape of software development, technical debt lurks as an invisible nemesis, ready to hinder progress and jeopardize projects. In this talk, join us as we embark on a transformative expedition through three gripping stories illuminating the treacherous path of technical debt. Discover the perils within the realms of technical debt, as we delve into its potentially catastrophic consequences. From suffocating productivity to impeding innovation, we will explore the dangers that loom when technical debt is left unchecked. But don’t despair, for within these stories also lie valuable insights on how developers can leverage the power of technical debt to their advantage. Uncover the hidden benefits that arise from embracing technical debt responsibly. Gain valuable knowledge on navigating the fine line between technical debt as a burden and a strategic tool. Learn how adept developers can harness its potential to meet deadlines, enhance adaptability, and accelerate development cycles.

This talk will empower developers, architects, and managers alike, providing them with the insights and wisdom needed to navigate the complex terrain of software development with confidence, efficiency, and resilience.

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