Symposium Committee

The Symposium Committee is heavily involved in selecting session topics, agenda building, and promoting the event. To become a part of the Symposium Committee, please contact Steve George

Dr. Szabó Kálmán, IT Manager, Fundamenta-Lakáskassza Zrt.

Kálmán Szabó leads Fundamenta-Lakáskassza, the market leader Bausparkasse in Hungary. He is responsible for IT strategy, operation and development since 1997. Kálmán has built up the IT department of the company. He initiated the integration of the different front end sales systems in the Liferay platform in 2009.

Kálmán holds a MSc. degree in Electronics Engineering from the Technical University of Budapest and a PhD in Physics. He took part in the scientific research and education at the Technical Universities in Budapest and Karlsruhe/Germany. Thereafter Kálmán broadened his software experience as a senior developer in Germany.

Garai Lajos, IT Application Support Team-leader, MAVIR Zrt.

Lajos Garai leads the Application support team in the Application Service Department in MAVIR. This team is mainly responsible for the portal, service desk, document management  and workflow solutions. He is responsible for  the creation, upgrade and support of these applications and works mainly as an architect or project manager in application development, infrastructure enlargement and consolidating projects.

Sasi Péter, Chief Business Development Officer, Multipass Solutions Zrt.

Peter, as the former Head of consulting for Enterprise Content Management services has a deep understanding of the information management challenges of large enterprises and other organizations. His current responsibility is the market and partner network development for the two new offerings of Multipass: INVITO for mobile decision management and ECM access and Voyager CMX, the universal toolkit for mass data and content processing.

Peter has been working with Liferay solutions already in its early years, and ever since has kept an eye on this promising and intensely  developing platform. Even in his current position he keeps the connection: INVITO and Voyager CMX already support Liferay with factory adapters, thus making them third party solutions in the rapidly evolving ecosystem around Liferay.

Dibó Zoltán, Head of Java Division, Webtown-Informatika Kft.

Zoltán leads the Java division in the company, and leads most of it's Liferay projects as a senior project manager and Liferay specialist at Webtown. He started at Webtown as a project manager in 2007 and one of the first to be involveld in Webtown's initial Liferay projects. He has managed over 15 Liferay projects and is involved in many others. This has helped him gain immense  experience in Liferay solutions and capabilities.

Kozma Vilmos, Leader - Web Technologies, Aitia International Inc.

Vilmos Kozma is a software engineer with extensive experience in the fields of Java and Java EE platform. He works at AITIA International Zrt, a Liferay partner, as senior developer and leads the group involved in web development. He drew Aitia's attention to Liferay in 2009 and as a result it became a strategic platform for web based solutions at the company. He is quite experienced in other Java based technologies including but not limited to Spring framework, Hibernate, JPA, JSP, etc. Vilmos has a B.Sc in Computer Sciences from Széchenyi István University, Győr (2003).

Balogh Zsolt, Support Engineering Team Leader, Liferay Hungary

Zsolt Balogh leads the Hungarian support team that serves Liferay's customer base for all of Europe and Australia. In this capacity, he supervises Liferay's professional response to our clients' technical challenges. Zsolt's methodical nature, quick thinking, and deep technical knowledge allow him and the team to tackle the many challenges clients inevitably encounter when deploying enterprise software.

Zsolt has been an active member of the Liferay community long before the establishment of Liferay Hungary, and he is proud to demonstrate his devotion to the Liferay community and vision.

Event Snapshot

Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget
Budapest, Hungary

Date: May 17, 2012

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