Ask Me Anything Session

Time: Tuesday, December 7th, 16:00-17:30 CET (10:00 - 11:30 EST)
Costs: Free

Do you want to explore more about DDD, CQRS, Event Sourcing, and Axon? Are you already using Axon and need advice on how to improve your application? Can our team help you with your day-to-day challenges?

Join us for this session where you’ll be able to ask our experts any questions related to Axon Framework, Axon Server, AxonIQ Cloud and Event-driven Architecture. 

Ask our experts: Sara Pellegrini, experienced Software Engineers and speaker on DDD at AxonIQ; and Milan Savic, experienced Software Engineer and Event Sourcing advocate at AxonIQ.

Moderated by Sara Torrey, the creator of the “Explore Axon” podcast and software engineer at AxonIQ, this session is the place to be regardless of your level of expertise or experience.

Key takeaways:

  • CQRS and Event Sourcing fundamentals
  • Implementation Microservices Architecture
  • Use architectural patterns 
  • Switch from Monolith to Microservices
  • Axon’s use cases
  • Industry Best practices


Milan Savic, Software engineer at AxonIQ

Milan Savić

Software engineer AxonIQ

Milan Savić is Software Engineer at AxonIQ. Milan has experience with various software projects ranging from chemical analyzers to contactless mobile payment systems. In some of those projects, CQRS and Event Sourcing came as a natural solution, but things had to be built from scratch almost every time.

Finding out about Axon Framework got him interested in being a part of the solution. In March 2018 he joined AxonIQ team on a mission to build tools which will help others in building event-driven, reactive systems.

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Sara Pellegrini

Software Engineer AxonIQ

A enthusiastic and proactive IT professional who specializes in analysis, design and development of web applications.

Experienced in agile software development methods (Certified Scrum Master and Product Owner). Able to see things from a different perspective, with an all-around approach to software development, from coding skills, to high level architectural view.

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Sara Torrey

Software Developer AxonIQ

Sara Torrey is a software developer at AxonIQ. She is a self-taught backend developer, who has worked with various programming languages and frameworks, namely Java and Spring Boot. She comes from a rather unusual background; she studied Music in university and graduate school.

She performed with various opera companies and symphonies in California and Houston and taught voice and piano for nearly twenty years before transitioning to software development and technology. She became interested in software architecture, DDD, and Event Sourcing in 2020. Through that, she began exploring Axon Framework and took several training courses before joining the team at AxonIQ in June 2020.

Sara loves connecting with other developers and individuals who are transitioning into the fields of technology and software development. Coming from a teaching background, she truly enjoys teaching and communicating with others through various platforms such as training, webinars, podcasts, and social media. She is the creator and host of Exploring Axon, a podcast in which she investigates Axon Framework, Axon Server, and their ecosystem. She was also a host of the Raising Code Podcast, where alongside three other mom developers she discussed the challenges and benefits of entering the world of software development while raising children. She currently resides in Houston with her husband, two sons, and their dog.

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