Adobe ColdFusion Summit East 2019

The 4th Annual Adobe ColdFusion Summit East was held on April 10th in Washington, D.C. At the interactive summit, attendees joined Adobe ColdFusion experts to learn how agencies across the U.S. are leveraging ColdFusion to rapidly build and deploy web and mobile applications.

The day was filled with engaging sessions and concurrent breakout tracks that:

  • Discussed how Adobe is committed to ColdFusion, both now and in the future
  • Provided insight into ColdFusion improvements and its surrounding ecosystems
  • Explored product improvements Adobe has in store for the future roadmap of ColdFusion


To re-visit some of the materials you saw or check out the presentations you missed,
register on the right to gain access to available materials for each session.


General Sessions

Opening Keynote

Ashish Garg, Director of Engineering, Adobe
Dan Fredericks, Senior Associate, ICF International
Chason Hecht, Founder and CEO, Retensa
Rakshith Naresh, Product Manager for ColdFusion, Adobe

Track 1

Geek out with the Smart Language Additions in ColdFusion 2019
Rakshith Naresh, Product Manager for ColdFusion, Adobe

Making Your Applications Fast and Furious with the New Performance Monitoring Toolset in CF 2018!
Elishia Dvorak, ColdFusion Solution Consultant & Evangelist, Adobe

Adobe ColdFusion 2018 Hidden Gems
Charlie Arehart, ColdFusion Troubleshooting Consultant, CArehart.org

Securing Mature CFML Codebases
Pete Freitag, Software Engineer & Web Consultant, Foundeo Inc.

Step into Serverless with AWS and Adobe ColdFusion
Brian Klaas, Senior Technology Officer, Johns Hopkins University

Track 2

Faster Queries in ColdFusion & SQL Server
Eric Cobb, Database Development Manager, Centauri Health Solutions, Inc.

Refreshing Your UI: Modern Uses for WebSockets
Giancarlo Gomez, Owner, CrossTrackr, Inc. and Fuse Developments, Inc. & Senior Web Application Developer, Duty Free Americas

CF + ReactJS
Minh Vo, Lead Engineer, Draft STudios & Head of Development and Security, Advantage Data Inc.

The Many Hidden Benefits of the Adobe API Manager to Unlock the Power of API
Brian Sappey, Applications Architect, Market America & Manager of Engineering, SHOP.com

Revamp Your Monolith with Hierarchical MV
Luis Majano, President, Ortus Solutions