Speaker Details

Laurentiu Spilca

Laurentiu Spilca, also known to friends as Laur, is a multifaceted professional renowned in the fields of software development and training. Since 2007, he has been an influential figure in these areas, currently serving as a dedicated development lead and trainer at Endava. In this role, he oversees the development of projects with global installations.

Laurentiu's expertise primarily lies in Java and Spring development, and he is recognized as a skilled technology instructor. His passion for sharing knowledge and up-skilling others in software development is evident in his extensive teaching experience. Over the past decade, he has delivered thousands of hours of training to more than 3,000 students, including involvement in courses at the Mathematics and Informatics Faculty of Bucharest University.

Apart from his role at Endava, Laurentiu has made significant contributions to the community through his YouTube channel, which focuses on Java and adjacent technologies. He is also an accomplished author, having written notable books such as “Spring Security in Action” and “Spring Start Here”, both published by Manning Publications.

Laurentiu's commitment to continuous learning and his belief in the importance of balancing technical learning with other activities are central to his philosophy. His ability to simplify complex concepts and deliver insightful talks has made him a respected figure in the industry and a sought-after speaker at various prestigious events around the world.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Laurentiu is passionate about traveling, music, and scuba diving, further highlighting his well-rounded personality.

In this talk, I'll dive into the essential aspects of integration testing within the Spring Security framework. I will share practical strategies and advanced techniques to effectively test security features in Spring applications, ensuring their robustness and reliability. This session is designed for developers and testers who want to deepen their understanding of Spring Security. I'll blend theoretical knowledge with real-world examples to enhance the security and quality of your software projects. Whether you're just starting with Spring Security or looking to refine your skills, my talk will provide valuable insights and best practices for integration testing in this crucial area of cybersecurity.