Category: about/contributors/

Dr. Alexander Boehm, SAP

Dr. Alexander Boehm is a database architect working on SAP´s HANA in-memory database management system. His focus is on performance optimization and holistic improvements of enterprise architectures, in particular application server/DBMS co-design. Prior to...

Carlo Zapponi, The Guardian

Carlo Zapponi works as Data Visualization designer at The Guardian (London). Prior to joining The Guardian, he worked for Microsoft and Nokia as Data Visualization Specialist in the Consumer Intelligence team, where he was...

Steve Sarsfield, HP Vertica

Steve Sarsfield, Product Marketing Manager, HP Vertica Steve Sarsfield is an author and expert in data management and data governance. His book “The Data Governance Imperative” is a comprehensive exploration of data governance from...

Christopher Surdak, Consultant

Christopher Surdak, JD Technology Evangelist, Award-Winning Author, Engineer, Data Scientist, Rocket Scientist, and Global Expert in Information Governance, Analytics, Privacy Policy, Social Media and eDiscovery Christopher Surdak is an industry-recognized expert in Collaboration and...

Dr. Jake Porway, DataKind

Jake Porway, DataKind Founder and Executive Director. Jake Porway is a machine learning and technology enthusiast who loves nothing more than seeing good values in data. He is the founder and executive director of...

Sonali Parthasarathy, Accenture Technology Labs

Sonali Parthasarathy is an R&D Associate Manager at Accenture Technology Labs. Her field of expertise includes big data architecture, in-memory technologies, real-time complex event processing and on-premise cloud automated architecture. She presented a talk...

Lutz Finger, LinkedIn

LUTZ FINGER, a director at LinkedIn, is an authority on social media and text analytics. He`s also co-founder and former CEO of Fisheye Analytics, a media data-mining company whose products support governments and various...

Thanigai Vellore, Art.com

Thanigai Vellore, Lead architect, Art.com Thanigai is an enterprise architect, technologist and innovator with over 15 years of progressive experience specializing in building large, highly scalable software systems. At Art.com, Thanigai is the lead...

Mohak Shah, Bosch Research

Mohak Shah is an analytics leader and research scientist at Bosch Research, USA, with significant experience in organization formation, strategy, and end-to-end data science engagements. He has participated in functional and strategic capacity in...