Category: about/contributors/

Dr. Meichun Hsu, HP Vertica

Meichun Hsu, HP Vertica Mei has been a research director at Analytics Lab at HP Vertica. Her recent research work is on analytics platform, with an emphasis on analysis of structured and unstructured text...

Emil Eifrem, Neo4j

Emil Eifrem, CEO Neo Technology Emil is the founder of Neo4j, the most widely deployed graph database on the planet, CEO of its commercial sponsor Neo Technology and a co-author of the O’Reilly book...

Eric Frenkiel, MemSQL

Eric Frenkiel co-founded MemSQL and has served as CEO since inception. Before MemSQL, Eric worked at Facebook on partnership development. He has worked in various engineering and sales engineering capacities at both consumer and...

Prof. Gunnar Carlsson, Ayasdi

Gunnar Carlsson President and Co-Founder, Ayasdi. Gunnar Carlsson is one of the most renowned mathematicians in the world. He is Ayasdi’s President and a co-founder and has an undergraduate degree from Harvard University and...

Cameron Turner, The Data Guild

Cameron Turner, Principal & Co-Founder, The Data Guild Combining an extensive background in product research, data analysis, program management, and software development, Cameron co-founded The Data Guild in Palo Alto in 2013. Before this,...

Josh Wills, Cloudera

Josh Wills is Cloudera’s Senior Director of Data Science, working with customers and engineers to develop Hadoop-based solutions across a wide-range of industries. Prior to joining Cloudera, Josh worked at Google, where he worked...

Nir Eyal, consultant

Nir Eyal writes, consults, and teaches about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business. He is the author of the bestselling book, Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products. Nir founded two tech companies since 2003 and...

Peter Skomoroch, Data Wrangling

Peter Skomoroch Principal Data Scientist, Data Wrangling I’m a data scientist and entrepreneur focused on building intelligent systems to automate tasks and enable better decisions. I specialize in solving hard algorithmic problems, leading cross-functional...

Reza Taheri, VMware

Reza Taheri is a Principal Engineer at VMware, focusing on the performance of Tier 1 applications on VMware products. He also chairs the industry-standards committee that is developing a new TPC performance benchmark for...