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Rupert Brown, MarkLogic Corporation

Rupert Brown, CTO:-Financial Services, MarkLogic Corporation Rupert Brown has spent more than 25 years in the Investment Banking sector working for a number of Tier 1 US and European Investment Banks designing and delivering...

Nauman Sheikh, consultant

Nauman Sheikh is a specialist in data and business analytics with core focus on intelligent applications for risk management, big data, consumer analytics and innovative use of predictive modeling in unconventional areas like education,...

Eddie A. Tejeda, Civic Insight

Eddie A. Tejeda, Co-founder, CEO at Civic Insight. I am the CEO/Co-Founder of Civic Insight, a civic tech startup focused on making municipal property information available to the public in real-time. I have 10...

Reynold Xin, Databricks

Reynold Xin is a co-founder of Databricks and a Project Management Committee (PMC) member of Apache Spark. He has been instrumental in the design and implementation of Spark and its various components. He led...

Stephen Dillon, Schneider Electric

Stephen Dillon is a Data Architect with over 15 years of experience working with software architecture and database technologies. He has been with Schneider Electric since 2009 and is a senior member of their...

Jay Kreps, Confluent

Jay Kreps is the CEO of Confluent a start-up focused on real-time data and Apache Kafka. He is among the original authors of several open source projects including a distributed key-value store called Project...

Dr. Kirk Borne, George Mason University

Dr. Kirk Borne, George Mason University (@KirkDBorne) Dr. Kirk Borne is a Transdisciplinary Data Scientist and an Astrophysicist. He is Professor of Astrophysics and Computational Science in the George Mason University School of Physics,...

Ramkumar Ravichandran, Visa Inc.

Ramkumar Ravichandran, Director, Analytics, Visa Inc. As Director, Analytics for the Digital Developed Markets department at Visa Inc., I am responsible for helping the Leadership & Stakeholders with actionable insights derived from Analytics. The...

Pere Urbón Bayes, Elasticsearch

Pere Urbón Bayes, Elasticsearch Pere is a software engineer at Elasticsearch and prolific open source contributor. He’s spent more than a decade as a technologist, honing his love of data and databases as a...