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Dr. Con Menictas

Con Menictas PhD, Senior Statistician Con has been in market research for over 30 years and has been on client and supplier side of market research and an academic. Con is a registered statistician...

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

Stephen Dillon has over 18 years of experience working with data engineering and database technologies. Stephen’s focus is on Data architecture and the Cloud including the practice and research of storage, distributed data, NoSQL,...

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,...