Keynote Speakers

Matei Zaharia

Co-founder and Chief Technologist, Databricks

Prasad Chalasani

SVP of Data Science, Media Math

Renald Buter

COO, GoDataDriven

Tomasz Magdanski

Director, Big Data and Analytics, iPass

Ali Ghodsi

CEO & Co-Founder, Databricks

Dinesh Nirmal

Vice President, Dataworks Development, Analytics, IBM

Ion Stoica

Professor, UC Berkeley AMP/RISE Lab & Databricks

Miel Hostens

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University

Session Speakers

Aish Fenton

(Netflix)

Ali Zaidi

(Microsoft)

Andy Starzhinsky

(SoftEleganceData)

Behar Veliqi

(IBM Watson Analytics)

Casey Stella

(Hortonworks)

Chris Pool

(Anchormen)

Dean Wampler

(Lightbend)

Debasish Das

(Verizon)

Dvir Volk

(Redis Labs)

Emlyn Whittick

(Elsevier)

Erwin Datema

(KeyGene)

Franklyn Dsouza

(Shopify)

Heiko Korndorf

(Wireframe)

Herman van Hovell

(Databricks)

Hollin Wilkins

(Combust.ML)

Jakub Hava

(H2O.ai)

Javier Orozco

(Realeyes)

Javiera Guedes

(Teralytics)

Jeroen Vlek

(Anchormen)

Jim Dowling

(KTH Royal Institute of Technology)

Jiří Šimša

(Alluxio)

John Musser

(Basho)

Johnathan Mercer

(Apptopia)

Josef Habdank

(Infare Solutions)

Justin Pihony

(Lightbend)

Jörg Schad

(Mesosphere)

Ken Sipe

(Mesosphere)

Larisa Sawyer

(Two Sigma Investments)

Luc Bourlier

(Lightbend)

Luca Canali

(CERN)

Miha Pelko

(NorCom IT AG)

Mike Percy

(Cloudera)

Miklos Christine

(Databricks)

Mohamed Kafsi

(Swisscom)

Neelesh Shastry

(Marketo)

Nimbus Goehausen

(Bloomberg)

Oscar Castañeda-Villagrán

(Universidad del Valle de Guatemala)

Pat Patterson

(StreamSets)

Patrick Baier

(Zalando)

Qifan Pu

(AMP Lab UC Berkeley)

Ralf Sigmund

(Otto GmbH & Co KG)

Ram Sriharsha

(Databricks)

Reza Karimi

(Elsevier)

Roeland van Ham

(KeyGene N.V.)

Rolf Jagerman

(University of Amsterdam)

Ross Lawley

(MongoDB)

Rubén Pulido

(IBM Research and Development Lab)

Sameer Agarwal

(Databricks)

Sebastian Schröder

(Otto GmbH & Co KG)

Shay Nativ

(Redis Labs)

Simon Whitear

(Groupon)

Sital Kedia

(Facebook)

Sol Ackerman

(Shopify)

Steve Loughran

(Hortonworks)

Sudeep Das

(Netflix)

Ted Malaska

(Blizzard)

Tiark Rompf

(Purdue University)

Tilmann Piffl

(NorCom IT AG)

Tim Hunter

(Databricks)

Tug Grall

(MapR)

William Benton

(Red Hat)

William Lau

(Unity)

Yaroslav Nedashkovsky

(SoftElegance)

Zoltan Zvara

(MTA SZTAKI)