Keynote Speakers

Matei Zaharia

Co-founder and Chief Technologist, Databricks

Ali Ghodsi

CEO & Co-Founder, Databricks

Matt Fryer

VP, Chief Data Science Officer, Hotels.com

Leah McGuire

Principal Member of Technical Staff, Salesforce.com

Jer Thorp

Data Artist

Daniel Jeavons

General Manager – Advanced Analytics CoE, Shell Research Ltd.

Jakub Wozniak

Software Engineer, CERN

Jarrett Garcia

Director, Software Services and Quality, Nielsen

Michael Armbrust

Software Engineer, Databricks

Sue Ann Hong

Software Engineer, Databricks

Session Speakers

Akmal Chaudhri

(GridGain)

Akshay Rai

(LinkedIn)

Ali Zaidi

(Microsoft)

Anant Nag

(LinkedIn)

Andrew Morgan

(ByteSumo Ltd)

Antoine Amend

(Barclays)

Artem Aliev

(DataStax)

Arvind Heda

(InfoEdge Ltd.)

Arvind Rao

(Here Technologies)

Ben Teeuwen

(Booking.com)

Brandon Carl

(Facebook)

Carson Wang

(Intel)

Christoforos Kachris

(Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (ICCS-NTUA))

DB Tsai

(Netflix)

Daniel Jeavons

(Shell Research Ltd.)

Do Quoc Le

(Systems Engineering Group of TU Dresden)

Dvir Volk

(Redis Labs)

Eiti Kimura

(Movile)

Emily Curtin

(The Weather Company / IBM)

Emma Tang

(Neustar)

Erik Erlandson

(Red Hat)

Flavio Clésio

(Movile)

Fokko Driesprong

(GoDataDriven)

Gary Orenstein

(MemSQL)

Gene Pang

(Alluxio, Inc.)

Gerard Maas

(Lightbend)

Gevorg Soghomonyan

(Altocloud)

Haohai Ma

(IBM)

Jakub Guner

(Poznan University of Technology)

Jan Scherbaum

(Barclays Africa Group Limited)

Jia Li

(IBM)

Jim Dowling

(KTH—Royal Institute of Technology)

Joan Viladrosa Riera

(Billy Mobile)

Jorg Schad

(Mesosphere)

Jose A. Rodriguez-Serrano

(BBVA Data & Analytics)

Jules Damji

(Databricks)

Kapil Malik

(Amazon)

Keith Gutfreund

(Elsevier)

Kevin (Sangwoo) Kim

(Between (VCNC))

Lorand Dali

(Zalando SE)

Luca Canali

(CERN)

Maciej Dabrowski

(Altocloud)

Marc Kaminski

(BMW AG)

Marcin Kulka

(9LivesData)

Marek Novotny

(Barclays Africa Group Limited)

Marton Balassi

(Cloudera)

Michael McCune

(Red Hat)

Michał Kaczmarczyk

(9LivesData)

Miel Hostens

(Ghent University)

Mingjie Tang

(Hortonworks)

Miruna Oprescu

(Microsoft)

Mladen Kovacevic

(Cloudera)

Myles Baker

(Databricks)

Nabeel Sarwar

(Comcast NBCUniversal)

Nicolas Poggi

(Barcelona Super Computing)

Patrick Bamba

(Attestation Légale)

Piotr Szul

(CSIRO Data61)

Qi Xie

(Intel)

Quanfu Wang

(Intel)

Reza Karimi

(Elsevier)

Rob Keevil

(KnowIT)

Roger Menezes

(Netflix)

Roman Studenikin

(Booking.com)

Rosa Montañés

(ITAINNOVA)

Russell Spitzer

(DataStax)

Ryan Sayre

(Pure Storage)

Sandeep Varma

(ZS Associates)

Shankar Manian

(LinkedIn)

Silvio Fiorito

(Databricks)

Sim Simeonov

(Swoop)

Sue Ann Hong

(Databricks)

Tathagata Das

(Databricks)

Tim Hunter

(Databricks)

Tom White

(Cloudera)

Vickye Jain

(ZS Associates)

Wayne Jones

(Shell)

Weiqing Yang

(Hortonworks)

Wenchen Fan

(Databricks)

William Benton

(Red Hat)

Xiaochang Wu

(Intel)

Yanbo Liang

(Hortonworks)

Yuval Degani

(Mellanox Technologies)