Edd Wilder-James

Edd Wilder-James
VP of Strategy, Silicon Valley Data Science

Website | @edd

Edd Wilder-James is a technology analyst, writer, and entrepreneur based in California. He’s helping transform businesses with data as VP of strategy for Silicon Valley Data Science. Formerly Edd Dumbill, Edd was the founding program chair for the O’Reilly Strata conferences and chaired the Open Source Convention for six years. He was also the founding editor of the peer-reviewed journal Big Data. A startup veteran, Edd was the founder and creator of the Expectnation conference-management system and a cofounder of the Pharmalicensing.com online intellectual-property exchange. An advocate and contributor to open source software, Edd has contributed to various projects such as Debian and GNOME and created the DOAP vocabulary for describing software projects. Edd has written four books including O’Reilly’s Learning Rails.

Sessions

Keynotes
Location: Portland Ballroom
Edd Wilder-James (Silicon Valley Data Science), Sarah Novotny (NGINX), Matthew McCullough (GitHub)
Average rating: ***..
(3.70, 20 ratings)
Opening remarks by OSCON program chairs, Sarah Novotny, Matthew McCullough and Edd Dumbill. Read more.
Keynotes
Location: Portland Ballroom
Edd Wilder-James (Silicon Valley Data Science), Sarah Novotny (NGINX), Matthew McCullough (GitHub), Simon St.Laurent (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 12 ratings)
Opening remarks by the OSCON program chairs, Sarah Novotny, Matthew McCullough and Edd Dumbill. Read more.
Keynotes
Location: Portland Ballroom
Edd Wilder-James (Silicon Valley Data Science), Sarah Novotny (NGINX), Matthew McCullough (GitHub), Simon St.Laurent (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.67, 9 ratings)
Opening remarks by the OSCON program chairs, Sarah Novotny, Matthew McCullough and Edd Dumbill. Read more.
Keynotes
Location: E147
Edd Wilder-James (Silicon Valley Data Science), Sarah Novotny (NGINX), Matthew McCullough (GitHub), Gina Blaber (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Simon St.Laurent (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 3 ratings)
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