Pradeep Elankumaran
Director of Research and Development, Intridea, Inc


Pradeep is the Director of R&D for Intridea, Inc, where he helps build SocialSpring, a modular enterprise social-networking platform. A former computational scientist, Pradeep was writing sophisticated astrophysical simulations in Ruby well before the language became fashionable. Since then, he has been working with and thinking a lot about social networks, machine learning and applying mathematical models to social data.


8:30–12:00 Tuesday, 2-09-2008
Location: Saal Maritim A
Pradeep Elankumaran (Intridea, Inc), Michael Bleigh (Divshot)
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