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Shyam Sankar

Shyam Sankar

Director: Palantir Technologies

Shyam Sankar is the Director of Business Development at Palantir Technologies Inc., a successful software company based in Palo Alto, California.

Palantir’s powerful analytical platforms are revolutionizing information analysis and knowledge management in financial, intelligence, law enforcement and military arenas.

Prior to working at Palantir, Shyam was the Director of Business Development at Xoom Corporation, an online international money transfer service. At Xoom Shyam developed an global network of financial institutions that provided low cost, efficient remittance services for immigrant communities around the world.

Shyam earned his B.S. degree at Cornell
University in Electrical and Computer Engineering and received his M.S. in Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University. Shyam has a keen interest in developmental economics and life extension.


Location: Independence Ballroom HI Level:
Shyam Sankar (Palantir Technologies), Alex Fishman (Palantir Technologies)
Agencies across the Federal Government use Palantir to analyze and understand data. In this presentation we’ll show some of the best analysis done by our customers in government in the areas of intelligence, cyber-espionage, financial regulation, and transparency. Read more.
Location: Independence Ballroom A Level:
Shyam Sankar (Palantir Technologies)
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Palantir will discuss how they are applying the technology they developed for the intelligence community and the lessons learned battling cyber-fraud at PayPal to empower human analysts and create transparency. Read more.
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