Winnie Hsia
Community Manager, Infochimps


Winnie is the Community Manager for Infochimps. She has been a career long advocate of community building and was the pioneer for social media initiatives at Whole Foods Market and Infosys. She has been quoted in publications including The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Business Week and Mashable. She won the Shorty Award for Best Brand for Whole Foods Market in 2010.

In her spare time, she runs Austin’s premier aerial arts collective, Sky Candy and works to make the world a more connected and happier place.


Data: Roulette
Location: Oregon Ballroom 204
Dhruv Bansal (Infochimps), Winnie Hsia (Infochimps)
You have an idea for an app. Great! First you have to munge and maintain the data. Did you know there is one data API to pull clean, updated data from multiple sources? It slices, it dices, it serves out data on geo, social & more! And you don't need even touch MySQL. Mash up some data with the Infochimps Data Scientists Jacob Perkins, Dhruv Bansal and Ham the Incredible Coding Chimp. Read more.