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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Piotr Piotr

Piotr Piotr
Founder and CTO,

Piotr Niedzwiedz is a founder and CTO of, a big data science company based in Menlo Park, California, and Warsaw, Poland. provides machine-learning and deep learning consulting and has developed Seahorse, a scalable data analytics workbench powered by Apache Spark, which lets users build data-processing workflows without needing to write any code. Piotr is a successful entrepreneur. Prior to, he cofounded CodiLime, an IT company delivering software services in networks and security areas. Previously, he worked as a software engineer at Google and Facebook on projects related to big data and distributed systems. He supports and invests in startups using machine-learning solutions, such as Piotr holds a Double Degree Program diploma in mathematics and computer science from the University of Warsaw, is a Polish Collegiate Programming Contest winner, and finished fourth in the 2009 ACM Central European Programming Contest.


4:35pm–5:15pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 1 E15
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