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Make Data Work
21–22 May 2018: Training
22–24 May 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Keynotes

Hear inspiring and illuminating presentations from experts and executives at Strata. Keynotes take place Wednesday, 23 May - Thursday, 24 May.

Mikio Braun

Mikio Braun
Delivery Lead, Recommendation and Search, Zalando SE

Mikio Braun is principal engineer for search at Zalando, one of the biggest European fashion platforms. Mikio holds a PhD in machine learning and worked in research for a number of years before becoming interested in putting research results to... Read More.

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Alistair Croll

Alistair Croll
Founder, Solve For Interesting

Alistair Croll is an entrepreneur with a background in web performance, analytics, cloud computing, and business strategy. In 2001, he cofounded Coradiant (acquired by BMC in 2011) and has since helped launch Rednod, CloudOps, Bitcurrent, Year One Labs, and several... Read More.

9:00 Thursday, 24 May 2018
Program chairs Ben Lorica, Doug Cutting, and Alistair Croll welcome you to the second day of keynotes. Full Details
9:00 Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Program chairs Ben Lorica, Doug Cutting, and Alistair Croll welcome you to the first day of keynotes. Full Details
Doug Cutting

Doug Cutting
Chief Architect, Cloudera

Doug Cutting is the chief architect at Cloudera and the founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene, Nutch, Avro, and Hadoop. Doug joined Cloudera from Yahoo, where he was a key member of the team that built and... Read More.

9:00 Thursday, 24 May 2018
Program chairs Ben Lorica, Doug Cutting, and Alistair Croll welcome you to the second day of keynotes. Full Details
9:00 Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Program chairs Ben Lorica, Doug Cutting, and Alistair Croll welcome you to the first day of keynotes. Full Details
Christine Hung

Christine Hung
Head of Data Solutions, Spotify

Christine Hung leads the data solutions team at Spotify, which collaborates with business groups across the company to build scalable analytics solutions and provide strategic business insights. Previously, Christine ran the data science and engineering team at the New York... Read More.

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Eva Kaili

Eva Kaili
Member | Chair, European Parliament | The Science and Technology Options Assessment Panel

Eva Kaili is a member of the European Parliament and the chair of the European Parliament’s Science and Technology Options Assessment body (STOA), where she has been working intensively on promoting innovation as a driving force of the establishment... Read More.

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Ben Lorica

Ben Lorica
Chief Data Scientist, O'Reilly Media

Ben Lorica is the chief data scientist at O’Reilly Media. Ben has applied business intelligence, data mining, machine learning, and statistical analysis in a variety of settings, including direct marketing, consumer and market research, targeted advertising, text mining, and financial... Read More.

9:00 Thursday, 24 May 2018
Program chairs Ben Lorica, Doug Cutting, and Alistair Croll welcome you to the second day of keynotes. Full Details
9:00 Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Program chairs Ben Lorica, Doug Cutting, and Alistair Croll welcome you to the first day of keynotes. Full Details
Andrew Selbst

Andrew Selbst
Postdoctoral Scholar | Visiting Fellow, Data & Society Research Institute | Yale Law School’s Information Society Project

Andrew Selbst is a postdoctoral scholar at Data & Society and a visiting fellow at Yale Law School’s Information Society Project. Andrew studies the effects of technological change on legal institutions and structures, with a particular focus on how technology... Read More.

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Zubin Siganporia

Zubin Siganporia
CEO, QED Analytics

Zubin Siganporia is the founder and CEO of QED Analytics, a consultancy specializing in mathematical modeling and machine learning. His work has involved a wide variety of industries, including cryptography, financial algorithms, genetics, and the design of strategy... Read More.

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