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September 11, 2018: Training & Tutorials
September 12–13, 2018: Keynotes & Sessions
New York, NY

Sam Chance
Principal Pre-Sales Engineer, Solution Engineering, Cambridge Semantics


Mr. Samuel Chance retired from the U.S. Navy in 2006 and has since served as a Senior Systems Engineer and Architect. Mr. Chance completed his Master’s thesis in Semantic Web Technologies in 2003. He possesses nearly 35 years of experience in electronics, communications, and distributed systems design, development and lifecycle support. Mr. Chance has broad technical expertise in Service Oriented Architecture, Semantics-Based Computing, Intelligent Agent and Knowledge Management Systems. He keynoted or presented in myriad public U.S. and international engagements such as the Semantic Technologies Conference, International Standards Organization Open Forums, Object Management Group, and DODIIS Worldwide Conference. Mr. Chance worked as technology consultant on various national security programs before joining Cambridge Semantics. He currently works closely with the Cambridge Semantics Sales and Engineering teams to accurately define and communicate the value of the company’s Anzo platform to the marketplace and its growing roster of customers, while also architecting customized solutions for their environments.


5:25pm–6:05pm Wednesday, 09/12/2018
Location: 1E 17
Sam Chance (Cambridge Semantics), Partha Bhattacharjee (Cambridge Semantics)
Ben Szekely shares a vision for digital innovation: The data fabric connects enterprise data for unprecedented access in an overlay fashion that does not disrupt current investments. Interconnected and reliable data drives business outcomes by automating scalable AI and ML efforts. Graph technology is the way forward to realize this future. Read more.