Akshay Patil

Akshay Patil
Platform Evangelist, Foursquare

Website | @ak

Akshay is foursquare’s Platform Evangelist. Before joining foursquare, Akshay spent more than five years at Google working as an engineer on Real-time Search, Blogger, and Blog Search. He is the creator of a small, but growing, group chat system called Partychat. Akshay has bachelors’ degrees in computer science and mathematics and a master’s degree in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He lives in Brooklyn with his fiancée and his broken autonomous vacuum cleaner.


Location Marketing Bootcamp Yerba Buena Salon_10
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Akshay Patil (Foursquare)
Hear how how brands like American Express, GE, and Nokia are using Foursquare’s Realtime API’s to connect with users in the here and now, creating real world experiences that surprise and delight consumers around the world. Read more.
Workshop Yerba Buena Salon 4-6
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Akshay Patil (Foursquare), Andrew Hogue (Foursquare), Ben Lee (foursquare)
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Place is more than just a set of coordinates. It's the business, the park or the airport gate and it tells a lot about what is near a user. Figuring that out is not simple to do on your own. The folks at Foursquare have one of the most popular APIs and they are going to share how they do it so that you can do it too. Read more.
Office Hours Exhibit Hall (Office Hours C)
Akshay Patil (Foursquare)
Stop by and chat with Akshay Patil, foursquare’s Platform Evangelist. Read more.
  • Esri
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  • Google
  • Nokia, Location & Commerce
  • Facebook
  • Bing
  • Control Group
  • Localeze
  • MyCityWay
  • Socrata
  • Urban Airship
  • MapQuest

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