SUBMIT YOUR SPEAKING PROPOSALSDOWNLOAD THE TERMS
PACO NATHAN Director
Director, Learning Group @ O'Reilly Media in Sebastopol, California. An advisor for Amplify Partners, Paco’s experience includes several positions at Databricks and Mesosphere.
Keynote speaker at the two previous editions of Big Data Spain, Paco is known for leading innovative Data teams building large-scale apps for several years. Paco Nathan is an expert in distributed systems, machine learning, and Enterprise data workflows and an author of training material like “Introduction to Apache Spark” and “Just Enough Math”MÁS INFO
KAY H. BRODERSEN Senior Quantitative Analyst
Kay H. Brodersen is a data scientist at Google, where he works on Bayesian statistical models for causal inference in large-scale randomised experiments and anomaly detection in time-series data.
He previously studied at Muenster (Germany), Cambridge (UK), and Oxford (UK).
Kay H. Brodersen is a co-author of one of the most exciting papers in the last few months, "Inferring causal impact using Bayesian structural time-series models.”MÁS INFO
NATALINO BUSA Head of Applied Data Science
Head of Data Science at Teradata, he currently leads the definition, design and implementation of big/fast data solutions for data-driven applications such as predictive analytics, personalized marketing, and security event monitoring.
Natalino talked at Big Data Spain 2015 when he was Enterprise Data Architect ING Netherlands. Data Technologist, innovator, with 15+ years experience, Natalino is passionate about startups, scale-ups and enterprises with a strong data-driven dna such as big data, advanced analytics, machine learning, reactive programming, and API services.MÁS INFO
MICHAEL HAUSENBLAS Developer and Cloud Advocate
Michael takes care of DevOps relations at Mesosphere, where he helps people tap the potential of Big Data by bridging the technical (architecture, scalability, etc.) and the business side (RoI, TCO, etc.).
An active contributor The Apache Software Foundation the Apache Drill project, Michael’s previous positions include Chief Data Engineer EMEA at MapR Technologies. His experience ranges from Lambda Architectures to distributed systems and polyglot persistence, large-scale data integration and the Internet of Things (IoT).MÁS INFO
GIOVANNA MIRITELLO Lead Data Scientist
Giovanna Miritello is a Data Scientist at Vodafone, passionate about data science, social network analysis and innovation. Experience in industry and academic research fields. Co-founder of Databeers Madrid, meetups events that bring together people interested in data and their applications.
After the success of Databeers Madrid, other satellite Databeers events have been created in Turin, Barcelona, Málaga, London, Bilbao. She is the author of Temporal Patterns of Communication in Social Networks.MÁS INFO
ALJOSCHA KRETTEK Software Engineer
Aljoscha Krettek is a committer at Apache Flink and co-founder and software engineer at data Artisans, a Berlin-based company that is developing and contributing to Apache Flink.
Aljoscha studied Computer Science at TU Berlin and worked at IBM Germany and at the IBM Almaden Research Center in San Jose.MÁS INFO
CHRIS FREGLY Research Scientist
Research Scientist at PipelineIO, Chris is also an Apache Spark Contributor, Netflix Open Source Committer, organizer of the global Advanced Spark and TensorFlow Meetup, and author of the book, Effective Spark and Spark in Action by Manning.
Previously, Chris was an engineer at Databricks and Netflix - as well as a founding member of the IBM Spark Technology Center.MÁS INFO
RAMKUMAR RAVICHANDRAN Director Analytics
Director of Analytics & A/B Testing within the Digital Product Organization at Visa, he is responsible for helping the Leadership & Stakeholders with actionable insights derived from Analytics. Ramkumar is passionate about the value of data & insights and love sharing the learning via talks at Conferences, blogs on Linkedin and contents on Slideshare.
He is authoring a book titled “Practical Predictive Analytics” as an overview of the various analytical techniques that help deliver value to organizations.MÁS INFO
ALAN GATES Co-founder
Co-founder of Hortonworks. Alan is an original member of the engineering team that took Pig from Yahoo! Labs to a successful Apache open source project.
Alan also designed HCatalog and guided its adoption as an Apache Incubator project. Lead for Pig, Hive, and Hcatalog. Author of Programming Pig, a book from O’Reilly Press.MÁS INFO
JOE RICE Data Sales & Partnerships EMEA
Joe is the Head of Data Sales & Partnerships at Twitter, with a focus on the EMEA region from their London office.
Prior to joining Twitter he had stints at two start-ups focusing on social marketing and social customer care respectively.
His early career involved consulting and many years working at Cisco in a variety of sales, strategy and business development roles.MÁS INFO
A good chance to meet face to face the kinds of people that I interact with over mailing lists and over phone calls [including] peers, colleagues and competitors even.
Big Data Spain is a wonderful conference […] it is a great gathering of people from different places, with different experience levels and different skills that are able to share and connect. The sessions have been wonderful but even better has been meeting all the attendees and learning from them.
It is a great opportunity to come and see what is happening in Big Data in Spain […] very high quality of talks and very exciting.
I think [the conference] is a nice vibe, it’s a great venue, the set up of people who know what they are talking about.
I have been impressed with the caliber and preparation that I am seeing talking to people here.
A good chance to meet face to face the kinds of people that I interact with over mailing lists and over phone calls [including] peers, colleagues and compeEtors even.
Your email address is safe with us - we will not sell the data of our newsletters to anybody.
Big Data Spain is the meeting point of some of the few outstanding people who can explain the present of future of the industry.