Founder and CEO, Simularity
Liz Derr is the Founder and CEO of Simularity, a software company that does similarity analytics for truly large data. She has more than 25 years experience in the software industry as a database specialist, programmer, and technology executive.
Vice President of Data Science, BigML
David Gerster is BigML's Vice President of Data Science. He has nearly a decade of experience applying machine learning at Yahoo, Microsoft and Groupon. He has extensive experience building and managing data science teams, most recently at Groupon where his team led A/B testing and deal relevance for Groupon's mobile apps. He joined BigML after using their online machine learning tool at work and finding it impressively easy to use. He lives in... Read More →
Chief Product Officer, Alpine Data Labs
Steven Hillion has been leading large engineering and analytics projects for fifteen years. Before joining Alpine Data Labs, he founded the analytics group at Greenplum, leading a team of data scientists and also designing and developing new open-source and enterprise analytics software. Before that, he was Vice President of Engineering at M-Factor, Inc. (acquired by DemandTec) where he built analytical applications that became a global... Read More →