Janani has a Masters degree from Stanford and worked for 7+ years at Google. She was one of the original engineers on Google Docs and holds 4 patents for its real-time collaborative editing framework.
After spending years working in tech in the Bay Area, New York, and Singapore at companies such as Microsoft, Google, and Flipkart, Janani finally decided to combine her love for technology with her passion for teaching.
She is now the co-founder of Loonycorn, a content studio focused on providin... moreg high-quality content for technical skill development. Loonycorn is working on developing an engine (patent filed) to automate animations for presentations and educational content.
Xavier is very passionate about teaching, helping others understand search and Big Data. He is also an entrepreneur, project manager, technical author, trainer, and holds a few certifications with Cloudera, Microsoft, and the Scrum Alliance, along with being a Microsoft MVP. He has spent a great deal of his career working on cutting-edge projects with a primary focus on .NET, Solr, and Hadoop among a few other interesting technologies. Throughout multiple projects, he has acquired skills to deal... more with complex enterprise software solutions, working with companies that range from startups to Microsoft. Xavier also worked as a worldwide v-trainer/evangelist for Microsoft.
Pratheerth is a Data Scientist who has entered the field after an eclectic mix of educational and work experiences.
He has a Bachelor's in Engineering in Mechatronics from India, Masters in Engineering Management from Australia and then a couple of years of work experience as a Production Engineer in the Middle East. Then when the A.I bug bit him, he dropped everything to dedicate his life to the field. He is currently working on mentoring, course creation and freelancing as a Data Scientist.
Chris is an independent software consultant focused on web, mobile, and machine learning. He primarily uses React.js with Node.js or Ruby on Rails for web applications, React Native for mobile applications, and Python for machine learning and data science. He's written an ebook about React, and is excited about teaching software development to others. Recently, he's been experimenting with generative AI models and other advanced AI techniques.
I have a Masters in Computer Science from Columbia University and have worked previously as a developer and DevOps engineer. I now work at Loonycorn which is a studio for high-quality video content. My interests lie in the broad categories of Big Data, ML and Cloud.
Ian is an Interim Chief Data Scientist and Coach, he co-organises the annual PyDataLondon conference with 700+ attendees and the associated 9,500+ member monthly meetup. With 16 years experience he runs Mor Consulting in London, speaks internationally often as keynote speaker and is the author of the bestselling O'Reilly book High Performance Python. For fun he's walked by his high-energy Springer Spaniel, surfs the Cornish coast and drinks fine coffee.