Booker, Ellis : Marketing & technology raconteur, covering Big Data, Marketing, Edtech among other things.
Borba, Marcus : CTO, Consultant, Boulder BI Brain Trust Member, Passionate about Big Data, Analytics, Business Intelligence, Performance Management & Innovation.
Borne, Kirk : PhD Data Scientist, Astrophysicist, Top Big Data Influencer
Borwankar, Nitin : Seasoned DB professional 20+ yrs, from early SQL to NoSQL, BigData and Analytics. Math geek. Open Access proponent.
Bridgwater, AdrÃan : Technology (Software) journalist, writing for Computer Weekly, Dr Dobb’s, Cloud Pro, The Register & Bloor Group.
Brust, Andrew : Senior Director, Technical Product Marketing and Evangelism at Datameer, a big data analytics company. Co-author of “Programming Microsoft SQL Server 2012″; an advisor to NYTECH, the New York Technology Council; co-moderator of Big On Data – New York’s Data Intelligence Meetup; serves as Microsoft Regional Director and MVP; and writes the Redmond Review column for VisualStudioMagazine.com. He writes a blog for ZDNet called “Big on Data”.
Brynjolfsson, Erik : Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, Chair of the MIT Sloan Management Review, and the Editor of the Information Systems Network.
Chan, Prash : Solution Architect. Master Data Management, Data Quality & Data Governance Blogger.
Charrington, Sam : Cloud computing, PaaS and Big Data blogger, strategist and analyst. Entrepreneur. Advisor.
Ching, John : Big Data Guru, Consultant, and Evangelist for BI, Machine Learning, and Predictive Analytics
Chopra, Aneesh : Co-Founder and Executive Vice President,Hunch Analytics. Aneesh Paul Chopra served as the first Chief Technology Officer of the United States (CTO), appointed by President Barack Obama.
Cotton, Ben : Content Marketing Manager at Indeed.com. Interested in PR, Content, Big Data, Inbound, Employability, Storytelling, Social Selling, Growth Hacking, Analytics, SEO, QPR.
Croll, Alistair : Co- founder ,Year one labs. He is an entrepreneur, author, and event organizer focused on emerging technologies and how they’ll affect society.
Mullins, Craig : Strategist, consultant focusing on DB2, Big Data and database administration at Mullins Consulting, Inc. IBM Champion.
Murthy, Arun C. : Co-Founder and Architect at Hortonworks. Moving Apache Hadoop forward since day one, since 2006. He is responsible for every bit of Hadoop Map-Reduce code and configuration which hits any of 50,000 of machines at Yahoo.
Myers, John : Senior Analyst for EMA Business Intelligence
Nadeau, Michael : Founding publisher, Data Informed, former SAP Experts publisher.
Nathan, Paco : O’Reilly author, data scientist, frequent speaker/lecturer, recognized expert in data science, functional programming, distributed systems, machine learning, cloud computing.
Nielsen, Dave : Co-founder CloudCamp, Consulting for Developer Evangelism Programs
Nonburaj, Rajasekar : Founder of Business Intelligence Professionals Group, SAP BI Application Specialist.
Poonen, Sanjay : General Manager of End-User Computing Business, Corporate Officer at VMware
Popescu, Alex : NoSQL expert. Senior Product Manager at DataStax, Software architect, co-founder of InfoQ.com. Since 2009, he has been maintaining the largest independent online publication : http: //nosql.mypopescu.com, focused on NoSQL databases and Big Data.
Raden, Neil : Founder of HiredBrains. Analyst, advisor.
Ratner, Bruce : Author of Statistical and Machine-Learning Data Mining
Rebaie, Ali : Founder & President, Big Data Analyst, Data Aurora SINCE 2011. He is passionate about applying Big Data analytical techniques in different fields like social networks, marketing, journalism, to create value in business and global economy as whole.
Roberts, Dale : Author of Decision Sourcing : Where Analytics & Social meet; Speaker on Analytics, Big Data, sCRM and Gamification
Rogers, Shawn : Serial Media/Internet Entrepreneur. Big Data, Social Media and Analytics expert.
Russom, Philip : Industry Analyst for Big Data, Analytics, BI, DW, DI, DQ, MDM, DG.
Ryaboy, Dmitriy : Senior Engineering Manager, Analytics Infrastructure at Twitter.
Smith, David : Blogger, R evangelist and Chief Community Officer at Revolution Analytics.
Smith, Nic : Marketing director and analytics DataGeek at SAP. Telling stories with data.
SÃ¸rensen, Henrik L. : Senior Partner at McKinsey, McK Digital Labs, Business Technology, and TMT practices. Interested in cloud, data, and innovation.
Sterne, Jim : Founder eMetrics Summit & Digital Analytics Association, author Social Media Metrics : How to Measure & Optimize Your Marketing Investment.
Stirrup, Jen : SQL Server fan and Microsoft ‘Most Valuable Professional’ (MVP) Girl Geek based in London. Loves Business Intelligence & Data Visualization.
Sundararajan, Arun : Professor at New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. His research program studies how digital technologies transform business and society. He has published in numerous scientific journals and has given more than 200 conference and invited presentations internationally.
Taplin, Dean : Senior software developer at SAS, real-time analytics, big data.