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Edd Dumbill

Silicon Valley Data Science
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Edd Dumbill is a technologist, writer and programmer based in California. He’s helping drive businesses with data as VP Strategy for Silicon Valley Data Science.

Edd was the founding program chair for the O’Reilly Strata, and chaired the Open Source Convention for six years. He is Editor in Chief of the journal Big Data.

Edd was the founder and creator of the Expectnation conference management system, and a co-founder of the Pharmalicensing.com online intellectual property exchange.

A veteran of open source, Edd has contributed to various projects, such as Debian and GNOME, and created the DOAP Vocabulary for describing software projects.

Edd has written four books, including O’Reilly’s “Learning Rails”. He writes regularly on Google+ and on his blog at eddology.com.

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Recent comments

posted about 4 years ago:
Second to none comment
posted about 4 years ago:
Second comment
posted about 5 years ago:
A comment on Mark's session
posted about 5 years ago:
@Gina, the star in the upper-right isn't rating, it's "add to personal schedule". We've ordered a replacement graphic for this from MDG. Before we had ratings, it made sense for it to be a star.
posted about 5 years ago:
I'm amused at the rapid sprouting of adjectives.

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