Headline Keynote Speaker 2023

Tim Peake OBE

British Astronaut

16:20 Thursday 21 September 2023 Keynote Theatre

The European Space Agency's first British astronaut to travel to the International Space Station.

Previously an Army Air Corp officer and test pilot, his work on the ISS and active engagement with the public back on Earth has made him a household name and role model to millions.

Author of Sunday Times Best-Selling book, Limitless: The Autobiography.

Below is the 2022 speaker list. The 2023 list is released in Q2 2023.


A-Z Speakers

Abel Aboh

Data Management Lead

Richard Adams

Data Intelligence Suite Solution Strategist EMEA

Guy Adams

CTO & Co-Founder

Jennifer Agnes

Managing Director, US

Wasim Ahmad

Senior Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft UK

Alex Alfille

Solutions Engineer

James Allum

Account Executive

Jesse Anderson

Data Engineer, Creative Engineer, and Managing Director

Sarah Armstrong-Smith

Chief Security Advisor, UK, Ireland & Nordics

Nicola Askham

The Data Governance Coach

Harvinder Atwal

Chief Data Officer

Neil Avery

CTO & Founder

Mick Ayling

Data Engineering Manager

Aitana Azcona

Data Engineer

Behrad Babaee

Technology Evangelist

Uri Bahar

Director of EMEA Solutions Engineer

Drew Banin


Lior Barak

Data Engineering Team Lead

Sonya Barlow


Marco Barone

Privacy Counsel

Adam Barrowcliff

Co-Founder & Chief Data Officer

Dave Beech

Staff Solutions Architect

Petr Beles


Itamar Ben Hemo


Ryan Bernstein

Data Architect

Ravi Bhatt

Data & Analytics Engineer

Julian Birch

Head of Data

Theo Blackwell

Chief Digital Officer for London

Will Blake


Rob Boden

Sr Sales Engineer

Justin Borgman

Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO

Hendrik Brackman

VP Data

Sarah Bradbeer

Chapter Lead

Aaron Bradshaw

Data Governance and Enablement Specialist

Leah Brennan

Account Executive

Josh Britton

Chapter Lead

Neill Brookman

General Manager, EMEAI

Daniel Bulanda

Machine Learning Engineer

Jodie Burchell

Developer Advocate for Data Science

Gareth Burgess

Global Head of IT Development and Data

Clémence Burnichon

Director, Digital Innovation

Claire Cardosi

Head of Digital Decisioning & Data Science - Digital & Innovation

Elena Caric

Senior Manager, Data Analytics & Modelling

Andrew Carruthers

Director Corporate Data Cloud

George Carter

RAF Digital Services Lead

Sarah Carthy

Solutions Architect

Alexandre Carvalho

Senior Director, Data

Pablo Casaubon

Analytics & AI Go-To-Market Strategy Lead

Chris Cassell

Solutions Engineer

Davorin Cetto

CEO & Co-Founder

Daniel Chambers

BI Engineer

Peter Chase

Account Director

Keesup Choe


Dorothy Chong

Senior Marketing Manager

Stijn Christiaens

Chief Data Citizen

Jez Clark

Co-Founder & CEO

Jay Clifford

Developer Advocate

Asaf Cohen

Co-Founder & CRO

Paolo Colecchia

Senior Cloud Solution Architect

Roberto Coluccio

Data Architect

Con Conlon

Founder and Managing Director

Francesco Contin

Manager Data Engineer

Mark Cooke

Regional Sales Lead

Helen Cullis

Data Governance Lead

Benoit Dageville

Co-Founder & President of Products

Ryadh Dahimene

Product Manager, Integrations

Ryan Dawson

Principal Data Consultant

Mathisse De Strooper

Lead Product Manager

Laurent Deheuvels

Vice President of Partner Marketing

Zhamak Dehghani

Independent Speaker

Peter Denby

Co-Founder & Chief Commercial Officer

Nicholas Deveney

Director of Consulting

Tina Diamond

Director of Data & AI, Microsoft UK Solutions

Amy Dickson

Senior Director of Product Management, Avalanche Platform and Data Warehouse

Teresa Dietrich

Chief Product Officer

Nishant Dixit

Senior Solution Architect

Jonny Dixon

EMEA Solutions Architecture Manager

Stefan Dobrowolski

Solution Engineer

Pavel Dolezal

CEO & Co-Founder

Chris Dowling

Solutions Architect

Geraint Duck

Technical Expert Data Science

Ibrahim Elawadi

Senior Insights Advocate

David Elliott

Data and Analytics Manager

Basak Eskili


Christian Faber

Chapter Lead

Marie Fenner

SVP, EMEA, Analytics

Mike Ferguson

Conference Chair

Victor Filipescu

Data Architecture Director

Pavel Finkelshtein

Developer Advocate for BigData

Darren Foley

Senior Enterprise Sales Engineer

Jason Foster


Dr. Andre Franca

VP of Research and Development

Chris Fregly

Principal Solution Architect

Zach Friedman

Associate Director, Product Management

Ian Funnell

Developer Relations Manager

Tudor Galos

Senior Consultant

James Gardner

Director - Data, Analytics & Insight

Tim Gasper

VP Product

Bas Geerdink

Independent consultant

Serge Gershkovich

Developer Advocate

Hans Geurts

CIO/Global IT Director

Fawaz Ghali

Developer Advocate

Brett Gibson

Strategy & Value Consulting Director, EMEA

Cristina Gil-Sevilla

Head of Client Data Science

Chris Gladwin


Nick Golovin


Kent Graziano

Non Executive Advisor

Dr Justin Green

Orthopaedic Surgeon, NHS Northumbria

Tony Hajdari

Director of Solution Architecture

Darren Haken

Director of Engineering, Platform and Data

Tyler Hannan

Senior Director, Developer Advocacy

Tim Harrison

Data and Analytics Senior Executive

Stuart Haslam

Head of Engineering

Daniel Hawkridge

Director, Product Innovation and Data Science

Chanade Hemming

Head of Data Products

Richard Henderson

Director of PreSales EMEA

Clara Hennecke

Streaming Advocate

Magnus Henoch

Senior Software Engineer

Ben Herzberg

Chief Scientist

Julian Hicks

Privacy SME

Philipp Hitzler

Lead Data Engineer

Cindi Howson

Chief Data Strategy Officer

Kevin Hu

Co-Founder and CEO

Ravi Hulasi

Global Head of Presales

Jeremy Hunt

Head of Client Insights Unit

Aamar Hussain

Director of Data & AI Cloud Solution Architects

Shorful Islam


Alice Jacques

Head of Applied ML

Pasi Jalonen

Business Director

Alex James

Group CTO

Philip Jarratt

Independent Consultant, NHS Northumbria

Alistair Jarrett

Solutions Architect

Kris Jenkins

Senior Developer Advocate

Nick Jewell

Senior Director Solutions Marketing

David Johnson

Director of Strategic Architecture, EMEA

Courtney Jucht

Solutions Architect Director

Lani Kakiet

Senior Solution Consultant

Vasiliy Kaminskiy

Team Lead in Data Science research

Lexy Kassan

Senior Data and AI Strategist

Dan Keeley

Chief Engineer

Irfan Khan

President & Chief Product Officer, SAP HANA Database & Analytics

Varun Khandelwal

Omar Khawaja

Head Business Intelligence

Shinji Kim

Founder & CEO

Kineret Kimhi

Data Analytics Engineering Manager

Albin Kjellin

Solutions Engineer

Jay Kotecha

Senior Data Scientist

Bipul Kumar

Head of Data and AI Practice

John Kutay

Director of Product



Paul Lacey

Senior Director of Strategic Marketing

Kinnari Ladha

Chief Data Officer

Stuart Lambert

Rebecca Lane

Head of Sales Operations & Solutions

Simone Larsson

AI Evangelist

Ramón Lastres Guerrero


Dr. Alex Leathard

Head of Advisory Services

Paul Lickman

Data Architect

Itoro Liney

Data Science and Analytics manager

Maurício Lins

Lead Architect for AI & Advanced Analytics

Alan Linter

Director of Innovation

Adam Locker

Head of Data Architecture & Engineering

Rayhaan Lorgat

Research Assistant, UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

Andes Loukianos

Head of Touchstone BI

James Lupton


Jefferson Lynch


Mark Lyons

VP of Product


Data and Tech eCommerce Director Europe

Charles Maloney

Business Development Manager

Helen Mannion

Global Data Officer

Garry Manser

Head of Data Governance

Jules Marshall

Director, Product Data

Laurentiu Matei

Business Intelligence Director

Dr. Darko Matovski


Nick Maxwell


Dale McDiarmid

Product Marketing Engineer

Taylor McGrath

VP, Data Labs

Andrew McHutchon

Senior Data Scientist

Helen McKenzie

Geospatial Advocate

Andy Mccann

Senior Manager, Sales Engineering

Robin Mehlitz

Software Engineer

Arun Mehta

Global Head Data & Analytics Engineering

Ben Montgomery

AI Solutions Consultant, Governance

Caio Moreno

Senior Cloud Solution Architect

Miguel Morgado

Product Owner, Service & Platforms

Karl Morgan

Senior Account Director

Andy Mott

Lead Solution Architect - Data Mesh

Justin Mullen

CEO and Co-Founder

Giuseppe Mura

Principal Architect

Guy Murphy

Client Architect

Stephen Murphy

Field CTO

Daniel Nazeriha

Solution Engineer

Mark Needham

Developer Relations Engineer

Tomáš Neubauer

Co-Founder & CTO

Kristof Neys

Director GDS Technology

Matthias Nicola

Field CTO

Sunil Odedra

Chief Technology Officer

Davies Oludare

Solutions Engineer

Ernesto Ongaro

Team Lead, Solutions Architects



Ramesh Panakkal

Customer Success Manager

Richard Panniers

Senior Data Delivery Engineer

Patrick Pansier

Data and Digital innovation Manager

Alok Pareek

Founder and EVP Products

Matt Parker

The Stand-up Mathmetician

Jai Parmar

Senior Solutions Architect

Ricky Patel

Sales Engineer

Sai Pavan Kumar Perumalla

Solutions Engineer

Avi Perez


Leander Peters

Project Lead–Data & Analytics

Kevin Petrie

VP of Research

Emily Pick

Sr. Partner Marketing Manager

Adi Polak

VP Developer Experience, LakeFS

Ben Postance

Lead Data Scientist

Mark Pritchard

Director of EMEA Sales Engineering

Richard Pugh

Chief Data Scientist

Kayne Putman

Director of Data Science

Soeba Qureshi

Account Director

Sami Rahman

Head of Data Engineering & Data Platform

Javier Ramirez

Developer Advocate

Paul Rankin

Head of Data Platforms

Gerry Rankin

Global Operations Director

Surya Rastogi

Senior Staff Data Scientist

Karthik Ravindran

General Manager Enterprise Data and Analytics

Terry Ray

SVP, Data Security

Tom Reding

Group Digital Director

Jon Regan

Head of Data

Mike Renwick

Product Manager, Enterprise Data

Simon Ritter

Deputy CTO

Sonny Rivera

Sr. Analytics Evangelist

Stephen Roberts

Strategic Projects Director

André Rocha

VP Operations

Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz OBE

Mayor, London Borough of Newham

Dan Rosanova

Director, Product Management

Robert Ruppel

SVP Field Sales

Chris Rushton

Manager of Professional Services , Customer Solutions Group

Vinodhini S D

Developer Advocate

Molly Sandbo

Director of Product Marketing - METL

Sukki Sandhar

VP International Presales

Yali Sassoon


Danilo Sato

Head of Data & AI Services UK and Europe

Jörg Schad


Sachiko Scheuing

European Privacy Officer

Max Schultze

Data Engineering Manager

Chris Sean

Developer Advocate

Mark Sear

Head, Insight Analytics, D & A at A.P. Moller

Mark Semenenko

Director, Solutions Architecture

Anna Semjén

Solutions Engineer

Juan Sequeda

Principal Scientist

Nick Sharp

Head of Data, Analytics and Data Science

Andrew Sharp

Data Governance Lead

Omid Shiraji

Consultant Chief Information Officer

Tomer Shiran

Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

Julien Simon

Chief Evangelist

Sion Smith

CTO and Co-Founder

Dominic Spitz

Head of EMEA financial markets

Sophie Stalla-Bourdillon

Senior Privacy Counsel and Legal Engineer

Megan Stamper

Head of Data Science

Andy Steed

Content Director

Thomas Steinborn

VP Products

Justin Stern

Delivery Manager

Tristan Stevens

Solutions Architect

Beth Stockham

Enterprise Account Executive

Dominic Stubbins

Chief Solution Architect

Jonathan Sunderland


Robin Sutara

Chief Technology Officer (EMEA)

Roman Swoszowski

VP, AI and Cloud R&D

Christian Tabb


Rohit Talwar


Jovita Tam

Data Privacy & Regulations Customer Experience Global Program Leader

Robin Tandon

Director of Product Marketing

Bruce Taylor

Michael Terrell

Head of Data Science

Felix Therrien

Product Analytics Lead

Daniel Thomas

Geospatial Data Scientist

Rich Thompson

Enterprise Data Manager

Blaise Thomson

Founder and CEO

Alison Tierney


Charlie Torrible

Head of Data & Insight

Steve Totman

Chief Strategy Officer

Yassine Trad

Lead Data Architect

Luke Treglown

Senior Manager, Data Science

Ken Tune

Senior Solutions Architect

Jan Ulrych

VP of Research and Education

Chris Unwin

EMEA Solutions Engineer

Reema Vadoliya

Global Digital Analytics Manager

Mark Van De Wiel

Field CTO

Reny Vargis-Cheriyan


Alexandre Vasseur

Director, Solution Architects

Maria Vechtomova


Fernando Velez

Vice President, Data Platform Engineering

Emiel Verkade

Analytics Engineer

Ville Viitanen

Manager, Data Platforms

Maxime Voisin

Head of Catalog and Models

Gianthomas Volpe

UK Sales Director

Umair Waheed

Head of Product Marketing

Alex Walden

Managing Director

Chris Wallace

Data Science Team Lead

Ed Walsh


Susan Walsh


Tim Ward

CEO & Co-Founder

Paul Way

Head of Channel & Alliance at Thoughtspot

Jim Webber

Chief Scientist

Steve Westgarth

Global Head of Engineering

Andy Wheeler

Chief Data Architect, Microsoft UK Customer Success

Nick White

Senior Data Architect

Simon Whiteley

Director of Engineering

Andy Wild

Operations Strategy & Transformation Director

Martin Wild

Martin Wild, Principal Systems Consultant

Cecil Wilson

Senior Azure Specialist

Rob Winters

Head of Data Products

Karin Wolok

Head of Developer Marketing & Community

Dr Saffron Woodcraft

, Executive Lead Prosperity Co-Lab UK and Principal Research Fellow

Brad Woodward

Head of Data

Zach Wright

Solution Engineer

Kamran Yousaf

Solution Architect

Roelof de Jong

Enterprise Data Manager