Headline Keynote Speaker 2022

Matt Parker

4:20pm, 22nd September 2022 Keynote Theatre

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Known as the stand-up mathematician, Matt has performed sold-out gigs at some of the UK's most iconic venues.

He can regularly be seen talking maths on the BBC and Discovery Channel and in the Guardian Newspaper

Author of “Humble Pi”, the first maths book to be a Sunday Times #1 best seller.

His YouTube videos have amassed over 100 million views.


Zhamak Dehghani

Director of emerging technology at Thoughtworks

9:45am, Wednesday 21st September 2022 Keynote Theatre

Founded the concept of Data Mesh in 2018

Author of the book Data Mesh: Delivering Data-Driven Value at Scale

Worked as a technologist for over 20 years and has contributed to multiple patents in distributed computing communications

Featured Speakers

Benoit Dageville

Co-Founder & President of Products

Zhamak Dehghani

Director of Emerging Technology

James Gardner

Director - Data, Analytics & Insight

Reema Vadoliya

Global Digital Analytics Manager

A-Z Speakers

Abel Aboh

Data Management Lead

Richard Adams

Data Intelligence Suite Solution Strategist EMEA

Guy Adams

CTO & Co-Founder

Rose Ahearne

Senior Manager Data Platforms, Deliveroo

Wasim Ahmad

Senior Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft UK

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

Aitana Azcona

Data Engineer

Bruno Aziza

Head of Data & Analytics

Uri Bahar

Director of EMEA Solutions Engineer

Drew Banin


Lior Barak

Data Engineering Team Lead

Dave Beech

Staff Solutions Architect

Petr Beles


Ryan Bernstein

Data Architect

Ravi Bhatt

Data & Analytics Engineer

Javier Blanco Cordero

Senior Data Scientist

Justin Borgman

Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO

Aaron Bradshaw

Data Governance and Enablement Specialist

Leah Brennan

Account Executive

Neill Brookman

General Manager, EMEAI

Jodie Burchell

Developer Advocate for Data Science

Claire Cardosi

Head of Digital Decisioning & Data Science - Digital & Innovation

Elena Caric

Senior Manager, Data Analytics & Modelling

Sarah Carthy

Solutions Architect

Alexandre Carvalho

Senior Director, Data

Chris Cassell

Solutions Engineer

Davorin Cetto

CEO & Co-Founder

Stijn Christiaens

Chief Data Citizen

George Claireaux

Senior Software Engineer

Jez Clark

Co-Founder & CEO

Roberto Coluccio

Data Architect

Con Conlon

Founder and Managing Director

Benoit Dageville

Co-Founder & President of Products

Ryan Dawson

Principal Data Consultant

Zhamak Dehghani

Director of Emerging Technology

Tina Diamond

Director of Data & AI, Microsoft UK Solutions

Teresa Dietrich

Chief Product Officer & Chief Technology Officer

Nishant Dixit

Senior Solution Architect

Jonny Dixon

EMEA Solutions Architecture Manager

Stefan Dobrowolski

Solution Engineer

Pavel Dolezal

CEO & Co-Founder

Jamie Duff

Metadata Management Lead

Ibrahim Elawadi

Senior Insights Advocate

David Elliott

Data and Analytics Manager

Basak Eskili


Mike Ferguson

Conference Chair

Pavel Finkelshtein

Developer Advocate for BigData

Dr. Andre Franca

VP of Research and Development

Ian Funnell

Developer Relations Manager

Tudor Galos

Senior Consultant

James Gardner

Director - Data, Analytics & Insight

Bas Geerdink

Independent consultant

Hans Geurts

CIO/Global IT Director

Fawaz Ghali

Developer Advocate

Cristina Gil-Sevilla

Head of Client Data Science

Sophie Gray

Director of Data & AI, Microsoft UK Customer Success

Darren Haken

Director of Engineering, Platform and Data

Daniel Hawkridge

Director, Product Innovation and Data Science

Tony Hejdari

Director of Solution Architecture

Chanade Hemming

Head of Data Products

Richard Henderson

Director of PreSales EMEA

Cindi Howson

Chief Data Strategy Officer

Kevin Hu

Co-Founder and CEO

Jeremy Hunt

Head of Client Insights Unit

Pasi Jalonen

Business Director

Alex James

Group CTO

Kris Jenkins

Senior Developer Advocate

Nick Jewell

Senior Director Solutions Marketing

Courtney Jucht

Solutions Architect Director

Vasiliy Kaminskiy

Team Lead in Data Science research

Lexy Kassan

Senior Data and AI Strategist

Dan Keeley

Head of Data Engineering

Irfan Khan

President & Chief Product Officer, SAP HANA Database & Analytics

Omar Khawaja

Head Business Intelligence

Shinji Kim

Founder & CEO

Kineret Kimhi

Data Analytics Engineering Manager

Jay Kotecha

Senior Data Scientist

Bipul Kumar

Head of Data and AI Practice

John Kutay

Director of Product Growth

Paul Lacey

Senior Director of Strategic Marketing

Kinnari Ladha

Simone Larsson

AI Evangelist

Dr. Alex Leathard

Head of Advisory Services

Itoro Liney

Data Science and Analytics manager


Data and Tech eCommerce Director Europe

Charles Maloney

Business Development Manager

Garry Manser

Head of Data Governance

Dr. Darko Matovski


Nick Maxwell


Taylor McGrath

VP, Data Labs

Helen McKenzie

Geospatial Advocate

Andy McPhee

Head of Enterprise Data, Integration & Analytics Architecture

Karl Morgan

Senior Account Director

Andy Mott

Lead Solution Architect - Data Mesh

Justin Mullen

CEO and Co-Founder

Guy Murphy

Client Architect

Mark Needham

Developer Relations Engineer

Tomáš Neubauer

Co-Founder & CTO

Sunil Odedra

Global Head of Technology

Davies Oludare

Solutions Engineer

Alok Pareek

Founder and EVP Products

Matt Parker

The Stand-up Mathmetician

Ricky Patel

Sales Engineer

Leander Peters

Project Lead–Data & Analytics

Kevin Petrie

VP of Research

Adi Polak

VP Developer Experience, LakeFS

Ben Postance

Lead Data Scientist

Mark Pritchard

Director of EMEA Sales Engineering

Richard Pugh

Chief Data Scientist

Javier Ramirez

Developer Advocate

Paul Rankin

Head of Data Platforms

Karthik Ravindran

General Manager Enterprise Data and Analytics

Terry Ray

SVP and Imperva Fellow

Mike Renwick

Product Manager, Enterprise Data

Simon Ritter

Deputy CTO

Stephen Roberts

Strategic Projects Director

Dan Rosanova

Director, Product Management

Vinodhini S D

Developer Advocate

Sukki Sandhar

VP International Presales

Yali Sassoon


Danilo Sato

Head of Data & AI Services UK and Europe

Jörg Schad


Max Schultze

Data Engineering Manager

Mark Sear

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

Julien Simon

Chief Evangelist

Thomas Steinborn

VP Products

Beth Stockham

Enterprise Account Executive

Jonathan Sunderland


Robin Sutara

Chief Technology Officer (EMEA)

Roman Swoszowski

VP, AI and Cloud R&D

Jovita Tam

Data Privacy & Regulations Customer Experience Global Program Leader

Robin Tandon

Director of Product Marketing

Felix Therrien

Product Analytics Lead

Daniel Thomas

Geospatial Data Scientist

Steve Totman

Chief Strategy Officer

Yassine Trad

Lead Data Architect

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

Maria Vechtomova


Fernando Velez

Chief Data Technologist

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

Susan Walsh


Ed Walsh


Jim Webber

Chief Scientist

Andy Wheeler

Chief Data Architect, Microsoft UK Customer Success

Simon Whiteley

Director of Engineering

Martin Wild

Martin Wild, Principal Systems Consultant

Rob Winters

Head of Data Products

Karin Wolok

Head of Developer Marketing & Community

Francisco de Souza

Data Governance Lead