Past Speakers


There are no CFPs at QCon. Each speaker is individually invited. While the final schedule takes longer, we think it’s worth the wait. These are just some of the speakers who’ve recently presented at QCon.

Data and Analytics Group Lead @NERSC
Machine Learning Engineer @Autonomous Intelligent Driving
Data Scientist @Nooxit
Chief Data Engineer @PayPal
Research engineer @Cloudera Fast Forward Labs
Principal Data Architect @Confluent, PMC Member @Kafka, &...
Software/Technical Advisor C4Media & QCon Chair, previous...
Editor-in-chief, InfoQ.com
Senior Machine Learning Engineer @Adobe
Software Engineer @OpenRoboticsOrg
Core Statistics Team @Facebook
VP of Engineering and Data Science at Omnius
Machine Learning Engineer @Airbnb
Data Platform Engineering Manager @StitchFix
Software Engineer, Search, Learning, and Intelligence @SlackHQ
Engineering Manager @Uber
Technical Lead of TensorFlow Mobile @Google
Director of Data Science @ThirdLove
Co-Founder of KIProtect

2019 Tracks

  • Groking Timeseries & Sequential Data

    Techniques, practices, and approaches around time series and sequential data. Expect topics including image recognition, NLP/NLU, preprocess, & crunching of related algorithms.

  • Deep Learning in Practice

    Deep learning use cases around edge computing, deep learning for search, explainability, fairness, and perception.