People

Connect with the Mass Big Data Ecosystem

There are thousands of people from across industry, capital markets, academia and government that make up the Mass Big Data ecosystem. Get to know and follow some of them here. 

Jeremy Achin
CEO
Data Robot

  

Rachel Bain
Asst. Secretary for
Performance Management & Innovation
MassDOT

  

John Baker
Chief Data Scientist
Pixability

  

Angela Bassa
Director of Data Science
iRobot

  

Ayora Berry
Vice President of Education
PTC

  

Azer Bestavros
Director of the Hairi Institute for Computing
Boston University

  

David Block-Schachter
Chief Technology Officer
MBTA

Elizabeth Bruce
University Lead in
Technology and Social Impact
Microsoft
  

Peter Bull
Co-Founder
DrivenData
  

John Cardente
Distinguished Engineer, CTO Office
Dell EMC
  

Catherine Chute
Executive Director at Harvard Institute for Applied Computational Science
Harvard University
  

Seth DeLand
Product Marketing Manager in
Data Analytics
MathWorks

David Dietrich
VP of Advanced Analytics and Governance
Fidelity Investments
  

Deborah DiSanzo
General Manager
IBM Watson Health
  

Allen Downey
Professor of Computer Science
Olin College
  

Ben Forman
Research Director
MassINC
  

John Goodhue
Executive Director
Massachusetts Green High Performance Center

Dominique Haughton
Professor & Leader Data Analytics Research Team
Bentley University
  

Tom Hopcroft
President & CEO
MassTLC
  

Cort Johnson
Partner
Reverb Advisors
  

Ely Kahn
Co-Founder & VP of Business Development and Marketing
Sqrrl
  

Jasleen Kaur
Data Scientist
Philips Research
  

Gary King
Director of Institute for Quantitative Social Science
Harvard University
  

Vishal Kumar
President/CEO
Analytics Week
  

Jim Kurose
Professor
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Andrew Lamb
Chief Architect
DataRobot

Pat Larkin
Director, Innovation Institute
MassTech

Jacob Lauzier
CTO & Co-Founder
MachineMetrics
  

Greg Lipstein
Co-Founder
DrivenData
  

Chris Lynch
Founder & Partner
Reverb Advisors
  

Sam Madden
Professor
MIT CSAIL
  

Colin Mahony
SVP & General Manager
HP
  

Will Markow
Manager of Client Strategy and Analytics
Burning Glass

Marilyn Matz
CEO & Co-Founder
Paradigm4

Andrew McCallum
Professor
UMass Amherst

Sears Merritt
Vice President of Data Science
MassMutual
  

Jon Orwant
Engineering Manager, Boston & Paris
Google
  

Andy Palmer
Co-Founder & CEO
Tamr
  

Hanspeter Pfister
A Wang Professor of Computer Science
Harvard University
  

Benjamin Piat
Principal Engineer, Data Analytics
Amadeus IT

Sam Ransbotham
Associate Professor of Information Systems
Boston College
  

Tim Reardon
Director of Data Services
Metropolitan Area Planning Council
  

Micah Remley
SVP of Product
EnterNOC

Douglas Robbins
Director of Strategic Development
MITRE Corporation

Jody Rose
Executive Director
New England Venture Capital Association
  

Elke Rudensteiner
Program Director, Data Science
WPI

Andrew Schiller
Founder, CEO and Chief Data Scientist
Location Inc.

Martin Serrano
Co-Founder and Chief Architect
Attivio

Prashant Shenoy
Professor of Computer Science
UMass Amherst
  

Harry Sleeper
Department Head, Open Health Services
MITRE Corporation

Paul Sonderegger
Big Data Scientist
Oracle
  

Holly St. Clair
Chief Data Officer, Executive Office of Technology Services and Security
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  

 

Mona Vernon
Chief Technology Officer
Thomson Reuters Labs
  

Julie Yoo
Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer
Kyruus