• With over 25 years of industry experience, Jee Chung was most currently the Director of Enterprise Systems at GMO, LLC, where he oversaw data initiatives such as data warehousing, business intelligence, realĀ­time data, etc. Previously, he held roles at State Street, Fidelity Investments, Goldman Sachs, and Ab Initio.

  • Dr. Eric Daimler served the Obama Administration as a Presidential Innovation Fellow within the Office of Science and Technology Policy ("OSTP") workflow for Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. Daimler obtained a B.S., M.S., and a PhD from the School of Computer Science ("SCS") at Carnegie Mellon University, where he later became a professor.

  • Dr. Peter Gates received his Ph.D. in Physiology and Biophysics at Rush University and was a post-doc at the Mayo Foundation. Since then he has held a series of positions at 3-Dimensional Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Johnson and Johnson, spanning various data integration and application development activities.

  • Dr. David Spivak is a research scientist in the MIT department of mathematics, where he uses category theory to model information-bearing structures of all kinds, ranging from databases and programs to social networks and proteins.

  • Dr. Sarah Winkler is a postdoc researcher at the University of Innsbruck, working on automated reasoning on a FWF Hertha Firnberg fellowship. Previously, she spent one year as a research developer at Microsoft Research, working on SMT-based compiler validation.

  • A former postdoc in the MIT math department, Dr. Ryan Wisnesky specializes in the application of category theory to query language design. He holds CS degrees from Stanford and Harvard and contributed to IBM research's Clio and HIL data integration tools.