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Edd Dumbill
VP Strategy, Silicon Valley Data Science

Edd Dumbill is a technologist, writer and programmer based in California. He’s helping drive businesses with data as VP Strategy for Silicon Valley Data Science.

Edd was the founding program chair for the O’Reilly Strata, and chaired the Open Source Convention for six years. He is Editor in Chief of the journal Big Data.

Edd was the founder and creator of the Expectnation conference management system, and a co-founder of the online intellectual property exchange.

A veteran of open source, Edd has contributed to various projects, such as Debian and GNOME, and created the DOAP Vocabulary for describing software projects.

Edd has written four books, including O’Reilly’s “Learning Rails”. He writes regularly on Google+ and on his blog at

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Operations Coordinator
O'Reilly Media, Inc.

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Sales Manager, Conferences
O'Reilly Media

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Vice President Content Strategy
O'Reilly Media, Inc.

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Acquisitions Editor
O'Reilly Media, Inc.


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