Dean Wampler

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data invited languages languages-and-tools

Dean Wampler is an expert in streaming data systems, focusing on applications of ML/AI. He is head of evangelism at, which is focused on distributed Python for ML/AI. Previously, he was an engineering VP at Lightbend, where he led the development of Lightbend CloudFlow, an integrated system for building and running streaming data applications with popular open source tools. Dean is the author or co-author of three O’Reilly books on Scala, Functional Programming, and Hive. He contributes to several open source projects and he co-organizes and speaks at many technology conferences and Chicago-based user groups. Dean has a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Washington.