Kx London SUPER Meetup




Kx London SUPER Meetup

7 March 2019


Added 01-Jan-1970

This is set to be the biggest and best Kx meetup hosted in London to date, with some very impressive speakers and guests joining us!


SriSatish Ambati, H20.ai
SriSatish Ambati is the CEO and Founder of H2O.ai – the maker behind H2O, the leading open source machine learning platform for smarter applications and data products.

Peter Williams, Amazon Web Services
Peter is Global Head of Financial Services Partner Technology at Amazon Web Services, managing a global solutions architecture team responsible for AWS partners.

Tony Braund, Paddy Power Betfair
Currently engaged at Paddy Power Betfair, Tony is a Principal Tech for the Betfair Gambling Exchange with a primary focus on leveraging operational data flowing within the Exchange in real-time for fun and profit.


6:30 pm - Check out the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing F1 static show car!

7:00 pm - SriSatish Ambati, CEO and Founder of H2O.ai will discuss AutoML and AI for Time-series Data.

7:30 pm - Peter Williams, AWS Global head of financial services partner technology will talk about kdb+ and cloud adoption in financial services. He will describe the cloud adoption journey for financial institutions and highlight new services in AWS that will deliver business value to our kdb+ users.

7:50 pm - Tony Braund, Principal Tech for Paddy Power Betfair will discuss 'Playing Whack-a-mole on the Betfair Gambling Exchange'. He will give an introduction to the kinds of challenges & opportunities that led Paddy Power Betfair to invest in the Kx platform, plus a dive into a specific problem space – protecting market data from theft.

8:10 pm – Michael Thomas, SVP R&D, Kx. ‘Next-Gen Data Exploration with kdb+’

8:30pm - Open Q&A and Free Beers!