SriSatish Ambati is CEO and co-founder of H2O.ai, the maker of H2O, the leading open source machine learning and AI platform for smarter applications and data products. Before H2O, Sri spent time scaling R over big data with researchers at Purdue and Stanford, after co-founding Platfora and taking on the role of the director of engineering at DataStax. He has previously worked at a Java multi-core startup, Azul Systems, where he was a partner and performance engineer tinkering with the entire ecosystem of enterprise apps at scale. Sri is known for his knack for envisioning killer apps in fast-evolving spaces and assembling stellar teams towards productizing that vision. A regular speaker in the AI, NoSQL, and Java circuit, Sri leaves trail @srisatish.