Apache: Big Data North America 2017 will be held at the Intercontinental Miami in Miami, Florida. 

Register now for the event taking place May 16-18, 2017. 
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Adam Kocoloski

Fellow and CTO for the Watson Data Platform organization
Adam is an IBM Fellow and CTO for the Watson Data Platform organization. He joined IBM in 2014 via the acquisition of Cloudant, where he built a highly available, scalable database and drove the development of the systems required to offer the database as a service. Adam's record of open source contributions and leadership in the NoSQL and cloud services communities includes being a Committer and PMC Member for Apache CouchDB, as well as numerous publications and conference presentations. Adam received his Ph.D. in Physics from MIT in 2010 where he studied the gluon's contribution to the spin structure of the proton. He lives in the Boston area with his wife and three young daughters.