Ursa Labs and Apache Arrow in 2019

Ursa Labs and Apache Arrow in 2019

January 24, 2019


About the speaker

Wes McKinney

Wes is an open source software developer best known for creating the Python pandas project and writing the book Python for Data Analysis. He is a Member of the Apache Software Foundation and part of the PMC for Apache Arrow and Apache Parquet. He also co-created the Ibis project for Python and has contributed to statsmodels and many other open source projects. He was the co-founder and CEO of DataPad, and latest worked for Cloudera and Two Sigma leading efforts to improve performance and interoperability for data science in Python.