Akmal Chaudhri

Software Engineer in London, United Kingdom

Akmal Chaudhri

Software Engineer in London, United Kingdom

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I have worked with database technology since 1988. I am a recognised Subject Matter Expert (SME) on database technology. I also focus on Big Data, Data Science and NoSQL.

I have regularly presented at many international conferences. I have served on the program committees for a number of major conferences and workshops. I have edited or co-edited 10 books.

In 2015, I also served on an Expert Advisory Panel to help guide Malaysia on its Big Data Analytics and Data Science journey.

▶ Specialties:

● I have worked as a developer, consultant, product strategist, evangelist, technical writer and technical trainer with several Blue Chip companies and Big Data startups.

● I have published and presented widely on Java, XML and Database systems.

● I have worked extensively with the world-wide developer community through developer relations programs at IBM.

● I have worked extensively with the world-wide academic community through university relations and academic initiative programs at Informix and IBM.

▶ Qualifications:

● BSc (1st Class Hons.) Computing and Information Systems.

● MSc Business Systems Analysis and Design.

● PhD Computer Science (Database Performance Benchmarking).

● Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS).

● Chartered IT Professional (CITP).

▶ Current Interests:

Apache Spark, Machine Learning, Data Science and how to become a Data Scientist.

▶ Key Words:

Community Builder, Data Scientist, Developer Advocate, International Speaker, Technical Evangelist, Technical Trainer, Technical Writer, University Relations

  • Education
    • City University London