Ben Sadeghi is a Data Scientist at MapR (Asia Pacific & Japan), helping companies implement data-driven, machine learning solutions based on Hadoop. Prior to MapR, Ben developed internal and external data products at Wego.com, a travel meta-search site, and worked in the Internet of Things domain at Jawbone, where he implemented analytics and predictive applications for the UP Band self-quantification platform. Before moving to the private sector, Ben contributed to several NASA and JAXA space missions.
Ben is an active member of the open-source Julia language community. He holds an M.Sc. in computational physics, with an astrophysics emphasis.