Zhe Wu, Architect
Zhe Wu is an architect working on semantic and graph technologies in Oracle USA. He leads the design, architecture, and development of the inference engine for W3C RDFS/SKOS/OWL in the database, Java APIs for RDF Semantic Graph, RDF triple-level security, SQL-based graph analytics, Property Graph for RDBMS and Hadoop, and more. As an Oracle representative, he has participated in the W3C OWL 2 working group, RDF working group, and UDDI standard committee. He has served as a member of the program committee for ESWC, OrdRing, ISWC, RR, and OWLED. Zhe has served as co-chair for JIST 2011 and he has served on the editorial board of SWJ 2010. He has been invited to attend Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering (JAFOE 2011). Zhe has publications in ISWC, WWW, AAAI, VLDB, ICDE, JCST, CP, ICTAI, ASAP, and more. He has over fifteen US/International patents granted. Zhe received his PhD in computer science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2001. He received his BE from the Special Class for Gifted Young, USTC in 1996.
Albert Godfrind, Spatial and Graph Solutions Architect
25 years of experience in designing, developing, and deploying IT applications.
What I do: evangelizing the use of graphs and spatial information to Analytics, BI and GIS communities across Europe, consulting with partners and customers, speaking at conferences, and designing and delivering in-depth technical training.
I am also one of the authors of the first book on Oracle Spatial: Pro Oracle Spatial - The essential guide to developing spatially enabled business applications.
Jean Ihm, Product Manager
Jean Ihm is a product manager for Oracle's spatial and graph technologies for database, big data, and cloud platforms. She interacts with customers and partners worldwide, works on product release activities, engages with presales, and helps organize user events. She serves as Oracle liaison to the Spatial and Graph SIG user group, and is a member of the BIWA conference committee. She received a bachelor's degree from MIT, and a law degree from the University of California, Berkeley. She is based at Oracle HQ in Redwood Shores, California.