April 15, 2014
K Young: About the speaker
K Young is the CEO of Mortar Data. Mortar serves data scientists and engineers with a service that makes creating and operating high-scale data pipelines easy. Mortar contributes to several open source projects including Pig, Luigi, and the Mongo-Hadoop connector. Prior to founding Mortar Data, K built software that reaches one in ten public school students in the U.S. He holds a Computer Science degree from Rice University.