Jason has been involved in software development for over thirty years, since 2002 specialising in the journey of customer data with open source software. He is the author of Machine Learning: Hands on for Developers and Technical Professionals (published by Wiley), contributor to open source projects and has worked on all three Strata Data conferences for O’Reilly.
He created the Synthetica Data Platform to help companies and software developers create data for artificial intelligence model training and data for big data, streaming and other systems. Built on existing open source software it enables open data deployment either in the cloud or on premises deployments.
As an Open UK Ambassador Jason is interested in the potential and ethical considerations of using open data and open source software for artificial intelligence in industry and day-to-day life