FORA.tv Speaker - Werner Vogels

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Biography

Dr. Werner Vogels is Vice President & Chief Technology Officer at Amazon.com where he is responsible for driving the company's technology vision, which is to continuously enhance the innovation on behalf of Amazon's customers at a global scale.

Prior to joining Amazon, he worked as a research scientist at Cornell University where he was a principal investigator in several research projects that target the scalability and robustness of mission-critical enterprise computing systems. He has held positions of VP of Technology and CTO in companies that handled the transition of academic technology into industry.

Dr. Vogels holds a Ph.D. from the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and has authored close to 80 articles for journals and conferences, most of them on distributed systems technologies for enterprise computing.

2 Programs

Driving Business Innovation Through the Cloud

11.20.13 | 00:32:47 min | 0 comments

Gatekeepers: How Data Scientists Came to Rule the World

06.07.11 | 00:32:05 min | 0 comments