Robert Simpson (  Google, London, UK)    @orbitingfrog    

Robert Simpson (Google, London, UK)

@orbitingfrog

 

  Chris Lintott (  Oxford University, UK)    @chrislintott   Chris is Professor of Astrophysics at Oxford University and lead of the Zooniverse citizen science group. His research is focused on the formation of galaxies and running citizen science projects to investigate galaxy formation, discover planets and more. 

Chris Lintott (Oxford University, UK)

@chrislintott

Chris is Professor of Astrophysics at Oxford University and lead of the Zooniverse citizen science group. His research is focused on the formation of galaxies and running citizen science projects to investigate galaxy formation, discover planets and more. 

  Sarah Kendrew (  European Space Agency, Baltimore, US)    @sarahkendrew   Sarah is Instrument & Calibration Scientist  with the European Space Agency, working on the MIRI instrument on the James Webb Space Telescope. She is based at the Space Telescope Science Institute  in Baltimore, MD. She has worked on a number of international ground- and space-based instruments for optical/IR observatories in the UK, Netherlands and Germany.    

Sarah Kendrew (European Space Agency, Baltimore, US)

@sarahkendrew

Sarah is Instrument & Calibration Scientist  with the European Space Agency, working on the MIRI instrument on the James Webb Space Telescope. She is based at the Space Telescope Science Institute  in Baltimore, MD. She has worked on a number of international ground- and space-based instruments for optical/IR observatories in the UK, Netherlands and Germany. 

 

 
   Alasdair Allan    (Babilim Light Industries, UK)    @aallan   Alasdair is a scientist, author, hacker, and journalist. In the past he has mesh networked the Moscone Center, caused a U.S. Senate hearing, and contributed to the detection of what was—at the time—the most distant object yet discovered. 

Alasdair Allan (Babilim Light Industries, UK)

@aallan

Alasdair is a scientist, author, hacker, and journalist. In the past he has mesh networked the Moscone Center, caused a U.S. Senate hearing, and contributed to the detection of what was—at the time—the most distant object yet discovered. 

 
  Carolina Ödman-Govender (Cape Town, South Africa)    @carolune   With a background in engineering and astrophysics, Carolina is a scientist who straddles the fields of big data, education, science, technology and development with a critical eye and a vivid imagination. Her path has taken her from cosmology via cardio-vascular research labs to UNESCO and SKA and a South African start-up in the FinTech space. 

Carolina Ödman-Govender (Cape Town, South Africa)

@carolune

With a background in engineering and astrophysics, Carolina is a scientist who straddles the fields of big data, education, science, technology and development with a critical eye and a vivid imagination. Her path has taken her from cosmology via cardio-vascular research labs to UNESCO and SKA and a South African start-up in the FinTech space. 

  Arfon Smith (Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, US)    @arfon   Arfon Smith leads the Data Science Mission Office at STScI in Baltimore. Previously he worked at GitHub, helping to bring open source to academia. He’s also Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Open Source Software ( JOSS ) which is designed to bring the best bits of open source and modern technologies to academic publishing.

Arfon Smith (Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, US)

@arfon

Arfon Smith leads the Data Science Mission Office at STScI in Baltimore. Previously he worked at GitHub, helping to bring open source to academia. He’s also Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Open Source Software (JOSS) which is designed to bring the best bits of open source and modern technologies to academic publishing.