Nestor holds a degree in Cybernetics and Mathematics from the University of Havana, Cuba, and a diploma in Hydroinformatics from the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education in Delft, the Netherlands. Nestor joined McCain Foods Global Information Services in 2006 and has worked in the areas of eBusiness, Data Warehouse, and Analytics. Nestor recently took on the role of Manager, Enterprise Content Management.
McCain Foods is a world-leading food company and one of the largest manufacturers of frozen potato specialties. The company also produces many other quality food products, including potato specialties, appetizers, green vegetables, desserts, pizzas, juices and beverages, oven meals and entrées. McCain Foods has manufacturing operations on six continents and employs more than 20,000 worldwide.
David Baxter, President, Fiddlehead Technology, has 17 years of ICT service development and product innovation experience including iMagicTV world’s first commercially deployed IPTV software. David is also one of the founding advocates of T4G Big Data Congress.
Fiddlehead is employing big data analysis to revolutionize the food and beverage supply chain. We are solving the hard problems of reducing inventory cost and improving customer service levels.
Director, Product Development
I am an entrepreneur with over a decade of experience working with and founding technology startups.
As a co-founder of Radian6, I helped to build the highly successful Social Media Monitoring platform from the ground up which lead to an exit to Salesforce.com (for $326M) in 2011.
I enjoy helping people develop their ideas. I frequently advise startups from Business Development, Technology and User Experience perspectives. I bleed startup.
Cvent is a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform. Cvent offers software solutions to event planners for online event registration, venue selection, event management, mobile apps for events, e-mail marketing and web surveys. Cvent provides hotels with a targeted advertising platform designed to reach event planners looking for suitable venues. Cvent solutions optimize the entire event management value chain and have enabled clients around the world to manage hundreds of thousands of meetings and events.