Saurabh Agrawal is currently a data science graduate student at the University of Southern California. He is particularly interested in big data technologies and performance tuning of the database systems. Saurabh is a data enthusiast, proud owner of a IBM developerWorks article and was a speaker at the IDUG DB2 North American Tech Conference, 2015. He also secured 4th position in the DB2’s Got Talent 2014.

He can be reached at, LinkedIn and Twitter.


Prasad Pande is pursuing his Masters in Data Science at the University of Texas, Dallas. He is interested in the design, implementation and   development of database systems. Prasad is passionate about Big Data, Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. He secured 3rd
prize in the DB2’s Got Talent 2014 – a worldwide IBM DB2 community contest.

He can be reached at, LinkedIn and Twitter.