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About Us

About us Purdue University is a vast laboratory for discovery. The university is known not only for science, technology, engineering, and math programs, but also for our imagination, ingenuity, and innovation. It’s a place where those who seek an education come to make their ideas real — especially when those transformative discoveries lead to scientific, technological, social, or humanitarian impact. Founded in 1869 in West Lafayette, Indiana, the university proudly serves its state as well as the nation and the world. Academically, Purdue’s role as a major research institution is supported by top-ranking disciplines in pharmacy, business, engineering, and agriculture. More than 39,000 students are enrolled here. All 50 states and 130 countries are represented. Add about 950 student organizations and Big Ten Boilermaker athletics, and you get a college atmosphere that’s without rival.

UPCOMING CONFERENCES

August 6, 2016
Ratish Naroor
Director of SEO

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January 7, 2017
Jordan Ison
Lead Solutions Consultant

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January 11, 2017
Ashley McCrillis, MBA
Product Manager, Teavana - Nestle Coffee

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January 19, 2017
Lindsey Tsuya
Senior Technical Analyst

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January 23, 2017
Jeffery Hunt
Sr. Manager, Strategic Customer Success

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February 4, 2017
Tim Mueller-Sim
Co-Founder

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February 6, 2017
Doug Hicken
Director Of Operations

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January 10, 2018
Elena Igumnova
Data Scientist

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January 10, 2018
Laura Conklin
Associate Product Manager

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January 18, 2018
Jeffery Hunt
Sr. Manager, Strategic Customer Success

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STUDENT AMBASSADORS

Jan Recker
Adjunct Professor at QUT (Queensland University of Technology)
2007, PhD, QUT (Queensland University of Technology).

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Brad Greenwood
Associate Professor at University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management
2012, Ph.D., University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business.

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Ashley Whitehead
Director of Data Science & Analytics - Americas at Criteo
Masters, Georgetown University.

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Alok Gupta
Editor In Chief at Information Systems Research (An INFORMS Journal)
1995, Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

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Even Oldridge
Sr Applied Research Scientist at NVIDIA
2017, fast.ai.

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Jay Barney
Professor at The Ohio State University

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Bonnie Brinton Anderson
Professor at Brigham Young University
2000, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Carnegie Mellon University.

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Sana Kanwar Mankeerat Kaur
Business Analyst Intern at Workfront
2018, Master's of science, University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business.

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Scott Butler
Teaching Assistant at University of Utah
2018, Computer Science, BS, University of Utah.

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Nick Humphreys
Senior Director Integrated Knowledge - North America Digital Commerce at Nike
2009, Master of Science (M.S.), University of Utah.

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