Speaker Details

Martial Michel
Chief Scientific Officer

Martial has worked in the distributed computing field for 20 years, starting with designing data serialization algorithms for MPI  (his Ph.D. subject), making multimedia network streams to be used on commercial off the shelf hardware time-synchronized, implementing a job scheduling software, architecting data-driven research evaluation platforms, and lead the team the NIST team using OpenStack to build an evaluation agnostic benchmarking model to allow researchers to bring their algorithms to specialized datasets. 

He is the Chief Technologist at Infotrend Inc. and the North American co-chair for the OpenStack Scientific SIG.


Martial is also an avid technology enthusiast and hacker, a researcher, program manager, and team lead, an Open Source developer since 1999, an infrastructure & solutions architect...