Sean has over 20-years experience building enterprise technology product and service companies. He is the founder of an Inc 500 'Fastest Growing Company America' and of OptimalAI, a spinout from University College London's (UCL) AI Centre. Co-founded by Google's DeepMind, the AI Centre is one of the world's leading AI research institutions.
Sean is the 2006 winner of Donald Trump's, 'The Apprentice'. In 2014, he was awarded the 'Entrepreneur of The Year Award' at the Business Innovation Awards Gala hosted by the British Government's, Department for International Trade (DIT). He is also the benefactor of 'The Sean Yazbeck Centre for Digital Innovation', a learning centre for MSc and PhD software degrees at Solent University, England.
Sean received a BA (Hons) First Class from Solent University, England and subsequently an Honorary Doctorate (PhD h.c.) in Business. He is is currently a Visiting Fellow at Solent University. Sean is a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO), a global leadership community of chief executives.
David was previously the Director of Operations for the UK's Ministry of Defence (MOD). He was also the Director General of the European Union's Military Staff and the Commander of the European Union's Armed Forces (Althea). In 2010, David was appointed Gentleman Usher of the 'Black Rod', in the UK's Houses of Parliament, where he was responsible for parliament's day-to-day operations.
In 1996, David received a CBE from Her Majesty the Queen for his work in stabilising and reconstructing post-war Bosnia and for his role as the UK's negotiator in the Bosnia peace talks. The talks led to the Presidents of Bosnia, Croatia, and Serbia signing the Dayton Peace Agreement.
David is a BBC TV and radio commentator on parliamentary affairs. He also lectures at Cambridge, Harvard and Yale. David is a graduate of Law at Cambridge University.
Kamil is the inventor of NestJS. NestJS is the Node.js framework for building enterprise-grade, server-side applications on top of TypeScript. With millions of downloads, NestJS is the world's fastest growing Node.js framework. Kamil is also a Google Developer Expert (GDE) at Google, specialising in Angular, the TypeScript, open-source web application framework. Kamil graduated from Politechnika Slaska w Gliwicach, Poland with an MSc in Computer Science.
Mark is the world's second largest creator of code for Google's Angular Universal, the TypeScript, open-source web application framework. He has been a part of Google's core Angular Universal team since 2015.
He also heads developer relations between Microsoft’s .Net team and Google’s Angular team. Mark is also the official owner and maintainer of ASP.NET Core & Angular Universal (and Vue.js) starters. Mark is a part of the core team of NestJS, the Node.js framework for enterprise-grade, server-side applications on top of TypeScript. Mark has been developing enterprise software for Fortune 100 companies for 20-years. He graduated from Drexel University, USA with a BSc in Information Systems and Technology.
Brian is a Google Developer Expert at Google specializing in Google's Angular TypeScript open-source web application framework. He has been building web applications for over 20 years. Brian is focused on using the very latest web technologies with proven coding methodologies to create sophisticated and elegant software. He has a strong background in enterprise e-learning platforms. Brian has an MBA and BS in Computer Information Systems from the State of New York Polytechnic Institute. Brian is a long term volunteer of software development services to the Boy Scouts of America.
For 18 years, Sue was the Director of GSMA North America. Sue oversaw all of GSMA North America's technical working groups including Network Interoperability, Services, Billing, Roaming, Fraud and Security, Standards, Terminals and Smart Cards. Sue is currently the CEO of The Small Cell Forum, the independent industry and operator association that supports small cell deployment worldwide. As Small Cell Forum CEO, Sue is responsible for carrier engagement and interactions with partner organizations. She also manages senior-level interactions with the Forum’s working and technical groups. Previously, Sue held senior positions at AT&T, Verizon Wireless and Telcordia. Sue graduated from University of Delaware, USA with a B.S. Degree in Computer & Information Sciences.