Bas Geerdink

Technology Lead @ING

Bas is a programmer, scientist, and IT manager. At ING, he works as Technology Lead in the global innovation center. His academic background is in Artificial Intelligence and Informatics. His research on reference architectures for big data solutions was published at the IEEE conference ICITST 2013. Bas has a background in software development, design and architecture with a broad technical view from C++ to Prolog to Scala. He occasionally teaches programming courses and is a regular speaker on conferences and informal meetings, where he brings a mixture of market context, his own vision, business cases, architecture and source code in an enthousiastic way towards his audience.

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