About ODSC

ODSC - Open Data Science Conference - is essential for anyone who wants to connect to the data science community and contribute to the open source applications they use everyday. Our goal is to bring together the global data science community to help foster the exchange of innovative ideas and encourage the growth of open source software.

Our Focus

Who We Are

  • Sheamus McGovern – Open Data Science Conference Chair
  • Mammad Mahmoodi – Executive Director
  • Alicia Strong - Outreach & Operations Manager
  • Matthew Sanborn - Digital Marketing Manager
  • Tim Craig - Web Developer
  • Jerry Battiste - Social Media Manager
  • Jess Willis - London Operations Lead
  • Tony Porretto - Sponsorship Sales Executive
  • Vimal Patel - Business Operations Manager - Eastern U.S.
  • We are also supported by a host of volunteers and advisers.


If you'd like to volunteer at one of our events, we'd love to hear from you.  We can guarantee a rewarding experience.  Email us at volunteers@odsc.com