The Technology Wiz & CEO of BitDegree. 11 years in software engineering. Blockchain evangelist. Person behind the success of 000webhost - world’ first and biggest free cloud hosting platform designed for learning, testing and experimenting. His way-ahead-of our-time mindset and passion for technologies led him to become the CEO and one of the founding members of BitDegree where, on the long term, he aims to revolutionize education and shape it to today’s businesses needs.
Balys is leading the engineering team at the BitDegree project. He is a certified expert in distributed technologies - big data field. He has vast experience with Hadoop and Cassandra ecosystems. He has consulted and helped many Fortune 500 companies with their big data architecture. Balys has a long running background in Linux and software engineering, holds a degree in Applied Mathematics.
Global technology executive, keynote speaker and a Silicon Valley old-timer. Jeff was a founding team member of Electronic Arts, where he has overseen the global expansion of its operations. Jeff has high-level connections in Silicon Valley and around the world that he is using to help startups like BitDegree. Jeff has developed Berkeley Skydeck startup accelerator and is currently involved in helping startups around the world to grow and scale into the Silicon Valley. Jeff is a very great guy that believes in BitDegree and wants to help.