Peter Wang

Peter Wang has been developing commercial scientific computing and visualization software for over 15 years. He has extensive experience in software design and development across a broad range of areas, including 3D graphics, geophysics, large data simulation and visualization, financial risk modeling and medical imaging. Peter's interests in the fundamentals of vector computing and interactive visualization led him to co-found Anaconda (formerly Continuum Analytics). Peter leads the product engineering team for the Anaconda data science ecosystem, and works on product engineering and software architecture for open source projects including Bokeh and Blaze. As a creator of the PyData community and conferences, he devotes time and energy to growing the Python data science community, and advocating and teaching Python at conferences around the world. Peter holds a BA in Physics from Cornell University.  

Anaconda Enters a New Chapter

Today I am excited to announce that I am stepping into the role of CEO at Anaconda. Although I am a founder of the company and have previously served as president, this marks the first…

Strata Data Conference Grows Up

The Strata conference will always hold a place in my heart, as it’s one of the events that inspired Travis and I to found Anaconda. We listened to open source-driven talks about data lakes and low-cost storage and knew there would be a demand for tools to help organizations and data scientists derive value from these mountains of information.