Speaker Inquiries

Sam Lightstone

Sam Lightstone

Distinguished Engineer at IBM
BIO: Sam Lightstone is Distinguished Engineer for relational Cloud Data repositories as well as co-founder of IBM's technology incubation initiative.He is author or several books, papers, and patents on computer science, careers, and data engineering.
Sam Lightstone

Sam is a popular and frequent speaker at conferences, universities, and corporations internationally.  Contact Sam using the form below to arrange a talk and check out some of the feedback lower down from attendees at past sessions.

Sample topics:

  • Fostering innovation
  • Careers success in software development
  • Cloud computing
  • Data Warehousing
  • In-memory computing
  • Research trends
  • Software development best practices

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Here’s is a sample of the feedback from attendees as Sam’s talks:

“I love Sam’s energy & the analogies he uses.”

“It was a very good presentation and I will apply some of the key learning into my daily routine.”

“I’ve listened to a lot of ‘Innovation’ talks and podcasts, read ‘innovation’ blogs, but Sam’s presentation was well tailored to [our] lab environment.”

“Very insightful and informative. I could relate to many things presented. Content was very relavent to my job.”

“I’m motivated to go and read Sam’s book. Really enjoyed his discussion. Well presented and very engaging.”

“Good presenter, good analogies and details. Well worth my time.”

“Sam, I am currently reading your book and have listened to your speeches twice. I would like to thank you for writting such an insightful and informative book. The content was really motivating and encouraged me to really go after some of my big goals. Thanks again.”

“One key point sunk in that I don’t think has sunk in before for me: CUSTOMERS are our source of PROBLEMS. Our job is to think up SOLUTIONS, not problems. We go to the customers to find problems. Thanks, Sam!

“The presentation, it was both inspirational and motivating.”

“Great presentation. Thank you so much for this opportunity!”

“Very clear voice, a lot of enthusiasm, good examples, clear conclusions. Really good speech.”

“Good speaker with great examples to get his points across. I will most definitely buy his book!”

“Great presentation – and very motivating. Listening to you speak reminds me to have fun in my job.”