Johannes Ahlmann is the CEO of fluquid.com, engaging in large-scale Web Crawling, Data Mining and Natural Language Processing in order to Acquire, Extract and Leverage Web Data. He is also collaborating with Claru, an Irish company delivering product traceability to consumers using blockchain in the dairy and food industry.
Previously Johannes has worked as Head of Data Science for ScrapingHub, Principal Mobile Developer for EMC and Senior IT Consultant for PwC Strategy&. Since early 2017 he has focussed on developing practical and affordable end-to-end blockchain solutions using Ethereum, Hyperledger, IPFS, and BigchainDB.
John Collins is a Chartered Engineer working for Ervia with over 30 years’ experience in delivering projects in the US, UK and Ireland. He is a Project Management Professional with PMI and is currently working on 2 Capital projects for Ervia’s subsidiary companies: Limerick Gasworks Remediation Project for Gas Networks Ireland and Ringsend Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade Project for Irish Water. He has worked on a variety of roles over his career initially in Construction followed by Operations and Customer facing roles. In the last decade he has been involved in substantial Business Transformation and IT projects. Highlights aside from the PMI public sector project of the year award include the project to introduce new IT systems, hand held devices and an Asset Management department in Gas Networks Ireland followed closely by his role in the design and delivery of the Asset Management roles, processes and IT systems for Irish Water.