Web & Developer Advocate
Benjamin Young is a Developer, Web, and Open Source Advocate. Benjamin's focus is on content and how we human beings interface with it and each other around it. He currently explores the edges of a re-decentralized Web leveraging annotation--additional content added by anyone. Benjamin is currently an Invited Expert in the Annotation and Digital Publishing Working Groups at the W3C. He has previously worked as an inventor and evangelist for IBM's Cloudant, Couchbase, and CouchOne. He contributes (under the name BigBlueHat) to Apache CouchDB, Twitter Bootstrap, and various Python, PHP, and JS projects.