Travis Oliphant is President, Chief Data Scientist & Co-Founder of Anaconda, Inc. (was called Continuum Analytics). Since 1997, he has worked extensively with Python for numerical and scientific programming, most notably as the primary developer of the NumPy package, and as a founding creator of the SciPy package. He is also the author of the definitive Guide to NumPy. As President and Chief Data Scientist of Continuum Analytics, Travis fosters the open source community and is dedicated to furthering the company’s open source projects. He also engages customers in all industries and helps guide technical direction of the company. He has served as a director of the Python Software Foundation and as a director of NumFOCUS which he founded in 2011.