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Unveiling Project Inception: Introducing the Future of Data Automation

Wednesday, May 22 // 10 AM PT | 1 PM ET

Join Ascend's Founder & CEO, Sean Knapp, for a groundbreaking journey into the future of data automation. Experience the unveiling and demo of Ascend’s latest innovation: "Project Inception."

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About the Session

At Ascend, we believe it’s time to rethink data engineering from the ground up.

As the world of data continues to evolve at a breakneck pace, we are thrilled to announce the next revolutionary step in our journey – codenamed “Project Inception.” Ascend has always been at the forefront of innovation, and with Project Inception, we’re setting a new standard. This initiative is more than just an upgrade; it’s a reimagining of what a Data Automation Platform can be.

Join Ascend Founder and CEO, Sean Knapp, as he unravels the mystery behind “Project Inception”, provides a glimpse into the design principles behind the latest generation of our platform, and demonstrates what’s in store for the future of Ascend users. 

Webinar Details

Join us on May 22 for your chance to:

  • Dive Into Design: Discover the core drivers behind Inception’s architecture.
  • Cut to the Core: Check out the power and extensibility of Ascend’s DataAware Automation Core.
  • Peer into the Future: Catch a glimpse of the new developer experience you won’t want to wait to get your hands on.

Space is limited. Register to reserve your seat.

Register now to attend live or receive the replay.

About the Host

Sean Knapp

Founder and CEO @ Ascend.io

Sean Knapp is the founder and CEO of Ascend.io. Prior to Ascend.io, Sean was a co-founder, CTO, and Chief Product Officer at Ooyala.


At Ooyala Sean oversaw Product, Engineering and Solutions, and played key roles in scaling the company to 500+ employees, Ooyala’s $410m acquisition, as well as Ooyala’s subsequent acquisitions of Videoplaza and Nativ.


Before founding Ooyala, Sean worked at Google where he was the tech lead for Google’s legendary Web Search Frontend Engineering team, helping that team increase Google’s revenues by over $1B. Sean also developed and launched iGoogle, the company’s popular, customizable home page.


Sean holds a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University, and competed for Stanford as a member of the varsity Cross Country and Track & Field teams.

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