Bob’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bobvanluijt/
Music: Under K for King – Legendary
aiGrunn is on November 10th, 2023 in Forum Groningen. Get the latest info at: https://aigrunn.org
AI generated summary:
- The guest, Bob van Luijt, is one of the co-founders of Weaviate, a company that specializes in open source vector databases.
- Bob discusses his background in software development and music and how his passion for creating things led to the founding of Weviate.
- The importance of reducing the barrier to entry for developers and the potential impact of AI on programming languages and software development.
- The advantages and challenges of remote work and building a company culture in a remote-first environment.
- The future of software development, including the balance between high-level and low-level abstraction and the increasing range of possibilities and tools available.
The most exciting fact: Weaviate is an open source vector database that focuses on making vector embeddings a first-class citizen in database systems, providing developers with a powerful tool for working with machine learning models and AI applications.