• Database Management
  • Cloud Computing
  • Machine Learning, AI, and Big Data


  • IMT 543 - Relational Database Management Systems


Chintan Thakkar is a Guest Faculty at the University of Washington Information School specializing in database management, cloud computing, AI, machine learning, programming and Big Data. He has almost 18 years of work experience in IT and seven years of experience on public cloud. He has extensive experience with migrating on-premise applications to the public cloud (AWS/Amazon). To him, automation is the key to success. He has automated several processes that ease the number of man hours required.


  • MS, Computer Science, Southern Methodist University, 2005