Erik Goepfert is a Senior Software Engineer for IBM, focusing primarily on historical weather solutions as part of The Weather Company, an IBM Business. At The Weather Company, he works on the History on Demand application which ingests large amounts of weather data and serves it to users via an API. The data is then used by clients primarily for machine learning and data analytics. Previously he worked in the transportation industry, writing software to integrate mobile LiDAR, 3D pavement technology, imaging, and geospatial data collection equipment and data processing software for Mandli Communications. Erik received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.