Christian Chabot is Chairman, CEO, and Co-founder of Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), one of the fastest growing technology companies in the world. Christian has led the company to nine consecutive years of record sales and customer growth. Prior to Tableau, Christian was with Softbank Venture Capital, where he specialized in enterprise software. Before that, Christian was CEO and co-founder of BeeLine Software, a pioneer of next-generation mapping technology. He holds an MBA from Stanford University, an M.Sc from the University of Sussex, and a BS from Stanford’s School of Engineering. And his favorite part of our annual conferences? Getting to meet customers when they’re excited to learn and primed to have fun. “Is there a better way to get to know a customer than on a party bus?"