John Faichney is a software developer currently living in San Francisco. He was formerly a lecturer at UC Berkeley CED in computation in design and urban analysis and a workshop leader at the ACADIA conference in 2012 and SmartGeometry conference in 2014. He is interested in urban/geospatial data, computational geometry, technology enabled activism, and distributed systems. John has also worked to engineer automation tools for the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industry. He is currently a Senior Software Engineer at Uber.