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Big Data Debate: The Controversial Questions

Import.io, Metaoptimize

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)

San Francisco, CA

Big Data Debate: The Controversial Questions

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Everything you always wanted to know about big data but were too afraid to ask.

Big Data: Big deal or big whoop? Is Hadoop the answer to our problems or is it just a huge pain? Is data science actually sexy, or are we just highly paid data janitors? These and other controversial questions will be explored, analyzed and pulled apart by our panel of highly qualified experts.

 

Agenda

6:00pm-6:30pm: Drinks & canapés

6:30pm-7:15pm: Lightning Talks

7:15pm-7:30pm: Break for drinks

7:30pm-8:30pm: Panel

8:30pm-9:00pm: Reception

 

A high caliber panel:

Joseph Turian (Founder, MetaOptimize)  Bruno Bowden (Partner, Data Collective)  Jonathan Gray (Founder, Continuuity)  James Cham (Partner, Bloomberg Beta)  Alex Newman (Founder, Ohm Data)  Edd Dumbill (VP Strategy, Silicon Valley Data Science)

 

+ 3 founders explore 'What data means for their business?'

  • Francis Pedraza (CEO, Everest)
  • Johann Schleier-Smith (Founding CTO, Tagged)
  • Bjoern Lassee Herrmann (Founder, Compass)

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Thank you to our Sponsors!

                   import.io   

 

             fishbone

 

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The Big Data Debate, brought from London by import.io

The Big Data Debate is a meetup group where like-minded professionals can get together and discuss relevant and timely topics in big data. We facilitate discussion by bringing you highly regarded speakers across a range of disciplines and allowing you the chance to become an interactive part of the debate. Members of this group include a range of professionals working across all areas of big data. Originally from London, the big data debate now comes to the Bay area. Not to be missed!



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PARISOMA
169 11th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)


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Import.io, Metaoptimize

Import.io enables you to extract data from the web, simply.

Metaoptimize provides best-of-breed strategic consulting and technical implementations in technology, healthcare, finance, and other data-driven verticals. 

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