Kansas City IT Professionals - Big Data: The Future Of Insights
Thursday, August 30, 2012 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
Overland Park, KS
UPDATE: We are SOLD OUT!! Thanks for your support!! If you're still interested, add yourself to the waitlist in case tickets become available
Kansas City IT Professionals presents - Big Data: The Future Of Insights, bringing together thought leaders & experts such as industry executives, engineers, and analysts to learn more about Big Data technologies.
The event, hosted by Johnson County Community College, will take place in the Regnier Center on August 30th 1:30 – 4pm.
You'll hear from expert data scientists, data analysts, and engineers from companies like Adknowledge and Cerner about how Big Data helps organizations find new business opportunities & make smarter decisions.
Additionally, we'll discuss how a gigabit connection (Google Fiber) might benefit Big Data in Kansas City in a multitude of ways.
This is a fantastic opportunity for CXOs and IT leaders, developers, systems/network engineers and IT professionals learn how companies are leveraging Big Data in today’s world & how they can do so in their own environment.
Register today(required), as space is limited
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1:30 - 1:55pm – Check in
2:00 – 2:30 – "Big Data, What's the Big Deal?" - Scott Kahler, Data Platforms Administrator, Adknowledge
2:35 - 3:00 - Panel discussion: How Kansas City companies are leveraging Big Data in the enterprise
3:10 - 4:00 - "Big Data Technologies and Techniques" - Ryan Brush, Distinguished Engineer , Cerner
**Agenda/schedule subject to change**
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Kansas City IT Professionals
Open for membership on LinkedIn in July of 2008, KC IT Professionals (KCITP) is a grassroots IT focused community in the Kansas City area. Our organization is over 11,000 members, ranging from top executive level management and below, and encompasses a vast array of technology related skillsets.
Hundreds of corporations, small businesses and startups are represented by our membership.
We aim to build and strengthen the IT community in Kansas City in order to increase collaboration and encourage innovation.
KCITP organizes Kansas City tech events including Hack Midwest, Compute Midwest, Mobile Midwest , Hack & Tell KC and more. Additionally, KCITP created an educational initiative called The Disruption institute to teach how to learn mobile development.