Big Data: It's Everywhere. And So Are We.
Big Data Everywhere is a one-day conference focused on big data technologies that brings together users and developers to share their experience via technical sessions and user success stories. Industry and technical experts will share their knowledge, discuss best practices, and describe use cases and business applications related to their successes with a converged data platform.
Inside Data Science and Strategy at American Express
Roopesh Varier, Head of Big Data & Innovation (Silicon Valley) at American Express
The Keys to Digital Transformation
Jack Norris, SVP of Data and Applications, MapR Technologies
Leading companies are integrating operations and analytics to make real-time adjustments to improve revenues, reduce costs, and mitigate risks. This session will discuss how companies from TransUnion to Uber use event-driven processing to transform their business with agility, scale, robustness, and efficiency advantages.
Reinventing the Information Pipeline: From Big Data Strategy to Big Value
Lilia Gutnik, Product Marketing Director, Paxata
New complex data sources like sensors and social media break traditional schema and code-driven approaches to data management. You need the flexibility of Hadoop-based Data Lakes with modern information management practices. Learn how our adaptive information platform creates a data to information pipeline for customers in high-tech, healthcare, and retail. We'll talk about how the Apache Spark-based architecture scales to manage the multi-structured data deluge and deliver actionable information from your data lake.
8:00am -- Registration and Breakfast
9:00am -- Introductions and Welcome
9:15am -- The Keys to Digital Transformation (Jack Norris, SVP of Data and Applications, MapR)
10:00am -- Extending Open Source Big Data to the Enterprise with SAP HANA Vora (Amit Satoor, Sr. Director - Product & Solution Marketing, SAP)
10:30am -- Morning Networking Break
11:00am -- Apache Drill - Evolution, Use Cases & Roadmap (Neeraja Rentachintala, Senior Director, Product Management, MapR)
11:45am -- Reinventing the Information Pipeline: From Big Data Strategy to Big Value (Lilia Gutnik, Product Marketing Director, Paxata)
12:15pm -- Networking Lunch
1:15pm -- Inside Data Science and Strategy at American Express (Roopesh Varier, Head of Big Data & Innovation (Silicon Valley) at American Express)
2:00pm -- Closing Keynote