Transform Big Data into Big Insights, Big Vision, and Big Opportunities
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM (EST)
Please join us for this thought leading discussion on the transformative potential of Big Data. Patricia Florissi will share insight into examples across multiple sectors, key findings, and what it means to you as organizational leaders in this new era.
Patricia Florissi is Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Americas and Europe,Middle East and Africa (EMEA). As Americas and EMEA CTO, Patricia helps define mid and long term technology strategy, representing the needs of the broader EMC ecosystem in EMC strategic initiatives. Patricia also acts as the liaison between EMC and our customers and partners, to foster stronger alliances and deliver higher value to EMC clientele. Patricia holds the honorary title of EMC Distinguished Engineer, having been nominated in October 2007.
Patricia holds a Ph. D. in Computer Science from Columbia University in New York, graduated valedictorian with an MBA at the Stern Business School in New York University, and has a Master's and a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, in Brazil. Patricia holds multiple patents, and has published extensively in periodicals including Computer Networks and IEEE Proceedings.