Big Data Analytics Conference - 2012 and Beyond



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    Online registration closes is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome.

    The amount of data in our world has already boomed past multiple zettabytes per IDC stats, presenting major challenges and opportunities for competition, growth and innovation. Businesses and the public sector increasingly must analyze very large data sets, support real-time and “right-time” operational processes, and decipher complex data from mobile networks, social media and machine data, all while protecting privacy. We’re witnessing a wealth of innovation in technologies to store, manage and drive business benefits from Big Data, from Hadoop, graph databases, “NoSQL” or “Not-just-SQL” to compute clouds, business intelligence software as a service (SaaS), exciting tools for data visualization and team collaboration, and much more. What domains are affected the most by Big Data? Where are the top business opportunities? Come listen to and meet experts in the field.


    8:00am - 8:45am Registration/Continental Breakfast & Networking
    8:45am - 9:00am Welcome and Introductions
    9:00am - 9:30am Keynote: Data Doesn't Matter Until....
    Bruno Aziza, Microsoft
    9:30am - 10:15am

    Panel Discussion: Mobile Data
        Lucian Masalar, Jiff
        Kim Morgan, Motorola Mobility Inc.
        Mario Tapia, Getjar, Inc.
        Moderated by: Joe Jasin, DNA Partners, LLC.

    10:15am - 10:35am Morning Break
    10:45am - 11:15am Keynote: Smarter Decision Making - Leveraging Big Data to Gain New Actionable Insights 
    Anjul Bhambhri, IBM
    11:15am - 12:00pm

    Panel Discussion: Business Enterprise
        Lenin Gali, Ubisoft
        Jeffrey Krone, Zettaset, Inc.
        Yuvaraj Athur Raghuvir, SAP
        Rohit Valia, Platform Computing, an IBM Company
        Moderated by: Rob Craft, Microsoft

    12:00pm - 12:45pm

    Panel Discussion: Investment Landscape
    Jishnu Bhattacharjee, Nexus Venture Partners
        Mike Dauber, Battery Ventures
        Lars Leckie, Hummer Winblad
        Andy Vitus, Scale Venture Partners
        Moderated by: Marco Smit, Health 2.0 Advisors

    12:45pm - 1:30pm Demo Table Showcase & Lunch Break
    1:30pm - 2:15p

    Panel Discussion: Beyond Hadoop
       Amr Awadallah, Cloudera
        Todd Papaioannou, Continuuity
        M.C. Srivas, MapR
        Ben Werther, Platfora
        Moderated by: Michael Driscoll, Metamarkets

    2:15pm - 2:45pm Keynote: Data Jujitsu - The art of turning data into product
    Dr. DJ Patil, Greylock
    2:45pm - 3:30pm Networking
    3:30pm Conference Concludes


    Early Bird Discount through Feb. 24: $130 General Public, $110 Members, $60 Platinum Pass; $65 Students

    Online Price through Mar. 14: $150 General Public, $130 Members, $80 Platinum Pass; $75 Students

    A valid student identification card is required upon check-in.

    Walk-In: Additional $40 at the door

    *American Express is no longer accepted at the door.

    A special thank you to our organizing committee:

    DJ Das: Big Data Cloud

    Michael Driscoll, Metamarkets

    Joe Jasin, DNA Partners, LLC.

    Lars Leckie, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners

    Brett Sheppard, Zettaforce

    Andy Vitus, Scale Venture Partners