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Wednesday, October 18

Registration and Breakfast – 7:00 am – 8:30 am

Keynote – Vertica – 8:30 am – 9:45 am

Break – 9:45 am – 10:00 am

Breakout Session 1 – 10:00 am – 10:50 am

  • Room A – Hadoop Workshop – Yotabites
  • Room B – Machine Learning Workshop

Breakout Session 2 – 11:00 am – 11:50 am

  • Room A – Hadoop Workshop – Yotabites
  • Room B – Machine Learning Workshop

Lunch – 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Keynote – DST – 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Breakout Session 3 – 2:30 pm – 3:20 pm

  • Room A – Spark Workshop – Yotabites
  • Room B – Data Science Workshop
  • Room C – Impact of IoT – How Smart Cities and Digital Health will Change our Lives

Break – 3:20 pm – 3:40 pm

Breakout Session 4 – 3:40 pm – 4:45 pm

  • Room A – Spark Workshop – Yotabites
  • Room B – Data Science Workshop

Sponsor Appreciation Event – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Thursday, October 19

Registration and Breakfast – 7:00 am – 8:30 am

Keynote – IBM – 8:30 am – 9:45 am

Break – 9:45 am – 10:00 am

Breakout Session 5 – 10:00 am – 10:50 am

  • Room A – Panel: Big Data in the Cloud
  • Room B – Time-series forecasting using ML – Yeshwant, C2FO
  • Room C – Realize the potential of IoT data – Analytics at the Edge and in the Cloud – Pradeep Natarajan, Shawn Moe – HCL

Breakout Session 6 – 11:00 am – 11:50 am

  • Room A – Analytics with R in Spark : Janae Nicholson, Data Scientist, H&R Block
  • Room B – Panel: Governance Challenges in the face of Big Data
  • Room C – MapR

Lunch – 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Breakout Session 7 – 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm

  • Room A – TBA
  • Room B – TBA
  • Room C – TBA

Breakout Session 8 – 1:55 pm – 2:45 pm

  • Room A – Fake it ‘till you make it: using agent-based simulation to solve real world problems – Jeremy Fisher, Caitlin McCollister, DST
  • Room B – Why You Should Be Using IoT Technologies for More Than Just IoT – Paul Boal , Amitech Solutions
  • Room C – Panel: Finding those Unicorns – addressing the Big Data skill gap

Break – 2:45 pm – 3:05 pm

Breakout Session 9 – 3:05 pm – 3:55 pm

  • Room A – Living with Bigly Data – Scott Kahler, Pivotal
  • Room B – Panel: Data Science 2.0 with Big Data – Myths and Realities
  • Room C – Rethinking healthcare analytics for quality of life: a case study in big data and metaphorical livestock: Dr Kevin Payne, Chronic Cow

Conference Closes

**Agenda is subject to change without notice.