Hi Tewodros, I noticed your intro on the sidebar of the data science event -- I'm a student with a background in GIS/remote sensing and was curious to ask ya what sort of problems do you tackle? Thanks!
Big Data District is a Washington DC based organization that will articulate the future of data and technology and link together tech savvy people. We will do this by connecting supporting and developing start-ups, entrepreneurs, big thinkers, and radical ideas in the Big Data & Technology space. We will host various events including meet-ups and hackathons where attendees can connect and collaborate. Specific technology areas of interest: Hadoop Projects, Cloud Computing, Analytic Platforms and Mobile Data.