Big Data + Predictive Analytics = The New Mobile Experience!!

Everyday, more than 500 million tweets and 10 billion Facebook messages are sent, and over 17 billion location-based posts reside on the walls of Facebook users. Those same consumers are contributing to 306+ sales per second on Amazon. Between all of that activity, there is data. . . lots and lots of data.

That data will continue to grow exponentially as the Internet of Things and readily available sensors become commonplace in society. So now that we’ve become experts in collecting every trace of potential data, from peoples’ favorite restaurants to their last online transaction to the date of their next hair appointment, what do we do with it? Enter Contextual Computing.

During this meet-up, our speakers Joe Nedumgottil and Lauren Bachtell will dive into how pervasive computing is enabling contextual computing through the usage of Big Data. They will navigate through the how’s and the why’s of Predictive Analytics and the potential for Big Data to help deliver an invaluable mobile experience to end-users.

This meet-up is a MUST for those interested in Big Data, Predictive Analytics, Contextual Computing, and how the three have already begun to permeate our society, disrupting the way we currently use our mobile devices.

As always, this will be a supportive, fun and informative gathering for people passionate about mobile to meet and share ideas.  We hope to see you there!

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  • Kai K.

    If you want something less intense and more practical, try google statistics aspect of data mining. It teaches you how to implement the algorithms in R.

    1 · January 24, 2014

  • Ashur

    Great seminar last night! Is there any way to download a copy of the presentation?

    1 · January 24, 2014

  • Jeff

    There was too much theory. I would have liked an example of how the hosts employed predictive analytics on a big data set to get a specific result.

    1 · January 24, 2014

  • Vamsi c.

    I couln't attend this proj due to personal commitment.Can you pls share the deck if you have one.

    January 24, 2014

  • Chris R.

    I think the presentation was well made and was a good intro to Big Data concepts and Predictive Analytics.

    January 24, 2014

  • J. Laverne D.

    Third time is a charm. - coursera.org. Auto-correct did me no favors. Cheers

    1 · January 23, 2014

    • Amber L.

      Thanks Laverne! Appreciate it!

      January 23, 2014

  • J. Laverne D.

    Hi all: the educational site I mentioned was coursers.org. For the Statistical Learning class sea search for Stanford Statistical Learning free class.

    1 · January 23, 2014

  • jimgeldermann

    Great deck. Can we get a copy?

    3 · January 23, 2014

  • Vamsi c.

    Do i need any visitors pass to attend this meeting? Last time i was not allowed to the meetup as my name was not mentioned in the visitors list.

    1 · January 17, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Vamsi, this has changed. Please take a look at your email for details! Thanks! Pam

      1 · January 22, 2014

    • Javad K.

      Pam, to be clear, we do not need a pass then?

      1 · January 23, 2014

  • Don C.

    No Holiday Meetup?? Just for socializing...

    December 4, 2013

    • James Q.

      Sounds like a plan.

      December 17, 2013

  • Laurie Lee M.

    I'm sure this will be as interesting as the ones in the past--I'm a new member and looking forward to it!

    December 10, 2013

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