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Improve your Business with Device Analytics

  • Jul 10, 2013 · 6:30 PM

Join us at Elance to learn more about device analytics from Ron Bodkin (CEO and Founder of Think Big Analytics).

Agenda
6:30 - 7:00: Beer and Pizza
7:00 - 8:00: Anthony's Talk followed by Q&A
8:00 - 9:00: Networking

Talk
Abstract
Devices are generating invaluable data that should be captured and analyzed in order to gain consumer insight, predict failure and improve operational efficiencies. Join us for this meetup and hear examples of how to combine device data analytics with new or existing data sets to exceed business goals.

Speaker Information
Ron Bodkin
Ron founded Think Big to help companies realize measurable value from Big Data. Previously, Ron was VP Engineering at Quantcast where he led the data science and engineer teams that pioneered the use of Hadoop and NoSQL for batch and real-time decision making. Prior to that, Ron was Founder of New Aspects, which provided enterprise consulting for Aspect-oriented programming. Ron was also Co-Founder and CTO of B2B applications provider C-Bridge, which he led to a staff of 900 service consultants and a successful IPO. Ron graduated with honors from McGill University with a B.S. in Math and Computer Science. Ron also earned his Master’s Degree in Computer Science from MIT, leaving his PhD program after presenting the idea for C-bridge and placing in the finals of the 50k Entrepreneurship Award.

Sponsor Information
Elance
Elance is the world’s top online workplace, where everyone from hot startups to huge companies find Big Data freelancers and other experts. It’s a great place to get paid for doing the work you love, while setting your own hours and enjoying a great lifestyle.

Think Big Analytics
Companies are transforming their businesses by leveraging the power of Big Data. To move beyond traditional business intelligence to true Analytics requires a Big Data roadmap, skills training, and deep data science & engineering expertise. Think Big's technology-enabled services include proven solutions that navigate organizations through the five essential stages of adoption.

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  • Alan B.

    Thanks Ron for the talk. Can you post the slides or at least the ref architecture slide?

    July 11, 2013

    • Miles M.

      I believe so but will keep you posted

      1 · July 11, 2013

    • Kaisar Nova K.

      There were some great architecture slides. Lets see if we can post some of them. Thanks!

      July 13, 2013

  • W. Allan G.

    Ron's presentation detailed a "Roadmap to Information Insight".

    July 11, 2013

  • Allan G.

    Excellent overview of this rapidly changing field from Ron. Thank you Ron!

    July 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    The talk was fairly high-level but provided a nice framework to think about big data technologies, people, and business problems.

    1 · July 10, 2013

  • Amy K.

    Awesome. Presenter was brilliant, patient with questions. Crowd was engaged and excited. Two thumbs up!

    2 · July 10, 2013

  • Stoney V.

    cannot attend tonight

    July 10, 2013

  • Lars S.

    Hoping to learn more

    July 10, 2013

  • Robert G.

    not in sf

    July 10, 2013

  • Don van der D.

    Have to perform some data science at the office tonight.

    July 10, 2013

  • Frank C.

    Got the flu, bummer.

    July 10, 2013

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