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Silicon Valley Big Data Meetup Message Board › BigDataCamp Update --> Packed Night of Lightning Talks & Unconference Sessions

BigDataCamp Update --> Packed Night of Lightning Talks & Unconference Sessions

Dave N.
Group Organizer
Mountain View, CA
Hey Folks,

BigDataCamp is TONIGHT at 5:30pm.  You are attending. And you should be thrilled b/c we have a packed agenda of Lightning Talks & Breakout sessions for you to learn something about all topics related to big data.

Here's the schedule. See you tonight ... and we have a huge room, drinks and food. So bring a friend!

Schedule: Monday Feb 25, 2013
5:30pm  - Registration, Finger Food & Networking
6:00pm  - Welcome, Thank-you & Introductions - Dave Nielsen
6:15pm  - Lightning Talks:

  • "Elephant in the Cloud: How-to optimize Hadoop in the cloud" - Sadiq Shaik of Qubole
  • "Making impossible use cases possible: Pluggable Sort in Hadoop" - Keith Kohl of Syncsort
  • "Big Data for Entrepreneurs and Investors" by Bruno Aziza of SiSense
  • "Monetizing Math: Algorithms as a Product" by Andy Bartley of

7:15pm  - Organize Unconference
7:30pm  - Breakout Sessions - Round 1

  • "Comparing Big Data Solutions" by Renat Khasanshyn of Altoros
  • "Big Data on any Cloud" - Nati Shalom of Gigaspaces
  • "In-Memory, Big Data and Hadoop" by Eldad Farkash of SiSense
  • "Real-time, Big Data" led by Eric Tschetter of Metamarkets
  • "Agile Data as Big Data Analytics" led by Russell Jurney
  • "Big Gaps in Big Data" led by KRS Murthy

8:15pm  - Breakout Sessions - Round 2

9:00pm  - Breakout Sessions - Round 3
9:45pm  - Wrap Up (1 minute summary of each session)
10:00pm  - More discussions at the Hyatt Regency Hotel Bar?

Organizer & Facilitator:
Dave Nielsen of Platform D

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