Past Meetup

Improve your Business with Device Analytics

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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.