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MIT Big Data Initiative: Sam Madden, & Current Elephants: Michael Stonebraker

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6:30 pm Welcome and Introduction Slides (

6:35 Laura Keilson - Xcelerate Solutions is hiring!

6:40 pm MIT Big Data Initiative: bigdata@CAIL ( and the new Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data (, Sam Madden ( Slides (

7:10 pm Brief Member Introductions

7:15 pm Alan Wagner, Tamr ( Demo

7:30 pm Why the current "elephants" are good at nothing and data integration issues, Michael Stonebraker ( Slides (

8:30 p.m. Open Discussion

8:45 p.m. Networking

9:00 p.m. Depart

Background: See ​Workshops on Extremely Large Databases (