Past Meetup

Big Data Week!

Hosted by Data Driven London

Public group

This Meetup is past

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We are celebrating Big Data Week ( in April!

This event is for entrepreneurs and professionals interested in real time metrics, lean analytics and data driven decision making.

Speakers Update:

Mark RobinsonCOO GamesAnalytics

Putting Player Experience at the heart of Game Development

Fascinated by the potential of big data and games, Mark co-founded GamesAnalytics in 2010 and has made it his personal mission to evangelise how analytics can change the games industry learning CRM techniques and business thinking from other market sectors.
Mark Robinson has over 15 years’ data mining experience industry, across companies such as Heineken, Office Depot, Aviva and Unibet. He led data mining consultancy Marketing Databasics that builds and hosts analytical environments to increase customer value through data-driven insight. In 2009, Marketing Databasics (MDB) was designated a "Leader" organisation in the Forrester review of marketing services providers for its completeness of offering and its strategic vision. MDB was acquired by the Indicia Group where Mark was Client Services Director before leaving to start GamesAnalytics as COO.
GamesAnalytics to enable big data to drive player understanding, introducing the concept of Player Relationship Management to build better games. With the advent of the Free-2-Play games, responding to player behaviours has never been so important and GamesAnalytics helps publishers & developers with player segmentation, predictive analytics and targeted in-game messaging in order to increase player engagement and game revenues.
Thomas Stone
Lean Predictive Analytics
Thomas is Co-founder of PredictionIO and a PhD candidate in Computer Science at University College London with a passion for entrepreneurship and data analytics. Thomas brings prior startup experience plus knowledge of early-stage companies and venture finance having previously worked with companies such as Silicon Valley Bank, Seedcamp and UCL Advances. He graduated from University of Birmingham with First Class honors, studied abroad at Cornell University and has a Masters in CS from University College London.
PredictionIO is an open-source machine learning server.
PredictionIO enables developers and data engineers to build smarter apps. Developers can add predictive features to their web or mobile applications easily through a simple set of APIs. For instance, they can provide product recommendations in the way Amazon does, or news recommendations in the same fashion as Flipboard, with just a few lines of code. For more information see

We will be hosting a panel of experts and will be asking key questions around:
Big Data Vs Data Communication
How to build and leverage data driven culture?
How to make data approachable, visible and actionable?
Speakers and panelists to be announced next week.
This event will take place at Google Campus, 3rd Floor.
If you have any questions please get in touch: [masked]
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