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6.30 pm - Say hello and socialise around free beer and pizza
7.00 pm – Welcome, introductions, and meetup objectives
7.10 pm – Quick look at KNIME for those new to KNIME – Peter Lindsey, KNIME. Peter will give a quick overview of KNIME, the design canvas, using KNIME nodes, and creating a functional KNIME workflow.
7.30 pm – Special Guest, Heiko Hofer - “Using KNIME as a recommendation engine within a Drupal e-commerce environment”. This has been a recent project for Heiko, so he will cover both recommendation engines and the particular challenge of the Drupal e-commerce environment, and how KNIME can overcome them.
8.00 pm – Break
8.10 pm – What is new in KNIME? – Phil Winters, KNIME. KNIME 2.9 was released in December 2013. Phil will review the new features in 2.9 and the key new features of version 2.8. This will be of particular interest to current KNIME Users. Phil may even drop a few hints on what is coming up in the next release of KNIME.
8.40 pm – Questions and networking time
9.00 pm – Wrap up with possible next meetup ideas!