The agenda for the Meetup is below.
Following the presentations we will go out for drinks and two copies of q For Mortals Version 3: An Introduction to q Programming will be given away in a drawing.
6:00 pm doors open, light refreshments
6:25 pm welcome and speaker introduction by new Kx Chief Operating Officer Mark Sykes
6:30 "Big Data Strategy at Purdue," by Larry Pickett, Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Purdue.
6:50 pm "New business uses for kdb+ outside of finance," by Sayee Natarajan, Director of Systems Development at Purdue Pharma
7:10 pm "Applying algorithmic trading techniques to Big Data in Pharma," Ed Bierly who is part of the Data Science group at Purdue.
7:30 pm "Beyond Traditional Data mining," by Nataraj Dasgupta who is part of the Data Science group at Purdue.
Following the Meetup we will go out for drinks and two copies of Jeffry Borror's new "q for Mortals 3" will be given away in a drawing.
You will need to provide a photo ID to security to gain access to the Meetup. PLEASE send your full name and affiliation to the Kx Community NYC Meetup ahead of time, if your name is not on the list we give security, you will not be able to enter.