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The Future with Big Data Atlanta Kickoff Event

4/22/2013 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Future with Big Data – Featuring Speakers from Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CDC, UPS, SunTrust, McKesson, NCR and more.

Organised by Georgia Tech Research Institute

The Big Data boom will be bigger than the Internet bubble and presents an opportunity for immense value creation. Atlanta is uniquely positioned to capitalize on this opportunity due to its diversity of sectors, from transportation to finance, logistics, retail, healthcare and more – giving it a unique edge to lead the Big Data revolution with participation from every sector.

Here’s your chance to be a part of the Big Data revolution. Join us as we kick off Big Data Week in Atlanta and learn from high-profile Fortune 500 executives how Big Data is transforming the future of business. Drinks & networking start at 6:00PM and speakers take the stage at 7 PM. Parking is free. This event is located at the GTRI – 250 14th Street.

Speakers this evening include:

Steve Lohr, New York Times

Michael Hickins, Wall Street Journal

Thomas Madden, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Joseph Guerrisi, UPS

Bob Candelmo, SunTrust

William VanCuren, NCR

Greg Hart, McKesson

…and more. Big Data Week is brought to Atlanta by the team at Emcien.

Timing 7:00pm – 10.00pm

Event Format Conference

Theme Cross Sector

Expertise Level Basic

Language English


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