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Big Data Debate

8/6/2013 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Everything you always wanted to know about big data but were too afraid to ask.

Big Data: Big deal or big whoop? Is Hadoop the answer to our problems or is it just a huge pain? Is data science actually sexy, or are we just highly paid data janitors? These and other controversial questions will be explored, analyzed and pulled apart by our panel of highly qualified experts.

Agenda

6:00pm-6:30pm: Drinks & canap├ęs

6:30pm-7:15pm: Lightning Talks

7:15pm-7:30pm: Break for drinks

7:30pm-8:30pm: Panel

8:30pm-9:00pm: Reception

A high caliber panel:

Joseph Turian (Founder, MetaOptimize) Bruno Bowden (Partner, Data Collective) Jonathan Gray (Founder, Continuuity) James Cham (Partner, Bloomberg Beta) Alex Newman (Founder, Ohm Data) Edd Dumbill (VP Strategy, Silicon Valley Data Science)

+ 3 founders explore 'What data means for their business?'

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The Big Data Debate, brought from London by import.io

The Big Data Debate is a meetup group where like-minded professionals can get together and discuss relevant and timely topics in big data. We facilitate discussion by bringing you highly regarded speakers across a range of disciplines and allowing you the chance to become an interactive part of the debate. Members of this group include a range of professionals working across all areas of big data. Originally from London, the big data debate now comes to the Bay area. Not to be missed!

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