DataWeek 2012 Conference and Festival, Sept. 22–27 in San Francisco, is shaping up to be the largest San Francisco–based data conference and festival, including over 200 speakers, 100 workshops and talks, an AngelHack big data hackathon, SF Beta :: DataWeek Edition, and events throughout the week. Featured speakers include Jay Parikh, VP of Infrastructure at Facebook; Mike Olson, CEO of Cloudera; Ping Li, partner at Accel; and Rob High, CTO of IBM Watson, the machine learning solution that outcompeted the top two human players at Jeopardy.
The data revolution is about taking a data-driven approach to business, technology and society, and DataWeek is at the convergence of these industries. Each day of DataWeek spotlights a different side of the data revolution.
- Monday, Sept. 24 focuses on big data and cloud technologies such as MongoDB, Couchbase, Hadoop, Node.js and Firebase as technology disrupters.
- Tuesday, Sept. 25 focuses on enterprise and big data with panels and workshops in data-as-a-service, data visualization, big analytics and using R for data science.
- Wednesday, Sept. 26 spotlights topics and innovations in advertising and social data with speakers from Quantcast, ShareThis, Badgeville and RadiumOne.
- Thursday, Sept. 27 is the last day of DataWeek with a personal data startup pitch competition and panel talks addressing innovations in personal data with speakers from Personal.com, Singly and Qnary.
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