Monday Sep 24 Schedule

Big Data and Cloud Day

Monday at
9:00
 AM

Spotlight: Data-Driven App Optimization - An Introduction


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: A short introduction to the emerging technology trends that offer the opportunity to 'close the loop' between the analytics we collect and the optimization of mobile app experience - delivering increa.. View All

Speaker: Hugh ReynoldsSwrve

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
9:00
 AM

Spotlight: Couchbase


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: A quick introduction to Couchbase Server 2.0, a distributed document database. Couchbase provides easy scalability, consistent high-performance and always on capabilities for interactive applications... View All

Speaker: Dipti BorkarCouchbase

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
9:10
 AM

KEYNOTE: Data Science at LinkedIn – Innovation and Insights at Scale


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: Companies that compete in analytics and deliver data-driven services need to iterate quickly on big data. This enables rapid data exploration to identify unknown relationships and trends to create new.. View All

Speaker: Manu SharmaLinkedIn

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
10:00
 AM

PANEL: Technologies Behind the Big Data Revolution


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: The Big Data Revolution is about startups and corporations extracting incredible value- insights- and user functionality out of increasingly large amounts of data. Why this revolution is happening now.. View All

Speaker: James MasuokaTeradata
Speaker: Paul MikesellClustrix
Moderator: Eric SavitzForbes
Speaker: David SmithRevolution Analytics
Speaker: Deepak JeevankumarGeneral Catalyst Partners

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
10:00
 AM

PANEL: Data Science: People, Algorithms, or Data?


Data Science Lab // partnered with Precog and Think Big Analytics

Session Description: What is the formula for the most effective data science project: the best people, the best algorithms, or the best data? Can we imagine algorithms-as-a-service or predictive analytics that disintermed.. View All

Speaker: Joyce Noah-VanhouckeKaggle
Speaker: Joseph Turian,MetaOptimize
Moderator: Nelson RayMetamarkets
Speaker: Chris PouliotNetflix
Speaker: Josh WillsCloudera
Speaker: Jacob SpoelstraOpera Solutions

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 4th Floor
Monday at
10:00
 AM

PANEL Polyglot Persistence - Why one size no longer fits all


Developers Lab // partnered with Objectivity and New Relic

Session Description: The move towards creating "Single Sources of Truth" and "Enterprise Data Stores" has been slowly grinding to a halt - these Sources and Stores, in their attempt at being all things to all people, have.. View All

Speaker: Shanley KaneBasho Technologies
Speaker: Patrick Sullivan2600HZ
Speaker: Matt IngenthronCouchbase
Speaker: Tom EmmonsKaplan
Moderator: Mahesh Paolini-SubramanyaVocalocity

Location: Cartoon Art Museum - Room 1
Monday at
10:00
 AM

Couchbase Server - An Introduction


Couchbase Lab

Session Description: Dipti Borkar will be taking you through the key features of Couchbase Server, which uses a combination of a distributed cache and a flexible and elastic nature that enables your database infrastructur.. View All

Speaker: Dipti BorkarCouchbase, Inc.

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
10:00
 AM

Using the cloud and data to evolve from website to customer delight


Cloud and Mobile Apps Lab // partnered with Swrve

Session Description: The volume of data created by devices and our digital lives is changing the game of reaching customers online. In the post website era, demographics aren’t enough. Customers want, and expect, to be .. View All

Speaker: Oren MichelsMashery

Location: 111 Minna Gallery -Zappa Room
Monday at
11:00
 AM

PANEL: When is Hadoop your best solution?


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: Big data means- in the strictest sense- a set of new technologies that help you manage or process more data faster than ever before. With a list of Hadoop users including Facebook, Yahoo, IBM, AOL, Mi.. View All

Speaker: Jack NorrisMapR Technologies
Moderator: Donald FloodBizo, Inc
Speaker: Stefan GroschupfDatameer, Inc
Speaker: William PetersonNetApp
Speaker: Jim WalkerHortonworks

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
11:00
 AM

Developing with Couchbase


Couchbase Lab

Session Description: J Chris Anderson will take you through the how to build and develop your application using the power of Couchbase Server and the associated client libraries. As a document database storing and retriev.. View All

Speaker: Chris AndersonCouchbase, Inc.

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
11:00
 AM

Optimizing Mobile Apps For Retention and Monetization With Big Data


Cloud and Mobile Apps Lab // partnered with Swrve

Session Description: Mobile app developers have never had so much data. But how are we using it? This lab explores 'closing the loop' between data collection and using that data to deliver optimized, personalized app .. View All

Speaker: Hugh ReynoldsSwrve

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Zappa Room
Monday at
11:00
 AM

PANEL Building a Developer Ecosystem


Developers Lab // partnered with Objectivity and New Relic

Session Description: Winning in the data and cloud space means making developers happy. Whether your API offers a data feed, infrastructure, or cloud services: how do you build a developer ecosystem around your API? Is a .. View All

Speaker: Tim AngladeApigee
Speaker: Chris KellyNew Relic
Speaker: Tim MillironTwilio
Moderator: Chris FarmerGeneral Catalyst Partners
Speaker: Greg GopmanAngelHack

Location: Cartoon Art Museum - Room 1
Monday at
11:00
 AM

Why Machine Learning is the Right Approach to Big Data Analytics


Data Science Lab // partnered with Precog and Think Big Analytics

Session Description: We will explain the way machine learning works, the more data that is analyzed, the higher the resulting quality. The more the system is fed with growing data volumes, the better the insight developed.. View All

Speaker: Alexander Gray, PhDSkytree
Speaker: Martin HackSkytree

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 4th Floor
Monday at
12:00
 PM

Developing High Performance Applications in the Cloud


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: Consumerization of business software is driving application speed and simplicity never seen before. Especially true of web applications, page load times are now expected within 3 seconds, and some ar.. View All

Speaker: Filip SzymanskiClustrix, Inc.

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
12:00
 PM

Scaling Couchbase in a Production Deployment


Couchbase Lab

Session Description: Couchbase will demonstrate how easy it is scale up your application using Couchbase Server, even in a running cluster that is supporting a running application. Using a live cluster, we'll demonstrate .. View All

Speaker: Dipti BorkarCouchbase, Inc.
Speaker: Chris AndersonCouchbase, Inc.

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
12:00
 PM

Analyzing Big Data with Quirrel


Data Science Lab // partnered with Precog and Think Big Analytics

Session Description: In this 40-minute interactive workshop, Precog CTO John A. De Goes will walk participants through the basics of Quirrel, the "R for big data" language. Quirrel is designed to allow anyone to perform c.. View All

Speaker: John A. De GoesPrecog

Location: SPUR, 4th Floor
Monday at
12:00
 PM

BUILDING REAL-TIME APPS WITH FIREBASE


Developers Lab // partnered with Objectivity and New Relic

Session Description: In this 40-minute interactive workshop, Firebase CEO James Tamplin will walk participants through the basics of Firebase. Firebase is a database accessible from the browser. Firebase works by synchron.. View All

Speaker: James TamplinFirebase

Location: Cartoon Art Museum
Monday at
12:00
 PM

State of Disruption


Cloud and Mobile Apps Lab // partnered with Swrve

Session Description: Each day, consumers use iOS and Android apps more than they do the Internet. Additionally, the installed base of smart devices already reaches 60% that of Facebook, which recently enjoyed the second .. View All

Speaker: Jarah EustonFlurry

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Zappa Room
Monday at
1:00
 PM

KEYNOTE: ROB HIGH, IBM WATSON


Data Ecosystem Lab

Session Description: IBM\'s Watson captured the imagination of over 34 million viewers when it beat the all time champions of the US game show, Jeopardy!. To do so, it navigated the complexities of human speech, churned t.. View All

Speaker: Rob HighIBM

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
1:00
 PM

Minority Report: No, Not Really the Future Anymore


Data Ecosystem Lab

Session Description: Video intelligence tied to big data analytics will be the game changer across industries from retail to banking to crime prevention. 3VR’s CEO Al Shipp will share his vision on what the future hold.. View All

Speaker: Al Shipp3VR, Inc.

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
1:00
 PM

There's No 'I' in Data Platform


Cloud and Mobile Apps Lab // partnered with Swrve

Session Description: The informatic challenges of 2013 and beyond are bigger than any one company. This presentation provides an overview of a number of recent, successful crowd-sourced and community-driven application.. View All

Speaker: Tyler BellFactual

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Zappa Room
Monday at
1:40
 PM

Spotlight: Hortonworks


Big Data Technologies Lab // partnered with Clustrix

Session Description: TBD

Speaker: Coming Soon..

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
2:00
 PM

PANEL: The Emerging Cloud Stack


Platform & API Lab // partnered with Iron.io and Mashery

Session Description: What is causing the rise of real-time 3rd party cloud infrastructure? Companies once developed their IT Infrastructure internally- but as they bring their technology stack online they are making great.. View All

Speaker: Chris PupuraMulesoft
Moderator: Kin LaneAPI Evangelist
Speaker: Chad ArimuraIron.io
Speaker: Bill PlattEngine Yard
Speaker: James TamplinFounder

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 4th Floor
Monday at
2:00
 PM

PANEL: Data Startups - From Investment to Exit Strategy


Data Ecosystem Lab

Session Description: As we watch the acquisitions of Vertica and Jigsaw as well as the IPO's of Linkedin and Splunk, we need to ask: what is the strategy for moving your data company from investment to IPO or acquisition?.. View All

Speaker: Jake FlomenbergAccel Partners
Speaker: Mike DauberBattery Ventures
Speaker: Savitha SrinivasanIBM
Speaker: Jim FowlerInfoArmy

More speakers will be added soon..

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
2:00
 PM

Reinventing the database


MongoDB Lab // partnered with 10gen

Session Description: The database landscape is evolving as new, scalable data stores emerge. Key value stores, large tabular stores, and document-oriented databases offer a compelling alternative to the traditional rela.. View All

Speaker: Max Schireson10gen

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Zappa Room
Monday at
2:00
 PM

The Runtime for Data and User-intensive Apps: Node.js in Industry


Node.js Lab // partnered with Node Summit

Session Description: Hear the founder and CTO of Joyent, the corporate steward of Node.js, discuss how Node.js is playing a critical role in connecting businesses, consumers, and devices via a ubiquitous, global networked.. View All

Speaker: Jason HoffmanJoyent

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
2:00
 PM

Big Data Explosion: Hype or Reality


Hadoop Lab // partnered with Hortonworks

Session Description: Big data seems to be everywhere with every vendor incorporating the term into marketing material. It is understandable why some have argued that big data is just hype. Well, it isn’t. It is reality... View All

Speaker: Carter ShanklinHortonworks

More speakers will be added soon..

Location: Cartoon Art Museum
Monday at
2:20
 PM

The Runtime for Data and User-intensive Apps: Node.js Core


Node.js Lab // partnered with Node Summit

Session Description: The lead engineer of the Node.js project will provide an update on the technology, community, and roadmap.

Speaker: Isaac SchlueterJoyent

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
3:00
 PM

Looking inside the God Box of the Internet


Data Ecosystem Lab

Session Description: In presentations, a box in the middle of a slide with everything connected to it is often derisively called a "God Box". On the Internet, though, we really do have a God Box -- search engines are at t.. View All

Speaker: Coming Soon..

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
3:00
 PM

Building Your First MongoDB Application


MongoDB Lab // partnered with 10gen

Session Description: This talk will introduce the features of MongoDB by walking through how one can build a simple location-based checkin application using MongoDB. The talk will cover the basics of MongoDB's document mo.. View All

Speaker: Sridhar Nanjundeswaran10gen

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Zappa Room
Monday at
3:00
 PM

PANEL: How Smart Companies are Staying Ahead of the Crushing Weight of Today’s Demanding Apps


Node.js Lab // partnered with Node Summit

Session Description: As more companies rely on the web and mobile to grow their businesses, the volume of data, connections, communications, and customers threatens to crush legacy infrastructures. Hear how forward-thinki.. View All

Moderator: David SmithGartner
Speaker: Chito ManansalaSabre
Speaker: Dion AlmaerWalmart.com
Speaker: Matt RanneyVoxer

More speakers will be added soon..

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
3:00
 PM

Curing RESTless-ness: Struggles and Strategies for API Security


Platform & API Lab // partnered with Iron.io and Mashery

Session Description: Developers may approach API and Web application security the same, but often learn the hard way that API security in real world environments is much more complex. Securing an API for business use invo.. View All

Speaker: Rob RichardsMashery

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 4th Floor
Monday at
3:00
 PM

Big Data Solutions: Built with Apache Hadoop


Hadoop Lab // partnered with Hortonworks

Session Description: Apache Hadoop is front and center in the big data conversation. It is a next generation data platform that allows you to confidently capture, process and share any data and at scale, all on commodity .. View All

Speaker: Jim WalkerHortonworks

Location: Cartoon Art Museum
Monday at
4:00
 PM

An introduction to MongoDB’s tools to technologies to efficiently process large quantities of data.


MongoDB Lab // partnered with 10gen

Session Description: Topics Include: • Map-Reduce Useful for batch processing of data and aggregation operations. It is similar in spirit to Hadoop with all input coming from a collection and output going to a collecti.. View All

Speaker: Bryan Reinero10gen

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Zappa Room
Monday at
4:00
 PM

Postgres place in the New World Order


Data Ecosystem Lab

Session Description: Mainstream software development is undergoing a radical shift. Driven by the agile development needs of web, social, and mobile apps, developers are increasingly deploying to platforms-as-a-service (P.. View All

Speaker: Matthew SoldoHeroku, Inc

Location: 111 Minna Gallery - Second Street Gallery
Monday at
4:00
 PM

Observing Node.js systems in production


Node.js Lab // partnered with Node Summit

Session Description: While dynamic languages are extremely popular for rapid development, they are also notoriously difficult to debug in production environments. Despite being a relative newcomer, Node.js has already dev.. View All

Speaker: Bryan CantrillJoyent
Speaker: David PachecoJoyent

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 2nd Floor
Monday at
4:00
 PM

Big Data Solutions: Built on Apache Hadoop part 2


Hadoop Lab // partnered with Hortonworks

Session Description: Apache Hadoop is front and center in the big data conversation. It is a next generation data platform that allows you to confidently capture, process and share any data and at scale, all on commodity .. View All

Speaker: Jim WalkerHortonworks

Location: Cartoon Art Museum
Monday at
4:00
 PM

Big Data Processing for the Rest of Us


Platform & API Lab // partnered with Iron.io and Mashery

Session Description: Hadoop is only part of the answer when it comes to processing large sets of data. A good percentage of use cases don't fit a map-reduce model and even if they do, most developers don't want to take on.. View All

Speaker: Chad ArimuraIron.io
Speaker: Travis ReederIron.io

Location: SPUR, 4th Floor
Monday at
6:00
 PM

Technology Hiring Mixer


MONDAY // Technology Hiring Mixer

Session Description: The Technology Hiring Mixer connects software engineers, web developers, and data scientists to tech company hiring managers.

Speaker: Coming Soon..

Location: SPUR Urban Center, 1st Floor
Monday at
8:00
 PM

Firebase Drink Up


MONDAY // Firebase Drink Up

Session Description: Firebase launched in April and is still in private beta. We'd love to see our users in person and tell you what we've been up to. DataWeek is a conference celebrating big data going on next week. Th.. View All

Speaker: Coming Soon..

Location: 156 2nd St on Monday September 24th