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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Expo Hall Plus Pass: What's Included

The Strata + Hadoop World Expo Hall Plus pass includes a lot more than access to the Expo Hall. Not only do you get to meet, greet, and network with 5,000+ like minds, you also get access to all of this:

Expo Hall

In addition to visiting 170+ exhibitors, you'll be able to test drive new tools, compare products, attend all sponsored sessions, meet with speakers and authors, hang out in the lounge, select two technicals sessions to attend, and much more.

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Wednesday, September 30 – Thursday, October 1

  • Sponsored Sessions—All sessions that start after 11:00am are available to Expo Hall Plus pass holders.
  • Technical Sessions—Expo Hall Plus pass holders can select up to two technical sessions to attend on Wendesday and/or Thursday.

Please note: lunch (including Lunchtime BoFs), tutorials, training, Cultivate, keynotes, non-sponsored sessions, or off-site events are not available to Expo Hall Plus pass holders.


  • Solutions Showcase Theater—The Solutions Showcase Theater on the Strata + Hadoop World Expo floor will feature 50 lightning talks from the leading vendors in the Big Data space. These 10 minute rapid-fire sessions feature Strata + Hadoop World sponsors presenting use cases about real-world companies and how they solve big data's thorniest problems.
  • Startup Showcase—What new companies are at the leading edge of the data space? Meet some of the best, most innovative founders as they demonstrate their game-changing ideas at the Startup Showcase.
  • Developer Showcase—Emerging open source projects associated with big data are featured in the first ever, Developer Showcase.
  • Women in Big Data Forum Meetup—If you are a looking for a diverse, tech–minded community to join, come to the Women in Big Data Forum meetup on Wednesday in Hall 1B. In addition to meeting other women (and men) in the community, you will hear talks about how to support diversity in the technology community.
  • Music Science Mixer—Share libations, stories, and big data tips and tricks with other music industry professionals. Join us for a music science mixer at the O'Reilly booth, where you can learn more about data's impact in music and make new connections.

Many of the events are also a part of NYC Data Week, and are free and open to the public. (Each NYC Data Week event may have its own sign-up page.)

Other Great Stuff

Visit our new and exciting additions to the Expo Hall featuring the Strata + Hadoop World Game Hub, Social Media Lounge, Bloomberg Poster Reception, VR Universe sponsored by Robin Systems, Hole in One Golf Course, and Smoothie Bar.

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