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

Mike Emerick
Hadoop Architect, MapR

Website | @mike_emerick

Mike Emerick is currently acting as the healthcare industry architect for MapR technologies. Prior to this Michael was the co-founder of the IBM Healthcare Transformation Lab, where he focused on the buildout of large healthcare infrastructures and healthcare data analytics. His work included federal level health information exchanges for Australia, China, and Canada, and regional health information exchanges throughout the U.S. Mike worked on building out business and technical models for health benefit exchanges and accountable care organizations. He also worked on early solutions for genomic optimized care for patients with HIV/AIDS using HPC architectures. Mike’s current work centers around care models outside health provider organizations for individual and public health. Specifically, he is looking at healthy city strategies and their impact on public and individual health.

Sessions

4:35pm–5:15pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Law, Ethics, & Open Data
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Non-technical
Jay Margalus (MapR), Mike Emerick (MapR)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 6 ratings)
Who will watch the watchmen? This session will cover data integrity problems in open government introduced by the human element. We’ll then explore possible methodologies that will allow us to derive value from open government data, while still keeping a skeptical eye on the validity of the data itself. Read more.