Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Amy O'Connor

Amy O'Connor
Big Data Evangelist, Cloudera

Website | @imamyo

Amy O’Connor is a big data evangelist and telecommunications specialist at Cloudera, the leading big data vendor. She advises customers globally as they introduce big data solutions and adopt enterprise-wide big data delivery capabilities. Amy was recently named one of Information Management’s 10 Big Data Experts to Know. Prior to joining Cloudera, Amy built and ran Nokia’s big data team, developing and managing Nokia’s data assets and leading a team of data scientists to drive insights. Previously, Amy was vice president of services marketing and also led strategy for the software and storage business units of Sun Microsystems.

Sessions

9:00am–5:00pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Data-driven Business
Location: 1 E14 / 1 E15
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Farrah Bostic (The Difference Engine), Mark Madsen (Teradata), krish venkataraman (Syncsort), Amy O'Connor (Cloudera), Bill Franks (Teradata Corporation), Jake Kendall (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation), Tricia Wang (Constellate Data ), Cecile Barbaroux (Schibsted Classified Media), Kristi Marotta (Allstate), Adam Devine (WorkFusion), Rahel Jhirad (Hearst), Alexander White (Next Big Sound), Jana Eggers (Nara Logics), Vincent Dell'Anno (Accenture), Fredrik Backner (Telia Company ), Bill Moschella (Evariant), Florin Trandafir (Nokia)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 5 ratings)
All-day: For business strategists, marketers, product managers, and entrepreneurs, Data-Driven Business looks at how to use data to make better business decisions faster. Packed with case studies, panels, and eye-opening presentations, this fast-paced day focuses on how to solve today's thorniest business problems with big data. It's the missing MBA for a data-driven, always-on business world. Read more.
11:00am–11:20am Tuesday, 09/29/2015
DDBD
Location: 1 E14/1 E15
Amy O'Connor (Cloudera)
Average rating: ***..
(3.89, 9 ratings)
The approach to successfully using big data is different from that of traditional analytics - it requires people to adopt a new mindset and new ways of working. Amy O’Connor works with Cloudera customers globally in their journeys to ensuring success on their big data initiatives. In this session O’Connor will explore how companies are shifting to a data-driven culture. Read more.