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

Jesse Anderson
Managing Director, Big Data Institute

Website | @jessetanderson

Jesse Anderson is a data engineer, creative engineer, and managing director of the Big Data Institute. Jesse trains employees on big data—including cutting-edge technology like Apache Kafka, Apache Hadoop, and Apache Spark. He’s taught thousands of students at companies ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies the skills to become data engineers. He’s widely regarded as an expert in the field and recognized for his novel teaching practices. Jesse is published by O’Reilly and Pragmatic Programmers and has been covered in such prestigious media outlets as the Wall Street Journal, CNN, BBC, NPR, Engadget, and Wired. You can learn more about Jesse at


9:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Data Innovations
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Jesse Anderson (Big Data Institute), Ewen Cheslack-Postava (Confluent)
Average rating: ***..
(3.25, 12 ratings)
This is a hands-on workshop where you’ll learn how to leverage the capabilities of Kafka to collect, manage, and process stream data for big data projects and general purpose enterprise data integration needs alike. When your data is captured in real-time and available as real-time subscriptions, you can start to compute new datasets in real-time off these original feeds. Read more.