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

Business & Innovation conference sessions

Tuesday, September 29

9:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Location: 3D 05/08
Marie Beaugureau (O'Reilly Media, Inc. ), Paco Nathan (O'Reilly Media), Tim Berglund (Confluent), Edd Wilder-James (Google), Matthew Gee (Impact Lab/University of Chicago ), Yael Garten (LinkedIn), Katie Kent (Galvanize)
Average rating: ***..
(3.78, 9 ratings)
Whether starting a data science program, reaching the breaking point with your current data technology, or figuring out what the competition is up to, these sessions will give you a bird's-eye view of data technologies, techniques, and data-driven organizations. Read more.

Thursday, October 1

2:55pm–3:35pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 1 E16 / 1 E17
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Joseph Adler (Confluent), Margaret Dawson (Red Hat), Joseph Sirosh (Microsoft), Evan Prodromou (Fuzzy.io)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 5 ratings)
Data has gravity. Jim Gray once said that, “compared to the cost of moving bytes around, everything else is free,” and because of what this means for the economics of computing, the more data you have, the more it wants to be near other data. That means all big data systems, eventually, will live in centralized cloud environments. On the other hand, different data is processed in different ways. Read more.