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O’Reilly + Cloudera
Make Data Work
29 April–2 May 2019
London, UK
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Executive Briefing: From the edge to AI—Taking control of your data for fun and profit

Mick Hollison (Cloudera)
11:1511:55 Wednesday, 1 May 2019
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What you'll learn

  • Understand how an enterprise data cloud and a data center and the public cloud in combination can deliver results


It’s easier than ever to collect data, but managing it securely, in compliance with regulations and legal constraints, is harder. Likewise, there are plenty of tools that promise to bring machine learning techniques to your data, but choosing the right tools and managing models and applications in compliance with regulation and law is quite difficult.

Mick Hollison covers the risks and the issues that matter most and explains how to address them with an enterprise data cloud and by embracing your data center and the public cloud in combination—delivering real business results for your organization.

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Mick Hollison


Mick leads Cloudera’s worldwide marketing efforts, including advertising, brand, communications, demand, partner, solutions, and web. Mick has had a successful 25-year career in enterprise and cloud software. Previously, he was CMO at sales acceleration and machine learning company, helping the company pioneer a shift to data-driven marketing and sales that has served as a model for organizations around the globe; served as global vice president of marketing and strategy at Citrix, where he led the company’s push into the high-growth desktop virtualization market; managed executive marketing at Microsoft; and held numerous leadership positions at IBM Software. Mick is an advisory board member for InsideSales and a contributing author on He’s also an accomplished public speaker who has shared his insightful messages about the business impact of technology with audiences around the world. Mick holds a BS in management from the Georgia Institute of Technolgy.