Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Schedule: Business case studies sessions

9:00am5:00pm Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Location: 1E 07/08
Bradford Cross (DCVC), Robert Passarella (Alpha Features), Jason Morton (Ascendant), Leigh Drogen (Estimize), Bob Levy (Virtual Cove, Inc.), Abraham Thomas (Quandl), Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Robert Passarella (Alpha Features), Vincent-Charles Hodder (Local Logic), Priya Koul (American Express), Tanvi Singh (Credit Suisse), José Ribau (CIBC), Michael Beal (Data Capital Management), Jike Chong (LinkedIn | Tsinghua University)
Finance is information. From analyzing risk and detecting fraud to predicting payments and improving customer experience, data technologies are transforming the financial industry. And we're diving deep into this change with a new day of data-meets-finance talks, tailored for Strata Data Conference events in the world's financial hubs. Read more.
4:35pm5:15pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Location: 1E 10/11 Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Healthcare
Charles Boicey (Clearsense)
Charles Boicey explains how Clearsense uses Spark Streaming to provide real-time updates to healthcare providers for critical healthcare needs, helping clinicians make timely decisions from the assessment of a patient's risk based on information gathered from streaming physiological monitoring along with streaming diagnostic data and the patient historical record. Read more.
2:05pm2:45pm Thursday, September 28, 2017
Location: 1A 18 Level: Intermediate
Francesca Lazzeri (Microsoft), Hong Lu (Microsoft)
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New machine learning technologies allow companies to apply better staffing strategies by taking advantage of historical data. Francesca Lazzeri and Hong Lu share a workforce placement recommendation solution that recommends staff with the best professional profile for new projects. Read more.
2:55pm3:35pm Thursday, September 28, 2017
Location: 1A 18 Level: Non-technical
Secondary topics:  Cloud, Financial services
Moderated by:
Steven Totman (Cloudera)
Siew Choo Soh (DBS Bank), Meena Ram (CIBC), David Leach (Qrious)
Big data and the cloud have spread around the world, and Singapore, New Zealand, Australia, and Canada are already seeing dramatic investments and returns. In a panel moderated by Steve Totman, senior executives from a variety of leading companies, including DBS, CIBC, and Qrious, share use cases, challenges, and how to be successful. Read more.