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December 5-6, 2016: Training
December 6–8, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
Chris Neumann

Chris Neumann
Venture Partner, 500 Startups

Website | @ckneumann

Chris Neumann is a venture partner at 500 Startups focused on big data, machine learning, and AI. Previously, Chris was the founder and CEO of DataHero (acquired by Cloudability), which brought to market the first self-service cloud BI platform, and the first employee at Aster Data (acquired by Teradata), where he helped create the big data space.


1:45pm–2:25pm Thursday, December 8, 2016
Becoming a data-centric company
Location: 328/329 Level: Non-technical
Chris Neumann (500 Startups)
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(4.75, 4 ratings)
For decades, business intelligence companies have strived to make their products easier to use in the hope that they could finally reach the mythical subject-matter expert—that wondrous individual who would change the course of the company if only she had access to the data she needed. Drawing on his real-world experience, Chris Neumann asks, "What if the subject-matter expert doesn’t exist?" Read more.