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Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Solutions Showcase Theater

Solutions Showcase Theater

Solutions Showcase Theater

The Solutions Showcase Theater on the Strata+Hadoop World Expo floor will feature 55 lightning talks from the leading vendors in the Big Data space. These 10 minute rapid-fire sessions feature Strata sponsors presenting use cases about real-world companies and how they solve big data's thorniest problems. The Solutions Showcase Theater is open to all registered attendees and will feature a random drawing for 3 big prizes: (1) one Epson Powerlite projector; (1) one Google Nexus 10 tablet; or $250 worth of O'Reilly books, videos and ebooks. See official Guidelines for entry and eligibility details.

You can find your theater ticket in your attendee bag, in bins outside the Expo and at the O'Reilly t-shirt booth located near the Solutions Showcase theater.

Thursday, October 16
Expo Hall Hours: 10:30am-7:15pm

Time Company Name Presenter Session Title
10:45am-10:55am MicroStrategy Michael Hiskey, Chief Product Evangelist Innovative Healthcare, Tech & Retail Companies Mix CRM Info with Big Data to Make Reps 10x More Productive, 40x More Useful and 30% More Profitable
11:00am-11:10am Impetus Technologies Anand Venugopal, Sr. Director of Business Development, Big Data Analytics Real-time Classification and Sentiment Analysis of Multi-lingual Content Using Advanced Analytics on Apache Storm
11:15am-11:25am SAS Brian Garrett, Principal Solutions Architect Multimedia Giant Turns Big Data into Real-Time Customer Insights
11:30am-11:40am Bloomberg Sudarshan Kadambi, Senior Software Engineer Hadoop at Bloomberg
11:45am-11:55am EMC Ryan Peterson, Chief Solutions Strategist EVP Data Lake: Store Everything, Analyze Anything, Build What You Need
12:00pm-12:10pm Pivotal Greg Chase, Director, Product Marketing, Big Data 10 Amazing Things to do With A Hadoop-based Data Lake
12:15pm-12:25pm Mellanox Technologies Asaf Wachtel, Sr. Director, Business Development Solve Data Ingest Limitation with High Performance Networks Offloads
12:30pm-12:40pm Couchbase Shane K. Johnson, Head of Product Marketing Real-Time Big Data Architecture @ LivePerson
12:45pm-12:55pm Cask Jonathan Gray, Founder & CEO From Infrastructure to Data Applications
1:00pm-1:10pm Syncsort, Inc. Jorge A. Lopez, Director, Product Marketing From Big Iron to Big Data: Offloading Data & Workloads to Hadoop at a Major US Bank
1:15pm-1:25pm MarkLogic Jim Clark, Senior Director, Product Management Managing Data in Regulated Industries
1:30pm-1:40pm StackIQ Greg Bruno, Co-Founder & VP of Engineering The Pain Curve - Lack of Automation Leads to Failure
1:45pm-1:55pm Caserta Concepts Joe Caserta, President Building the Enterprise Data Hub
2:00pm-2:10pm Qlik Donald Farmer, Vice President, Innovation and Design QlikView and Big Data Analytics at King
2:15pm-2:25pm SAP America Inc. Marie Goodell, Strategic Marketing for Big Data & Data Science Driving Growth in Transportation Using Big Data and Data Science
2:30pm-2:40pm DataFactZ Satyendra Rana, Big Data Researcher & Evangelist Competitiveness in the Age of Big Data
2:45pm-2:55pm Pepperdata Sean Suchter, CEO Unraveling Hadoop's Meltdown Mysteries
3:00pm-3:10pm Paxata Nenshad Bardoliwalla, VP of Products Let's Stop Pretending that One Size Fits All When it Comes to the Challenges of Working with Enterprise Data
3:15pm-3:25pm Tamr Eliot Knudsen, Field Engineer Enterprise Data Unification in Practice
3:30pm-3:40pm Redpoint Global Inc. George Corugedo, Chief Technology Officer Waking Analysts from their Nightmare
3:45pm-3:55pm WWT - WorldWide Technology, Inc. Yoni Malchi, Engagement Manager, Big Data Practice "Mining" the IoT for Business Value: How WWT Helped One of the Largest Mining Companies Predict Engine Failures
4:00pm-4:10pm SiSense, Inc. Amit Bendov, CEO All Hands on Deck: How to Get Non-technical Business Users to Tackle Big Data so you Can Focus on Complex Queries
4:15pm-4:25pm Platfora Kevin Beyer, Chief Technology Officer The Spark-Inspired Workflow
4:30pm-4:40pm Informatica Todd Goldman, Vice President & General Manager Data Integration Do you Prefer to Hike up Machu Pichu or Take the Train?
4:45pm-4:55pm Zettaset John Armstrong, VP Marketing Using Big Data to Improve Patient Outcomes
5:00pm-5:10pm MapR Technology Jim Scott, Director, Enterprise Strategy and Architecture Get Real with Hadoop
5:15pm-5:25pm Datameer, Inc. Matt Schumpert, Director of Product Management Big Data Analytics Heavyweight Sounds Off on Financial Services Use Cases
5:30pm-5:40pm Microsoft Sanjay Soni, Sr. Product Marketing Manager Real World Showcase of How a Retail Customer Uses and Can Use Microsoft Big Data and Business Analytics Technologies
5:45pm-5:55pm Splice Machine Rich Reimer, VP of Product Using Hadoop to Run Real-Time, Operational Applications
6:00pm-6:10pm Waterline Data Science Oliver Claude, CMO Automated Data Inventory for Hadoop
6:15pm-6:25pm Talend Julien Sauvage, Director Product Marketing, Big Data Integration Keys to Optimizing Product Inventory and Pricing at One of the Largest Global Retailers
6:30pm-6:40pm Kyvos, Inc. Ajay Anand, VP Product Management Consumer Behavior Analytics with Cubes on Hadoop
6:45pm-6:55pm Cloudera Kathleen deValk, Senior Architect Omneo’s Enterprise Data Hub: Helping Manufacturers Save Millions
7:00pm-7:10pm Red Hat Vamsi Chemitiganti, Chief Architect, Financial Services Building an Enterprise Grade Big Data Risk Management Solution for Financial Services

Friday, October 17
Expo Hall Hours: 10:30am-4:15pm

Time Company Name Presenter Session Title
10:45am-10:55am BlueData Tom Phelan, Co-founder & Chief Architect Orange Silicon Valley spins up private Big Data as a Service with BlueData to create on-demand Spark and Hadoop Clusters
11:00am-11:10am WANdisco Alex Newman, HBase Architect & Team Lead Everything You Don't Know About HBase in 10 Minutes or Less
11:15am-11:25am IBM Gord Sissons, Senior Manager, Product Marketing Big Data News Cases… What in the World are People Doing with Hadoop?
11:30am-11:40am 0xdata Joel Horwitz, Head of Marketing Build Intelligent Applications with H20's Open Source
11:45am-11:55am Aerospike Brian Bulkowski, Founder NoSQL Key Value Stores - The Key to Velocity
12:00pm-12:10pm Azul Systems Matt Schuetze, Director of Product Management Java & Big Data in Real Time
12:15pm-12:25pm ScaleOut Software Dr. William Bain, Founder and CEO Using Operational Intelligence to Track 10M Cable TV Viewers in Real Time
12:30pm-12:40pm Splunk Adrish Sannyasi, Sr. Sales Engineer Unlock the Value of Big Data with Hunk for Hadoop
12:45pm-12:55pm Sqrrl Joe Travaglini, Director of Product Marketing Big Cybersecurity Data for Insider Threat Analysis
1:00pm-1:10pm Attunity Lawrence Schwartz, Vice President, Marketing Customer Spotlight: Big Data, The Elephant and the Bear
1:15pm-1:25pm Ataccama Martin Tříska, Lead Big Data Architect Case Study: Improving Customer Experience by Employing Big Data Technologies in the Banking Industry
1:30pm-1:40pm Ngrain Carl Byers, Chief Strategy Officer Better Manufacturing with Data: Using 3D Visual Analytics on the Shop Floor
1:45pm-1:55pm MemSQL Eric Frenkiel, CEO MemSQL & Shutterstock: Insights in Real Time
2:00pm-2:10pm Altiscale David Chaiken, CTO Running In-Memory Jobs and Traditional Jobs on the Same Hadoop Cluster
2:15pm-2:25pm Trifacta Solutions - Lockheed Martin Ravi Hubbly, Senior Principal Architect Data Transformation on Hadoop: Balancing Technology and Human Needs to Boost Performance and Increase ROI
2:30pm-2:40pm Metascale Ankur Gupta, General Manager Big Data Analytics / IoT: New Customer Insights Using Network Data
2:45pm-2:55pm Protegrity Raul Ortega, Senior Director Extending Enterprise Data Security to Hadoop
3:00pm-3:10pm Actian John Santaferraro, VP Solutions and Product Marketing Industrialized Hadoop Analytics and SQL: Unleashing the Business User
3:15pm-3:25pm Teradata Sri Raghavan, Senior Global Product Manager Connection Analytics: Extracting Value from Social Networks Data
3:30pm-3:40pm Pentaho Chuck Yarbrough, Director, Big Data Product Marketing The Emergence of the Streamlined Data Refinery
3:45pm-3:55pm Cisco Robert Novak, Consulting Systems Engineer for Big Data Hardware Still Matters: Manageable Infrastructure Platforms for Dynamic Big Data Environments

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