Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015
Time: 11:00AM PDT
Speakers: Mike Portell, Principal at Think Big
Join this webinar, led by Mike Portell, to examine a big data maturity model and see how and why some clients get stranded in one phase or another. The webinar will also cover common pitfalls associated with moving beyond the installation of a Hadoop cluster to a full production environment accessible by hundreds of users. You’ll also learn how several companies are overcoming challenges going beyond a big data strategy “on paper” to completing the full big data lifecycle.
Date: April 26-28, 2015
Location: 200 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA
Speaker: Ron Bodkin, President at Think Big
The 5th Big Data TechCon is coming back to Boston for three days - April 26th to the 28th, 2015. Last year more than 600 people attended the event, allowing for excellent networking on top of intensive classes and tutorials that were offered. Previous iterations of Big Data TechCon have allowed us to select and bring back only the finest speakers and top scoring classes to make sure that your Big Data conference is unparalleled. Big Data TechCon features practical, how-to classes and tutorials for IT and Big Data professionals, including data and business analysts, developers, software architects, data scientists, and project managers. Attend Big Data TechCon to get practical training on Hadoop, Spark, YARN, R, HBase, Hive, Predictive Analytics, and much more!
Date: Monday, May 18, 2015
Time: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Location: Northwestern University, Baldwin Auditorium, 303 E. Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL
Speaker: Dan Mallinger, Data Science Practice leader for Think Big
The Analytics Exchange is an opportunity to meet and interact with industry leaders and practitioners from across the analytics spectrum. Hear and share innovations and challenges of Mobile Generated Content & Big Data through this day-long event consisting of industry speakers, panels, and informal networking sessions.