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Conference Preview: Smart Data 2015

DataVersity's first-ever Smart Data Conference focuses on smart data technology.

Location: San Jose Convention Center (150 West San Carlos Street, San Jose, CA 95113)

Date: Tuesday, 8/20/15 to Thursday, 8/22/15

Sponsored by the likes of Oracle, MarkLogic, and OntoText, Smart Data 2015 will focus on the field of smart data technology, which can be applied in all sorts of ways.

Over 100 sessions from executives at GE Intelligent Platforms, IBM, Accenture, and more will focus on topics of interest, including (but not limited to):

  • machine learning
  • natural language processing
  • predictive analytics
  • linked data
  • the Internet of Things

Experts from top universities, including Stanford, NYU, and the University of Washington will also weigh in on and share relevant research to provide a more academic perspective on problems and solutions in the smart data realm.

Here are three keynote speakers to look out for:

1) Billy Bosworth (CEO of DataStax)

"The Internet Enterprise: How To Scale Out For High Performance Customer Development"

Wednesday, 8/19 from 8:30am-9:30am

2) Gary Marcus (CEO/co-founder of Geometric Intelligence)

"Smart Machines And What They Can Still Learn From People"

Wednesday, 8/19 from 1:30pm-2:30pm

3) Emil Efreim (CEO/co-founder of Neo Technology)

"Discovering The Power Of Dark Data"

Wednesday, 8/19 from 3:00pm-3:45pm

If you can't make it to Smart Data 2015, follow our live tweet coverage of the event at #SmartDataWeek and @DataFoxCo. If you're attending Smart Data 2015, check out our downloadable (and shareable) one-pager that you can use on the go to save time and accomplish your goals below:

SmartData 2015 One-Pager