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Press Release: February 14, 2017

Strata + Hadoop World makes data work

Sebastopol, CA—Cutting-edge data science meets new business fundamentals at Strata + Hadoop World, a four-day immersion in the most challenging problems, intriguing use cases, and enticing opportunities in data today. Presented by Cloudera and O'Reilly, Strata + Hadoop World happens March 13-16, 2017, in San Jose, CA, and offers a deep dive into emerging techniques and technologies, along with an exhaustive exploration of the data issues shaping business verticals such as finance, media, retail, transportation, and government.

A new Strata Business Summit enriches Strata + Hadoop's program this year. Tailored for executives, business leaders, and strategists, Strata Business Summit presents case studies showing how some of the world's leading companies, such as American Express, Comcast, and Pinterest, build modern data strategies with game-changing technologies and their business applications. Exclusive executive briefings also cover topics such as predictive analytics and machine learning, cloud strategy, governance security and privacy, IoT, and artificial intelligence. The Business Summit runs March 14-16 and includes Strata + Hadoop World's keynotes.

Chairs Doug Cutting, Roger Magoulas, and Alistair Croll have created a stellar Strata + Hadoop program exploring everything essential in data today. Featured speakers include:

  • Ron Bodkin, Think Big Analytics
  • Mike Olson, Cloudera
  • Beau Cronin, Embedding.js
  • Daphne Koller, Calico Labs and Coursera
  • Ted Dunning, MapR Technologies
  • Desiree Matel-Anderson, The Field Innovation Team
  • Eric Frenkiel, MemSQL
  • Andra Keay, Silicon Valley Robotics
  • Phil Keslin, Niantic, Inc.
  • Yael Garten, LinkedIn
  • Rajiv Maheswaran, Second Spectrum
  • Alice Zheng, Dato
  • Tom Reilly, Cloudera

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