San Francisco skyline - Strata Data Conference 2019
San Francisco skyline - Strata Data Conference 2019

People from across the data world came together in San Francisco for the Strata Data Conference. Below you'll find links to highlights from the event.

Hacking the vote: The neuropolitical universe

Elizabeth Svoboda explains how biosensors and predictive analytics are being applied by political campaigns and what they mean for the future of free and fair elections.

Sustaining machine learning in the enterprise

Drawing insights from recent surveys, Ben Lorica analyzes important trends in machine learning.

AI and cryptography: Challenges and opportunities

Shafi Goldwasser explains why the next frontier of cryptography will help establish safe machine learning.

Likewar: How social media is changing the world and how the world is changing social media

Peter Singer explores the new rules of power in the age of social media and how we can navigate a world increasingly shaped by "likes" and lies.

Forecasting uncertainty at Airbnb

Theresa Johnson outlines the AI powering Airbnb’s metrics forecasting platform.

Chatting with machines: Strange things 60 billion bot logs say about human nature

Lauren Kunze discusses lessons learned from an analysis of interactions between humans and chatbots.

The journey to the data-driven enterprise from the edge to AI

Amy O'Connor explains how Cloudera applies an "edge to AI" approach to collect, process, and analyze data.

Streamlining your data assets: A strategy for the journey to AI

Dinesh Nirmal shares a data asset framework that incorporates current business structures and the elements you need for an AI-fluent data platform.

Scoring your business in the AI matrix

Jed Dougherty plots AI examples on a matrix to clarify the various interpretations of AI.

Data warehousing is not a use case

Google BigQuery co-creator Jordan Tigani shares his vision for where cloud-scale data analytics is heading.

The enterprise data cloud

Mike Olson describes the key capabilities an enterprise data cloud system requires, and why hybrid and multi-cloud is the future.

Winners of the Strata Data Awards 2019

The Strata Data Award is given to the most disruptive startup, the most innovative industry technology, the most impactful data science project, and the most notable open source contribution.

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