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Big Data Week Atlanta 2013

BDW13

Big Data Week is an international, community centered, event that takes place in over 25 cities and focuses on the social, political, technological and commercial impacts of Big Data. It brings together a number of different people, businesses, industries and technological sectors, including; data scientists, data technologies, data visualizers and data businesses.

Each city has a unique calendar of locally hosted and organized events. Including meetups, events, networking functions, data visualization demo’s, debates, discussion and hackathons. These events are hosted by some of the most prestigious and respected companies and people in their field. The events are designed to provide a platform to educate, inform and inspire those in the data industry. Below is just a small list of some of the events that will be happening during Big Data Week Atlanta.

The Future with Big Data – Featuring Speakers from Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CDC, UPS, SunTrust, McKesson, NCR and more.

April 22nd. | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Join us as we kick off Big Data Week in Atlanta and learn from high-profile Fortune 500 executives how Big Data is transforming the future of business. Drinks & networking start at 6:00PM and speakers take the stage at 7 PM. The event will be syndicated by Eclipse Web Media and will be available for later viewing online.Read More…

MongoDB Atlanta 2013

April 23rd. | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM At MongoDB Atlanta, you can expect to hear from 10gen engineers who have contributed to the product, learn about the core concepts of using MongoDB, and hear about exciting new features in our most recent releases. Read More…

Metrics, Monkeys & Marketing: Lessons on using Big Data from MailChimp

April 23rd. | 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM John Foreman, Chief Data Scientist at MailChimp email marketing, will present on what MailChimp is doing with data (including catching bad guys), how they’re applying it in the context of marketing, and how small businesses can use big data. Read More…