Big Data Innovation Summit

April 19 & 20, San Francisco, 2017

The Schedule

*Please note, this is subject to change

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  • Data Intelligence
  • Data Governance

Day 1

08:00

Light Breakfast and Registration

10:30

Morning Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

12:30

Lunch

Data Intelligence

14:00

Where Artificial Intelligence Meets Human Intelligence: Improving Healthcare through Personalization and Optimization

Eric Williams — VP, Data Science & Analytics at Omada Health

14:30

Big Data at Mastercard?: Putting Data in the Hands of Consumers

Suqiang Song — Big Data Lead Architect at MasterCard

15:00

The Nuanced Audience: Harnessing Data to Understand Emotion

Adam Singer — Analytics Advocate at Google

15:30

Afternoon Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

16:00

Using Data To Tell Your Story

Brandon Ramsey — Director, Business Analytics at Golden State Warriors

16:30

Extracting Emotional Signals & Understanding Happiness

Neal Patel — Head of Social Dynamics at Google

17:00

Fitter, Healthier, Happier: Personalizing the Fitbit Experience with Machine Learning

Rajiv Bhan — Manager, Data Science & Engineering at Fitbit

17:30

Networking Reception

Data Governance

14:00

Managing and Growing Data at Cloud Scale

Mehdi Muntazir — Head of Data Science at Microsoft

14:30

How eBay Has Tamed Complexity Through Innovation

Thomas Varghese — Senior Manager at eBay

15:00

Bridging the Gap Between Technology, Product and Business.

Brandon Ramsey — Vice President at Fox Sports Interactive

15:30

Afternoon Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

16:00

Technology and Business Collaboration: Lessons Learned from the Front Line

Linda Apsley — Vice President of Revenue and Data Engineering at Time Inc.

16:30

Data & Decisions

Sarmila Basu — Sr. Director, Data & Decision Sciences at Microsoft

17:00

Thinking Differently to Connect What Matters

Derrick Schafer — Director of Enterprise Data & Analytics at Sanford Health

17:30

Networking Reception

  • Data Strategy
  • Data Science

Day 2

08:00

Light Breakfast and Registration

08:25

Chairperson Overview

10:30

Morning Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

12:30

Lunch

Data Strategy

13:30

Inception/Ideation/Conception to Adoption: Driving Enterprise Transformation with Analytics

Ahmer Inam — Head of Advanced Analytics at Nike

14:00

The Reality of Data Analysis

Zack DeSario — Data Scientist at Google

14:30

Data Insight for Business Decision Making

Jonathan Roberts — SVP, Data, Audience Dev at About.com

15:00

Digital Strategy - Factors to Consider for the Future

Francis Kendall — Global Head at Roche

15:30

Afternoon Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

16:00

Evolution of Dremel and BigQuery at Google

Valentino Tereshko — Big Data Lead at Google

16:30

Datamining in the Era of Cognitive Business

Ajay Aluri — Assistant Professor at West Virginia University

17:00

Delivering the Right Product, in the Right Context, at the Right Time

Mohammed Chaara — Director of Customer Insight at Lenovo

17:30

End of Summit

Data Science

13:30

Hidden in Plain Sight: Asking the Right Big Data Questions

Leslie Shannon — Head of Ecosystem and Trend Scouting at Nokia

14:00

Gaining Effective Analytics Insight from Multiple Data Sources

Shyam Varan Nath — Principal Architect at GE

14:30

Machine Intelligence at Massive Scale

Sujith Ravi — Machine Intelligence at Massive Scale at Google

15:00

Unlocking Insights from User Behavior Data

Blake Irvine — Manager, Analytics at Netflix

15:30

Afternoon Coffee Break - Exhibition Area

16:00

Learn to Play

Matthew White — Senior Data Analyst at Playstation

16:30

Deep Learning in the Cloud: MXNet vs TensorFlow

Ashish Bansal — Senior Director, Data Science at Capital One

17:00

Machine Learning in IOT

Sridhar Solur — Senior Vice President, Product and Development at Comcast

17:30

End of Summit

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