Mar. 15, 2012 SVForum Big Data Analytics

Kieth Gatto see below.

Mar. 15, 2012 SVForum Big Data Analytics

On Thursday, March 15, 2012 in Mountain View at the Microsoft Conference Center, SVForum held the “Big Data Analytics Conference – 2012 and Beyond.” Big data keeps getting bigger. Like the ocean, there is a lot of water but it has to be filtered before you can use any of it. The revolution in faster analytics offers the hope of turning big data in to useful information and timely reaction for the public and private sector. Gathering and analyzing big data still raises concerns about privacy and must be considered in the rush to be more efficient.

Bruno Aziza of Microsoft delivered the opening keynote “Data Doesn’t Matter Until…”

Joe Jasin of DNA Partners moderated panelists Lucian Masalar of Jiff, Kim Morgan of Motorola Mobility and Mario Tapia of Getjar on big data and mobile.

Anjul Bhambhri of IBM delivered the second keynote on “Smarter Decision Making – Leveraging Big Data to Gain New Actionable Insights.”

Rob Craft of Microsoft moderated panelists Lenin Gali of Ubisoft, Jeffrey Krone of Zettaset, Yuvaraj Athur Raghuvir of SAP and Rohit Valia of IBM on big data and the business enterprise.

Marco Smit of Health 2.0 Advisors moderated panelists Jishnu Bhattacharjee of Nexus Venture Partners, Mike Dauber of Battery Ventures, Lars Leckie of Hummer Winblad and Andy Vitus of Scale Venture Partners on big data and investment landscape.

Michael Driscoll of Metamarkets moderated panelists Amr Awadallah of Cloudera, Todd Papaioannou of Continuuity and Ben Werther of  Platfora talked about big data beyond Hadoop.

Dr. DJ Patil of Greylock delivered the closing keynote “Data Jujitsu – The art of turning data into product.”

Donna Lea Downs Kawasaki AKA Donna Kawasaki attended this event.

Keith Gatto also attended this event. He can be seen here.

Note:

Remember when Berkeley was all about free speech? Remember when journalists could report on an event open to the public and say who was there? What if they were government employees funded by taxpayers? Would they have a right to know? Remember the First Amendment?

Attendees consented when I asked them if I could take their picture. Not only that, attendees consented when they signed up for the event. Please read the following:

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Copyright 2013 DJ Cline All rights reserved.

Copyright 2012 DJ Cline All rights reserved. That means you cannot use it without my permission. At this point that means even one word or picture. Haste and College? Dayton and Wiley?

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