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Data Summit is Coming to Boston.

Save The Date For Data Summit 2018 Taking Place May 22 – 23, 2018 At The Hyatt Regency Boston!

Data Summit offers a comprehensive educational experience designed to guide you through all of the key issues in data management and analysis today. This 2-day event brings together IT managers, data architects, application developers, data analysts, project managers, and business managers for an intense immersion into the key technologies and strategies for becoming a data-informed business. Not only will you have the opportunity to hear and speak to industry-leading professionals, you'll be able to networks with peers that have either been where you are or are headed in a similar direction. Attend Data Summit to accelerate your Big Data education!

Data Summit


June 4 - 6, 2018 Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA

Since our inaugural event in 2013, thousands of developers, scientists, analysts, researchers and executives from around the globe have flocked to Spark Summit to better understand how big data, machine learning and data science can deliver new insights. Whether you’re new to Apache Spark or a hardcore enthusiast, Spark Summit is the place to meet with leading experts to share knowledge, receive training and foster valuable connections.

Apache Spark is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use, and sophisticated analytics. It was started at UC Berkeley in 2009 and is now developed at the vendor-independent Apache Software Foundation. Since its release, Spark has seen rapid adoption by enterprises across a wide range of industries. Internet powerhouses such as Yahoo, eBay and Netflix have deployed Spark at massive scale, processing multiple petabytes of data on clusters of over 8,000 nodes. Apache Spark has also become the largest open source community in big data, with over 1000 contributors from 250+ organizations.

June 5 - 6, 2018 Boston, MA

Postgres Vision is the premier database industry event dedicated to the application of Postgres in mission critical environments and digital business.

With a theme of “Postgres in the Cloud,” Postgres Vision 2018 will feature real world use cases from companies like Accenture Finland, Infosys, Mastercard, NTT Data, Rabobank, and more. 

Keynote speakers include:

  • Scrum inventor Jeff Sutherland, who will address productivity of teams and agility in the cloud age
  • Veteran technology journalist Dan Lyons, author of the bestseller Disrupted: My Misadventure in the Startup Bubble, who will examine what enterprises can learn from the unicorns disrupting long-stable industries.
Topics also will include migrating from legacy database systems, adoption of Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) solutions, incorporating agility frameworks and DevOps methods, and new Postgres capabilities

June 5 - 7, 2018 Orlando, FL

SAPPHIRE NOW is the largest global business technology event. We’re still working on speakers, agenda and event details, but to give you an example of what we’ve done last year:

  • Large scale announcements on new partnerships with Apple, Microsoft and UPS
  • Presentations on the future of game-changing technology: Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and more
  • C-level executives on stage such as Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Intel CIO Kim Stevenson, Under Armour CIO Paul Fipps and Nestle CIO Terence Stacey
  • Access to C-level execs for 1-1 interviews from companies such as Accenture, Hershey’s, Estee Lauder, Air Asia and more.

June 18 - July 10, 2018 Online Real-Time Ten Half-Day Sessions – 8a PST | 11a EST | 4p UTC
Phone: (888) 742-2454 USA/CAN +1 (281) 667-4200 Option 3

This comprehensive live experiential course throws typical on-demand algorithmic training into reality for goal-driven implementation within today’s complex organizational environments. Stand out by consistently producing low-risk / high impact predictive analytics projects with measurable, operationable and adoptable results.

June 26 - 27, 2018 Hilton Midtown, 1335 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019

Join us on June 27, 2018 for a full day of deep-dive technical sessions, hands-on tutorials, and workshops. You’ll walk away with immediately applicable MongoDB skills and will be the first to learn about new products, including the next generation of the database, that make you more productive.

July 10 - 12, 2018 Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Canada

Enterprise World 2018 is among the largest technology conferences in the industry. Over three days, you will gain inspiration from your colleagues, cultivate your network, learn to harness the value in your digital information—and move your company forward.

July 16 - 19, 2018 Online Real-Time Four Half-Day Sessions – 8a PST | 11a EST | 4p UTC
Phone: (888) 742-2454 USA/CAN +1 (281) 667-4200 Option 3

Most projects fail or fall short due to a lack of understanding about how to make analytics and AI function as a thriving operation. This is the only course of its kind that enables leaders and team members to confidentially set a clear vision, establish a supportive culture and prepare for a data-driven transformation across all team roles.

August 21 - 24, 2018 New York, NY

Jupyter, called the new front end for data science and AI, offers the possibility of moving past managing data into a new data literacy. Jupyter combines text, formulas, code, charts, and interactive widgets to create next-generation technical documentation and goes beyond a writing tool to let users share ideas involving sophisticated computation. It’s a powerful open source tool for collaborative data science and making analysis actionable.

Discover how to transform data into a competitive advantage using Jupyter Notebook and other tools to create self-documenting analysis and apps, transform workflows, and build organization-wide collaboration. Presented by Project Jupyter, the NumFOCUS Foundation, and O'Reilly Media.

September 10 - 25, 2018 Online Real-Time Ten Half-Day Sessions – 8a PST | 11a EST | 4p UTC
Phone: (888) 742-2454 USA/CAN +1 (281) 667-4200 Option 3

This comprehensive live experiential course throws typical on-demand algorithmic training into reality for goal-driven implementation within today’s complex organizational environments. Stand out by consistently producing low-risk / high impact predictive analytics projects with measurable, operationable and adoptable results.

September 11 - 13, 2018 San Antonio, TX

ICE’18 isn’t your typical user conference. No boring speeches. No high-pressure selling. And no empty promises. The focus of the event is solely on business professionals and industry experts who are deeply interested in digital workplace transformation. During the event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate and interact in a variety of strategic, tactical, and thought-provoking digital workplace sessions with their peers, including:

  • Creating a digital workplace plan.
  • Identifying workplace solutions that solve forspecific business challenges.
  • Launching and deploying solutions successfully.
  • Integrating existing tools and technologies within your digital workplace.
  • Driving user engagement, adoption and tackling change management.
  • Measuring success, outcomes, and responding to feedback.
  • Discover new ideas from the interactive digital workplace showcase.

The event format is modern, offering attendees a truly digital experience including social feeds, mobile interaction, and shorter “Ted Talk-like” sessions. Attendees will have ample opportunities to participate in sessions as well as network with their peers, experts, and trailblazers in the industry. Past digital leaders at ICE include Caesars Entertainment, Forrester Research, Partners HealthCare, and Microsoft Canada who shared their digital workplace vision, stories, and market predictions for the future.

October 25 - 26, 2018 New York City – Hotel Pennsylvania
Phone: (516)221-5560

This seminar provides a one of kind perspective on both the business and IT side of Big
Data and the Data Warehouse. It includes real world case studies and will overview the
latest tools and technologies that comprise the world of BIG DATA. Taught by "One of
the Most Knowledgable Experts in the World on Big Data", He will cover:
• Tools and Technologies in Cognitive Computing / Machine Learning / Data Architecture
• Defining BIG DATA -- What is it and how best to use it in your organization
• The major Architectural Components of BIG DATA -- How They Fit Together
• Big Data Technologies and How To Decide What's Best For Your Organization
• Linking Traditional Databases to the BIG DATA Environment
• Data Management in the Big Data Era: The Challenges and Opportunities
• Best Practices for Managing Structured Data with Semi-Structured and Unstructured Data
• What are the leading Vendors in the BIG DATA Space: Databases, Reporting Query, Analytics
• How to Use Forrester Wave and Gartner Magic Quadrant Tools in Product Evaluation Selection
• BIG DATA Initiative by the White House Office of Science and Technology
You will also become familiar with the key topics such as the Five V's of BIG DATA,
Big Data Governance, the Distributed File Systems, Columnar Databases, NoSQL
Techniques (e.g. Mongo), Machine Learning Library (e.g. Mahout), Streaming Analytic
Query, What is Hadoop and How Does it Work, Complex Event Processing (CEP), and
more. This Tutorial presents the technical, and organizational aspects of data
warehousing in an interactive format, by one of the world’s most entertaining instructors
and foremost authorities, Krish is a TDWI Instructor and world famous author on BIG

Find out More:  Seminar Flyer  
To Register:      Registration Weblink
DMF Info:       General Information

November 6 - 9, 2018 Seattle, Washington

Expert training, Solutions for today, and a Community of SQL Server and data professionals. Only at PASS Summit – the largest, most engaged conference dedicated to the Microsoft Data Platform.

  • Train with Microsoft and industry experts delivering exclusive in-depth sessions that will make an immediate impact to your work
  • Meet the innovators and learn how they use technology to succeed
  • Bring the skills and community connections back to lead your company and change your career

Organized by PASS, a not-for-profit data community, PASS Summit is more than best-in-class data training, it’s your community.

November 26 - 30, 2018 Las Vegas, NV

AWS re:Invent is a learning conference hosted by Amazon Web Services for the global cloud computing community. The event features keynote announcements, training and certification opportunities. At the conference, you’ll have access to more than 1,000 technical sessions, a partner expo, after-hours events, and so much more.