New York Event – December 12th

This Event is SOLD OUT

You can still register for our waitlist and attend a live panel discussion broadcast via simulcast at 3:30 ET on the 12th: “Do You Really Need a Data Scientist?”

The Big Analytics 2012 Roadshow will be taking place Wednesday, December 12th in New York City. Learn how the convergence of data science, digital marketing, Hadoop, data warehousing, SQL-H, and in-database analytics go beyond the “big data” hype to practical applications that drive business innovation.

Who should attend

  • Executives who want to learn how leading companies leverage advanced analytics to compete and win
  • Interactive marketing innovators who want access to "game changing" insights for digital marketing optimization
  • Enterprise architects, data warehousing, and business intelligence professionals looking to provide the infrastructure for big data and advanced analytics to their business partners
  • Data scientists, business analysts, statisticians, “quants”, hackers, or analytics professionals responsible for making data-driven business decisions.


8:30 - 10:30 am Registration in Exhibit Hall
Coffee and Continental Breakfast
10:00 - 10:10 am Welcome — Bill Franks, Chief Analytics Officer, Teradata
10:10 - 10:50 am Keynote — Tasso Argryos
President and Co-Founder, Teradata Aster
“Simplifying Big Data Analytics for the Business”
10:50 - 11:30 am Keynote — Jim Walker, Hortonworks
“Apache Hadoop's Role in Your Big Data Architecture”
11:30 - 12:30 pm
Keynote — Ari Kaplan
"Moneyball" advisor to Major League Baseball teams, President of AriBall “Cross Industry Lessons from Moneyball Analytics”
12:30 - 2:00 pm Lunch and Exhibit Hall Networking
  Track 1: Digital Marketing,
Analytics and Testing
Track 2: Data Science and Analytics
2:00 – 2:30 pm
Matt Comstock, Razorfish
"Razorfish Multi-Channel Marketing: Better Customer Segmentation and Targeting"
Mike Gualtieri,
Forrester Research
"Evaluating Big Data Predictive Analytics Platforms"
2:30 – 3:00 pm Ian Hersey, Attensity
"It Live, Or Is It Memory? Real-Time Social Analytics"
Bernard Blais, SAS
“Technology Strategies for
Big Data Analytics”
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Rafael Mejia,
Barnes & Noble
"Using Big Data to Quantify Loyalty - 'Do you come here often?'"
Bill Franks, Teradata
"What Makes A Great Data Scientist?"
3:30 – 4:30 pm Track 1 Panel Session Track 2 Panel Session
"Simulast: Do You Really Need a Data Scientist?"
4:30 – 6:30 pm Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall


Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers
811 7th Avenue 53rd Street.
New York, NY 10019
Phone 212.581.1000

The Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers offers a convenient midtown Manhattan location and deluxe hotel amenities for the business and leisure traveler.

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The Sheraton New York Hotel has a parking garage adjacent to the hotel, located on 53rd Street between 6th & 7th Avenues.  Rates may vary.

Weekday Rates

  • Before 9am, up to 12 hours: $19.00
  • Before 10am, up to 10 hours: $19.00 

Incremental rates
½ hour is $13
1 hour is $28
2 hours is $31
3 hours is $42
10 hours is $43
12 hours is $45
24 hours is $51

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