The world of data is exploding and it's more exciting than ever. And, to celebrateTDWI's 20th anniversary year providing in-depth vendor-neutral education to data professionals worldwide, we're starting 2015 with a bang at TDWI Las Vegas.
TDWI Las Vegas will feature thought-provoking keynotes and more than 60 full- and half-day classes from industry leaders on practitioners. We'll be covering a broad spectrum of topics, from data warehousing and data modeling to big data and advanced analytics. The conference will also offer an Executive Summit on Achieving Business Innovation via Analytics, Big Data, and Emerging Technologies, a broad range of networking opportunities outside the classroom, and much more.
Orlando, FL: December 7–12, 2014
Las Vegas, NV: February 22–27, 2015
Las Vegas, NV: February 23–25, 2015
Savannah, GA: March 15–17, 2015
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