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February 3rd, 2016: TDWI South Florida Chapter Q1 meeting featuring Doug Cutting, Chief Architect of Cloudera

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ATTENTION ALL BI/DW AND ANALYTICS PROFESSIONALS
Dear South Florida BI/DW and Analytics Professionals,
We cordially invite you to attend our upcoming TDWI South Florida Chapter meeting on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016. Come meet other local professionals, swap business cards, share ideas, and exchange career advice while listening to quality presentations in a vendor-neutral setting, which is the hallmark of TDWI education. Our speaker, Doug Cutting, is Cloudera’s Chief Architect, and the founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene, Nutch, Avro and Hadoop. Please see our detailed meeting agenda below.

When:

Wednesday, Feb. 3rd, 2016
8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Where:

 

Nova Southeastern University
The Knight Auditorium in the Carl DeSantis Building
3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314

Topic:

The Story of Hadoop

DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! Please RSVP below
EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

Agenda:

8:30 – 9:00

Registration and Free Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 9:10

TDWI South Florida Chapter Board Welcome

9:10 – 9:25

Meet Our Sponsors

9:25 – 9:30

Welcome Greeting from Dr. Amon Seagull, Interim Dean,
College of Engineering and Computing, Nova Southeastern University

9:30 – 11:00

Presentation: Doug Cutting, Cloudera Chief Architect

 

Abstract:

  • The Story of Hadoop
  • The Current Platform
  • Future Directions

11:00 – 11:15

Break and Networking

11:15- 11:45

Presentation: Doug Cutting, Cloudera Chief Architect

 

Question and Answer Session
In addition to creating the Hadoop framework, Doug Cutting is the founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene, Nutch, and Avro. Doug Cutting has sat on the Board of the Apache Software Foundation and is the current Chief Architect at Cloudera.  This is a great opportunity to ask about any of these world changing technologies and positions.

11:30 – 11:45 am

Networking Break

11:45 – 12:00

Raffle and Closing Updates

DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! Please RSVP below
EVENT REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

Space is limited so sign up early!

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Bios of Presenters

Doug Cutting
Chief Architect, Cloudera 

Doug Cutting (@cutting) joined Cloudera in 2009 from Yahoo!, where he was a key member of the team that built and deployed a production Hadoop storage and analysis cluster for mission-critical business analytics. Doug holds a Bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and is the former Chairman of the Board of the Apache Software Foundation.

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