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The purpose of TDWI Chapters is to enable local Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing professionals to:

  • Meet regularly with each other on a regional basis
  • Share best practices in a small group setting
  • Establish a strong network of peers
  • Gain technical advice and career direction

Everyone is welcome. We encourage you to join TDWI, but you do not need to be a member to attend.

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Boston Chapter

The purpose of the Boston Chapter is to enable local BI/DW professionals to:

  • Meet regularly with each other on a regional basis
  • Share best practices in a small group setting
  • Establish a strong network of peers
  • Gain technical advice and career direction

Everyone is welcome. We encourage you to join TDWI, but you do not need to be a member to attend.

  • June 16th, 2016: The Business Value of Hadoop

    05/18/2016

    Connect. Share. Learn.

    ATTENTION ALL BI/DW AND ANALYTICS PROFESSIONALS
    Dear Boston Area BI/DW and Analytics Professionals,
    We cordially invite you to attend our upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting on June 16, 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 featured speaker is Mike Olson, the co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Cloudera. Please see our detailed meeting agenda below.

    When:

    Thursday, June 16, 2016, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

    Where:

     

    Topic:

    The Westin Waltham Boston
    70 Third Avenue
    Waltham, MA, 02451

    “The Business Value of Hadoop” by Mike Olson, Chief Strategy Officer, Cloudera

    DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! Please RSVP

    Agenda:

    8:00am – 8:45am

    Registration & Networking

    8:45am – 9:00am

    Opening Remarks

     9:00am – 10:30am

    Presentation: “The Business Value of Hadoop” by Mike Olson

     

    Abstract
    Data is transforming industries and creating massive value for businesses. Let's discuss how data and Hadoop can guide board-level decisions to deliver new revenue streams through a 360-degree view of your customer base, lower business risk through ensuring secure systems, and decrease costs through improved products and services efficiency. In addition to hearing from Cloudera's co-founder, Mike Olson, you will learn how leveraging your data correctly can make anything possible..

    10:30am – 10:45am

    Networking Break

    10:45am – 11:30am

    Presentation: “Hadoop Enterprise Transforming Use Cases” by Douglas Moore, Think Big Analytics

    11:30am – 12:00noon

    Raffle, Wrap-up, Networking

    DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! Please RSVP

    Space is limited so sign up early!

    To contact a Chapter officer, click on the name of the officer at the bottom of this page.

     

    Bios of Presenters

    Mike Olson
    Mike (@mikeolson) co-founded Cloudera in 2008 and served as its CEO until 2013 when he took on his current role of chief strategy officer (CSO.) As CSO, Mike is responsible for Cloudera’s product strategy, open source leadership, engineering alignment and direct engagement with customers. Prior to Cloudera Mike was CEO of Sleepycat Software, makers of Berkeley DB, the open source embedded database engine. Mike spent two years at Oracle Corporation as vice president for Embedded Technologies after Oracle’s acquisition of Sleepycat in 2006. Prior to joining Sleepycat, Mike held technical and business positions at database vendors Britton Lee, Illustra Information Technologies and Informix Software. Mike has a Bachelor’s and a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

    Upcoming Meetings

    September 6, 2016

    “Ensemble Modeling & Big Data Ensemble Modeling” by Hans Hultgren, Genesee Academy, LLC & Top Of Minds AB

    November 2016

    Analyst, Gartner Research

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TDWI sponsors Chapters in regions throughout the world to foster education and networking at the local level among business intelligence and data warehousing professionals. Chapter meetings are open to any BI/DW professional.

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