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Local Education and Networking

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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DC Chapter

The purpose of the DC 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.

  • February 15, 2017 – Washington DC Chapter Winter Meeting

    01/17/2017

    Connect. Share. Learn.

    ATTENTION ALL BI/DW AND ANALYTICS PROFESSIONALS
    Dear Washington DC BI/DW and Analytics Professionals,
    We cordially invite you to attend our upcoming TDWI Washington DC Chapter meeting on February 15, 2017. Come meet other local professionals, swap business cards, share ideas, and exchange career advice while listening to quality presentations. TDWI is a vendor neutral organization and does not endorse specific vendors. Our aim is to highlight data warehousing and related technology innovations, including new vendor offerings. Our speakers will be DW/BI end-users reporting on their success and lessons learned implementing various BI tools or projects. Please see our detailed meeting agenda below.

    When:

    Wednesday, February 15, 5:15 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

    Where:

     

    Reston Association
    12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
    Reston, VA  20191
    This location has free parking. 

    Topic:

    “The Business Value of Hadoop”

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    Agenda:

    5:15 – 5:45 p.m.

    Registration

    5:45 - 6:00  p.m.

    Welcome and Kickoff:

    • Meeting Kickoff by TDWI DC Chapter President, Vivek Seth

     6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

    “The Business Value of Hadoop”
    By Amr Awadallah, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Cloudera

     

    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 efficiencies. In addition to hearing from Cloudera's CTO, Amr Awadallah, Ph.D., you will learn how leveraging your data correctly can make anything possible.

    7:30 p.m.

    Closing Remarks by TDWI DC Chapter Secretary, Mike Fleckenstein

    7:40 – 8:30 p.m.

    Snacks, drinks, networking

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    Space is limited so sign up early!
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    Bios of Presenter:

    Amr Awadallah, Ph.D.
    Chief Technology Officer - Cloudera
    Before cofounding Cloudera in 2008, Amr was an entrepreneur-in-residence at Accel Partners. Prior to joining Accel he served as vice president of product intelligence engineering at Yahoo!, and ran one of the very first organizations to use Hadoop for data analysis and business intelligence. Amr joined Yahoo after they acquired his first startup, VivaSmart, in July of 2000. Amr holds a bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from Cairo University, Egypt, and a doctorate in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

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About TDWI Chapters

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.

Chapter Officers

President
Vice President
Secretary
Committee Chair – Government Sector
Committee Chair - Sponsors
Events Coordinator
Communications Chair
Membership Coordinator

Sponsors

Cisco

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