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June 04, 2013
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10 Reasons To Put “Hadoop Summit 2013” In Your Calendar

hadoop_summit_logoHadoop Summit 2013 in San Jose is approaching quickly and in just a few weeks attendees will have the opportunity to learn all of the up and coming advances in the world of Apache Hadoop and Big Data. You can still register here!

Here are ten great reasons to pencil “Hadoop Summit 2013” into your calendar:

  1. Informative and exciting keynotes
    Keynotes will be given by Jer Thorpe, an artist and educator known for exploring the many-folded boundaries between science, data, art and culture and Merv Adrian, VP of research at Gartner who follows database, big data, NoSQL and adjacent technologies.
  2. Lightning talks
    These quick-hit informative talks will give you a broad perspective on the various applications of Hadoop.
  3. Expert panels
    Live panel discussions with industry leaders will include topics like SQL on Hadoop and Hadoop in the Enterprise.
  4. More than 90 sessions!
    The event will span two full days and will include 90+ sessions and speeches by over 50 organizations.
  5. Meet ups
    Socialize and learn at the pre-conference meet ups and attend the Birds of a Feather sessions, the Big Data Science “Machine Learning Evening”, or the Big Data Camp.
  6. Business use cases and reference architecture
    Get updated with the latest Hadoop use cases and reference architectures to gain insight for your business.
  7. Training classes
    Take a Hadoop Training class and become extra prepared for Hadoop Summit.
  8. First annual Hadoop Summit Bike Ride
    Cruise around the Silicon Valley on two wheels and get some fun exercise in at the first ever Summit bike ride.
  9. Hadoop Summit Party
    Celebrate your newly acquired knowledge and have some post-conference fun at the Tech Museum Summit party. Enjoy the museum’s many interactive exhibits as well as music, food and cocktails.
  10. Community
    Make new connections and share ideas with the rest of the Hadoop community.

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity and register now! See you there!


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