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Big Data and Analytics Committee Event

Presented by the NVTC Big Data and Analytics Committee

February 4, 2016

Fueling Revenues and Driving Growth with Big Data

In today's marketplace, understanding and harnessing data can be a competitive advantage, fueling growth and increasing revenue. Join the NVTC Big Data and Analytics Committee on Feb. 4 to learn how companies in our region are using big data and analytics to grow revenues and expand their businesses. The program will begin with keynote remarks from Kevin O'Riordan, Senior Director of Walmart Technology, who will discuss Walmart's recent expansion in Northern Virginia, how Walmart Technology uses Big Data to support the company and its goals, and what he sees as the future of Big Data in our region. The program will continue with a panel discussion featuring four local companies discussing what they see as the opportunities and challenges in using big data and analytics to grow their businesses.


Keynote Speaker:

Robbin Imel, Manager, Walmart Technology

Moderator:

Ali Eskandarian, Dean and Professor of Physics, The George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus

Panelists:

Brian Brinkmann, Vice President of Product Management, Logi Analytics
Elvis Dieguez, Director, Analytics and Business Insights, CustomInk
Thomas Mathew, Chief Product Officer, Zoomph
Curtis Smith, Director, Data Services and Big Data Platforms, Neustar
Joe Sporleder, Senior Director of Data and Analytics, Walmart Technology


Sponsors:

Platinum Sponsor: Unissant Inc
Gold Sponsor: The George Washington University Virginia Science & Technology Campus
Silver Sponsors: Attain; IBM Corporation; KME.Digital; Loudoun Economic Development; University of Virginia
Student Scholarship Sponsor: IBM Corporation

For more information about sponsorships for this event and committee, click here




Location:
Gannett Conference Center
7950 Jones Branch Drive
Mc Lean, VA