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Big Data and Analytics Committee Meeting

September 28, 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 September 28 to learn how CARFAX is using big data and analytics to grow revenues and expand its business. The program will begin with keynote remarks from Faisal Hasan, general manager, Data and Public Policy at CARFAX who will discuss CARFAX's recent expansion in Northern Virginia, how Carfax uses Big Data to support the company and its goals, and what he sees as the future of Big Data in our region.

Keynote Speaker: Faisal Hasan, general manager, CARFAX Data and Public Policy

Faisal Hasan: In his 16 years at CARFAX, Faisal Hasan has been responsible for helping to build CARFAX's Vehicle History Database through public and private data acquisition efforts across North America, including overcoming legislative and regulatory hurdles to data access. Hasan is responsible for most of CARFAX's efforts to secure data to feed the CARFAX "Onetime to Lifetime" game plan and develop future CARFAX products. Hasan earned his B.A. in Government & Politics at George Mason University and his M.A. in Government at the Johns Hopkins University. He has been a Fairfax County resident for over 35 years. He's married with four children (two at W.T. Woodson HS and two at George Mason University).


Location Sponsor: Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

First Floor Conference Room
8300 Boone Boulevard
Vienna, VA