Convergence New York




Convergence New York

19 September 2018

New York

Added 01-Jan-1970

Big data comes with big myths. Convergence, a full-day seminar, focuses on busting through those myths and getting to the truth so you can make informed decisions. Learn from executives, practitioners, myth busters, and technical experts how to solve real-world problems by harnessing disruptions in data, artificial intelligence, cloud, containers, and edge technologies.


These events fill up quickly so secure your seat today!


Areas of Focus:

Use cases, artificial intelligence, data analytics, edge analytics, analytics in cloud, hybrid and multi cloud, containers, microservices, data and cyber security, intelligent applications, global event systems, Hadoop and friends, IoT transformation




8:00a - 9:00a || Breakfast/ Registration

9:00a - 9:10a || Intro to the Day

9:10a - 9:35a || Three Myths, Three Realities | Ted Dunning, Chief Application Architect, MapR

9:35a - 10:00a || Customer Break-through Presentation| Naveen Manivannan

10:00a - 10:10a | Break

10:10a - 10:30a || Securing The Enterpirse: How Threats Have Grown Beyond SIEMs| John Omernik, Distinguished Technolgosit, MapR

10:30a-10:55a || Customer Break-through Presentation

10:55a-11:25a || Featured Keynote Speaker

11:25a-11:50a || Presented by Arcadia Data

11:50a - 12:05p || Discussion Round | Ted Dunning PhD, Chief Application Architect, MapR

12:05p -12:50p | Lunch

12:50-1:40p|| Scaling Computer Vision workloads with Event Streaming and Docker | Kevin Sturgeon, Solutions Engineer, MapR

1:40p-2:00p|| Presented by | Attunity

2:00p-2:20p|| Data Behaving Well: Customer-Centric Innovation Using Big Data and Behavioral Science | James Guszcza, US Chief Data Scientist, Deloitte Consulting

2:20p - 2:30p || Presented by NLB Services

2:30p - 2:50p|| Six Real-world Tales of Finding Value with AI and Machine Learning| Ted Dunning PhD, Chief Application Architect, MapR

2:50p - 3:00p|| Presented by WaterlineData

3:00p - 3:10p| Break

3:10p-3:20p|| Presented by Kyligence

3:20p - 3:45p || What Matters for Data-Intensive Applications in Production| Ellen Friedman PhD, Principal Technologiest, MapR

3:35p-3:45p Presented by Hitachi

3:20p-3:50p Expert Closing Panel

3:50p-5:20p Meet the Experts Happy Hour| Complimentary Book Signing: AI and Analytics in Production by Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman