Session List

Session List2019-10-02T20:07:53-05:00

Demystifying Data Science

Presented by: Grishma Jena

Today’s world generates different kinds of data at unbelievably rapid rates. One often hears that Data Science is changing the world - but what does it mean? Why use it? What questions can it answer? How can it help in developing business software? ...

Tags: Big Data, Python, Machine LearningFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Event Messaging and Streaming with Apache Pulsar

Presented by: Mary Grygleski

When it comes to distributed, event-driven messaging systems, we usually see them supporting either one of two types of semantics: streaming, or queueing, and rarely do we find a platform that supports both. In this presentation, we’ll first get an introduction and some clarifications of...

Tags: Cloud, Big Data, Java, OtherFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Leveraging Art and Science for Effective Data Storytelling: From Concept to Reality

Presented by: Dr. Joe Perez

Anyone can make a pretty bar graph, but can you make sound decisions based on that graph? Is it actionable, or is it only a concept? How do you turn flashy concepts into actionable visualizations? Can you see the end result of those concepts; will they ever become reality? Do you have the vision...

Tags: Big Data, Design (UI/UX/CSS), Soft Skills/BusinessFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Processing Real-Time Trading Data with Event Streaming

Presented by: Mary Grygleski

The world is moving at an unprecedented pace and much of it has been powered by innovations in software and systems. While event handling, messaging, and processing are not necessarily brand new concepts, the recent emergence in hardware such as virtualizations, multi-core processors, and so on, are...

Tags: Cloud, Big Data, Java, OtherFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Why Data Science and UX Research should be Best Friends

Presented by: Grishma Jena

Today’s world generates data at unbelievably rapid rates. It is important to leverage the available data to better understand the bigger picture. Data scientists and UX researchers often have the same destination but different routes. This talk gives an overview of how Data Science can complement...

Tags: Big Data, Design (UI/UX/CSS), Python, Machine LearningFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview