StampedeCon is on a mission to connect and grow the Midwest’s Big Data community. Attend to learn from expert speakers and network with the region’s top professionals to advance your data analysis capabilities.
St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 29, 2015
The StampedeCon 2015 Big Data Conference will be taking place on July 15 – July 16 and for the fourth year in a row, will bring top technology professionals to St. Louis. Top industry speakers will share their insights on what changes are taking place at the intersection of data and technology. The event is proudly sponsored by DataStax, Cisco, World Wide Technology, Hortonworks, OCI, HP, EMC, and Micron.
Among the StampedeCon 2015 speaker lineup are Jonathan Ellis, co-founder and CTO of Datastax and chair of the Apache Cassandra project, and Ken Owens, CTO of Cloud Services at Cisco; as well as three published book authors on Big Data topics (Stephen Coggeshall, Joe Niemiec, Andrew Psaltis). StampedeCon also features speakers from consumer and media companies successfully using Big Data, such as:
- Huffington Post
- Express Scripts
- Riot Games
- LifeLock’s ID Analytics
And speakers from global and local tech companies who are creating Big Data tools, such as:
- World Wide Technologies
- TDK Technologies
- Silicon Valley Data Science
- Neo Technology
The agenda offers both non-technical and high-level business-focused presentations for those seeking to develop strategic direction and technical content and for those working to execute and implement Big Data solutions.
300+ professionals from around the country and region will be in attendance. Attendees can register now for special early bird price until July 3rd.
Who should attend:
Executives who realize the importance of data to their company’s future and who need to get up to speed quickly on the Big Data space and form essential connections.
Technical staff responsible for architecting and/or optimizing a Big Data infrastructure who want to hear from expert speakers and meet other peers going through the same process.
Professionals who want to learn more about Big Data and get involved in the industry by networking with industry experts.
StampedeCon was founded by Gary Stiehr, a St. Louis-based technologist working for over fifteen years with computationally-intensive and data-intensive projects, as a forum for networking and learning within the growing Big Data community in St. Louis and across the Midwest. Started in 2012, StampedeCon has now grown into one of the nation’s premier Big Data Conferences.