CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

 

Wednesday, October 1

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Welcome Coffee

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Opening Session

Chair: Sverre Jarp, ISC Big Data & CERN

The conference will start with a welcome address by the chairman, Sverre Jarp. This will be followed by an enlightening keynote by Dirk Slama from Bosch. He is a renowned authority on the Internet-of-Things (IoT) which is believed to be the next big wave in computing. In the second keynote Intel will enlighten us about their increasing efforts in addressing the computational challenges of big data.

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Coffee Break

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

A Deep Dive into the Hadoop Eco-System

Chair: Vincent Heuveline, University of Heidelberg

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Convincing & Successful Big Data Case Studies

Chair: Horst Gietl, ISC Group

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Coffee Break

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

The Latest News from Big Data Vendors

Chair: Michael Feldman, Intersect360 Research

 

 

7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

OUR FAMOUS EVENING EVENT

Neckar Boat Cruise

Sponsored by Intersect360 Research

An evening reception will be hosted on a cruise boat that we have chartered for the conference. Starting from the Marriott hotel, it will sail the Neckar River for over three hours, offering you scenic views from the riverbanks, including the Neckartal-Odenwald natural forest. A buffet-style dinner, and a music DJ will keep you content and entertained while on board. This is definitely a trip not to miss!

 

Thursday, October 2

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Welcome Coffee

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Pushing Big Data beyond the Hype

Chair: Bernd Mohr, ISC Group & JSC

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Coffee Break

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Security & Privacy for Big Data

Chair: Wolfgang Gentzsch, ISC Cloud & UberCloud Community & Marketplace

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Big Data Visual Analytics

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Coffee Break

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Big Data in the EU

Chair: Sverre Jarp, ISC Big Data & CERN

 

Program may be subject to changes.

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