Schedule: The Data Business sessions

The data centered world brings new concerns and opportunities. Learn about data marketplaces and exchanges, data acquisition and distribution, and the latest thinking on ownership and ethics.

Location: Mission City B5
Pete Soderling (Stratus Security), Pete Forde (BuzzData)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 8 ratings)
The state of open data today is a real mess. It's very difficult to find the data you need and be confident that it's timely and accurate. There is a growing list of companies now vying to become the key destinations for people to gather around new datasets and be excited together. What projects, partnerships and even ventures would be created if there was a marketplace for data? Read more.
Location: Mission City M
Dylan Field (Brown University), Lucian Lita (BlueKai), Jud Valeski (Gnip), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.10, 10 ratings)
To many people, Big Data means Open Data: social graphs, voting records, weather patterns, and more. But who owns data? Most of our laws were written for atoms, not bits; they're woefully out of date in an information age. When you share data, does it become more or less valuable? If someone adds to your data, is it still yours? This panel will tackle the gray area of data ownership. Read more.
Location: Mission City M
Julie Steele (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Ian White (Urban Mapping, Inc), Peter Marney (Thomson Reuters), Moe Khosravy (Microsoft), Dennis Yang (Infochimps) Moderated by: Julie Steele
Average rating: ***..
(3.56, 9 ratings)
Does information really want to be free? While the Internet is full of open data, there's plenty of data companies are willing to pay handsomely for -- particularly if it's timely and well aggregated. As a result, data marketplaces are a burgeoning business. This panel will look at the market for data, and where it's headed. Read more.

Sponsors

  • Thomson Reuters
  • EMC Data Computing Division
  • EnterpriseDB
  • Microsoft
  • Gnip
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • IBM
  • Windows Azure MarketPlace DataMarket
  • Amazon Mechanical Turk
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Aster Data
  • Cloudera
  • Clustrix
  • DataStax, Inc. (formerly Riptano, Inc.)
  • Digital Reasoning Systems
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Impetus
  • Jaspersoft
  • Karmasphere
  • LinkedIn
  • MarkLogic
  • Pentaho
  • Pervasive
  • Revolution Analytics
  • Splunk
  • Urban Mapping
  • Wolfram|Alpha
  • Esri
  • ParAccel
  • Tableau Software

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Susan Young at syoung@oreilly.com

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