Strata 2012 Events

See the list of Strata 2012 Community Events

What When Where

Tuesday, February 28

Strata Mini Maker Faire & Data Crush 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Mission CIty Ballroom Foyer
Two events happening in the same time & place: *Mini Maker Faire* is a showcase of innovative data-related hardware, apps, and projects *Data Crush*, an experiment combining wine-tasting with the gathering, analysis, and application of data to track behavioral trends and influencing factors. Read more.

Wednesday, February 29

Wednesday Office Hours 10:40 AM - 03:00 PM
Exhibit Hall (Office Hours)
Office Hours are your chance to meet face-to-face with Strata presenters. Drop in to discuss their sessions, ask questions, or make suggestions Read more.
Wednesday Lunchtime BoF Tables 12:10 PM - 01:30 PM
Exhibit Hall
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions are informal roundtable discussions happening during lunch on Wed 2/29 and Thu 3/1. You can join any BoF table or start your own with a topic of your choice. The BoF sign-up board will be near the Registration area. Read more.
Expo Hall Reception 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Exhibit Hall
Grab a drink, mingle with fellow Strata participants, and see the latest technologies and products from leading companies in the data space. Read more.
Strata 2012 Startup Showcase 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Mission CIty Ballroom Foyer
Don't miss Startup Showcase, Strata's live demo program and competition for startups and early-stage companies. With a panel of industry experts providing real-time feedback, Startup Showcase happens during Strata Conference on Wednesday, February 29, 2012. Read more.

Thursday, March 01

Thursday Office Hours 10:40 AM - 03:00 PM
Exhibit Hall (Office Hours)
Office Hours are your chance to meet face-to-face with Strata presenters. Drop in to discuss their sessions, ask questions, or make suggestions Read more.
Thursday Lunchtime BoF Tables 12:10 PM - 01:30 PM
Exhibit Hall
Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions are informal roundtable discussions happening during lunch on Wed 2/29 and Thu 3/1. You can join any BoF table or start your own with a topic of your choice. The BoF sign-up board will be near the Registration area. Read more.

Community Events

The following event is a community-driven event. If you would like more information about this event, please contact the individual group hosting it.

What When Where

Monday, February 27

Big Data Camp @Strata 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Santa Clara Convention Center
BigDataCamp is a free unconference for users of Hadoop and related Big Data technologies to exchange ideas in a loosely distributed format. BigDataCamp takes place at the Santa Clara Convention Center on February 27, the evening before Strata kicks off. Read more.

Tuesday, February 28

Get connected (and find a job) at Strata! 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Hyatt Santa Clara, Magnolia Room
This Meetup will be an open mic. Each organization will have one minute to pitch a job to the audience. The event will be divided into two sections. The first will be part/full time opportunities in the commercial space but the second section will be in the non profits space. So even if you're looking for an interesting weekend project - come join us! Read more.

Thursday, March 1

Datameer User Group Meetup 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Hyatt Santa Clara, Magnolia Room
Attend the Datameer Meetup taking place after the Strata Conference to learn more about Hadoop-based analytics and business intelligence. Read more.

Friday, March 2

PyData Workshop Friday, 9:00 AM to
Saturday, 5:00 PM
Googleplex, Mountain View
Extend your stay after Strata Conference, or come early to PyCon, and attend this two-day workshop for data scientists interested in Python and Pythonistas interested in big data. Read more.

Sponsors

  • EMC
  • Microsoft
  • HPCC Systems™ from LexisNexis® Risk Solutions
  • MarkLogic
  • Shared Learning Collaborative
  • Cloudera
  • Digital Reasoning Systems
  • Pentaho
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Teradata Aster
  • VMware
  • IBM
  • NetApp
  • Oracle
  • 1010data
  • 10gen
  • Acxiom
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Calpont
  • Cisco
  • Couchbase
  • Cray
  • Datameer
  • DataSift
  • DataStax
  • Esri
  • Facebook
  • Feedzai
  • Hadapt
  • Hortonworks
  • Impetus
  • Jaspersoft
  • Karmasphere
  • Lucid Imagination
  • MapR Technologies
  • Pervasive
  • Platform Computing
  • Revolution Analytics
  • Scaleout Software
  • Skytree, Inc.
  • Splunk
  • Tableau Software
  • Talend

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

For information on trade opportunities with O'Reilly conferences contact Kathy Yu at mediapartners
@oreilly.com

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at maureen@oreilly.com

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