Convergence Chicago

Date(s) - 10/25/18
8:00 am - 5:30 pm

W Chicago City Center

Hosted by
MapR Technologies

Convergence Chicago

Thu, October 25, 2018 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Big data comes with big myths. Convergence, a full-day seminar, focuses on busting through those myths and getting to the truth so you can make informed decisions. Learn from executives, practitioners, myth busters, and technical experts how to solve real-world problems by harnessing disruptions in data, artificial intelligence, cloud, containers, and edge technologies.


These events fill up quickly so secure your seat today!


Areas of Focus:


Use cases, artificial intelligence, data analytics, edge analytics, analytics in cloud, hybrid and multi cloud, containers, microservices, data and cyber security, intelligent applications, global event systems, Hadoop and friends, IoT transformation




8:00a-9:00a Breakfast/ Registration

9:00a-9:10a Session One: Intro to the Day

9:10a-9:35a Session Two: Three Problems, Three Myths, Three RealitiesAnil Gadre, Executive Vice President, Chief Product Officer, MapR

9:35a-10:00a Session Three: Break-through Presentation

10:00a-10:20a Break

10:20a-10:45a Session Four: Break-through Presentation

10:45a-11:15a Session five: Featured Keynote Speaker

11:15a-11:40a Session Six: Platinum Session

11:40a-12:40p Lunch

12:40p-1:20p Session Seven: Can Video Push Pub/Sub Streaming to the Brink?

1:20p-1:40p Session Eight: Presentation by Arcadia Data

1:40p-2:05p Session Nine: Technical Advocate Presentation

2:05p-2:25p Break

2:25p-2:50p Session Ten: Putting Data into Action: How Technology Can Speed Time to ValueAnoop Dawar, Senior Vice President Product Management, MapR

2:50p-3:20p Session Eleven – Thirteen: Silver Sessions

3:20p-3:50p Session Fourteen: Expert Panel

3:50p-5:20p Meet the Experts Happy Hour