Challenge: You want to learn more about specific topics in the big data industry, but don’t know where to start.
Solution: Network, attend industry conferences, and grow your knowledge.
Conferences can provide the best opportunities to meet new people and expand your knowledge base — especially in a rapidly evolving industry like the data industry where you need to stay on top of the latest trends or risk falling behind. To help you get started on your 2019 networking journey, we gathered 9 of the best big data conferences for the first half of 2019.
1). January 23-24, Data Science, New York, NY
This conference spans two days, exploring the key strategic and technical solutions for data science leaders, delivered by > 45 subject-matter experts. Explore how a data-driven culture can help drive innovation within your business, hot to build a world-class data team, and discover how to start solving some of the toughest problems facing corporate America.
2). January 24-25, Deep Learning Summit, San Francisco, CA
Branding itself as the “#1 Best Artificial Intelligence Conference for Business Leaders in 2018-2019”, 100 speakers across 10 stages helps to support this claim. Join influential technologists and industry leaders to learn about their latest successes, and how AI has impacted their respective fields.
3). March 11-13, BI + Analytics Conference, Dallas, TX, USA.
The BI+Analytics Conference is North America’s go-to event for today’s best SAP strategies and technologies for BI and analytics. From selecting the right BI tools to implementing and optimizing your processes, this conference highlights customer success stories across industries and features best practices for leveraging SAP’s full range of analytics and reporting tools.
4). March 18-21, Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2019, Orlando, FL, USA.
The Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2019 is centered around helping attendees move forward with data they can trust, analytics they can rely on, and the insight needed to help them make large-scale, data-driven decisions. Learn from 3,000+ attendees, 100+ exhibitors and 150+ detailed sessions to harness the skills, technologies, and strategies you need to be successful in this industry.
5) March 19-20, 2019 Enterprise Data World, Boston, MA
The Enterprise Data World (EDW) Conference (now in its 23rd year) is recognized as the most comprehensive educational conference on data management in the world. Join over 1,000 data professionals from around the globe to attend this unique conference and learn how data can transform your business.
6). March 25-28, Strata Data Conference, San Francisco, CA
If you’re in a data-related business (which is most companies nowadays), this is the conference for you. It looks at emerging industry trends through detailed training from recognized industry leaders. Strata-specific training courses are held from March 25-26, with some additional tutorials, keynotes and general sessions starting after that.
7). April 11-12, Big Data & AI Leaders Summit Boston 2019, Boston, MA
Take your place alongside 100+ data scientists, AI and machine learning thought leaders, robotics engineers, industry-shaping analysts, IT strategists and business executives who are redesigning the future of data, IT, engineering and manufacturing. The event offers many activities for deeper learning, such as networking, additional presentations, panel discussions, workshops, and much more. Use this event to connect with global thought leaders, learn new strategies and advance your data leadership skills.
8). April 25-26, AI & Big Data Expo Global, London, UK
This event is a showcase of next generation technologies and strategies relating to Artificial Intelligence & Big Data. It gives attendees the opportunity to explore and discover the practical and successful implementation of AI & Big Data technologies that are driving businesses into 2019 and beyond. Topics include, but are not limited to AI, analytics, chatbots and virtual assistants, business intelligence, development, and deep learning.
9). May 6-7, Deep Learning World, Munich, Germany
Deep Learning World is the premier conference covering the commercialization of deep learning technologies and processes. The event’s mission is to provide attendees the ability to tackle their company’s most daunting deep learning challenges. At the Deep Learning World conference, data science experts will present projects that went beyond experimentation, showcasing solutions that created true, measurable economic value for their organization.
Overall, one of the best ways to get out and learn more about our industry is to network. Conferences provide the best opportunities for making the right connections. As the big data landscape continues to evolve, it’s important to connect with other industry peers and pick up some alternative viewpoints. Register for these events to challenge the status quo of big data.