SAN FRANCISCO – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The second annual Future Data Conference, a virtual industry event by and for analysts, data engineers, researchers and data managers, is within a week and is open for registration. On October 13, the Vendor Independent Conference will bring together creative, daring and visionary speakers from the industry including Ali Ghodsi of Databricks, Sol Rashidi of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc, Peter Bailis of Sisu Data, Rehgan Avon of Women in Analytics and Moreover. to discuss the future of data, analytics systems and decision making.
“Data has become untapped potential for many industries and organizations, ”said Eric Weber, manager of data products and experimentation at Yelp. “Industry leaders and analysts need to feel educated and empowered to fully harness the value of data, and Future Data brings together leading minds to enable them to do so.
The Future Data Conference is an event designed to bring together a diverse community of next-generation analytics leaders to share their in-depth industry and research expertise. The Future Data agenda is filled with topics such as dealing with data as a product, the past and future of the modern data stack, data management, and the evolving role of the CDO.
“The data industry has come at a time when it needs the brightest, most passionate minds to dictate its next evolution, ”said Rehgan Avon, Founder and CEO of Women in Analytics. “This conference is an opportunity to discuss the available methods we can use to ensure that the data we use is representative of the diverse populations they will affect.
“We are at a time as a company where we have excess data that is underutilized due to outdated systems that do not allow us to truly understand our data, ”said Peter Bailis, CEO of Sisu. “The Future Data Conference is an opportunity for data leaders in all analytics disciplines to come together and discuss how to unlock the full potential of data. I’m excited to be a part of this industry-wide conversation as an advocate for a future of more accessible, effective and efficient data. ”
To register for the Future Data Conference, please visit www.futuredata.org and register today. Follow conference updates at @futuredataconf on Twitter.
Sisu is a business intelligence engine where anyone can quickly and fully leverage their cloud data to understand what’s happening, why it’s happening, and how to act. Data transfer organizations such as Mastercard, Autodesk, Samsung, Upwork, Wayfair, Equinox, Udacity and Gusto rely on Sisu to make decisions to optimize their customer journeys, accelerate revenue growth and reduce incidents. Drawing on years of research at Stanford University, Sisu’s mission is to operationalize the world’s data to enable everyone to make the best decisions possible. For more information, please visit www.sisudata.com.