This was my first big data conference and I had a great time. I would love to come again in the future. It was very well organized, and the speakers are excellent and knowledgeable.
Big Data Analytics Solution Integration
First Point Group
Great opportunity to learn the new trends in big data.
A variety of hands-on tutorials, which is really helpful to ramp up on using the targeting tools.
Really good conference, lots of information and good tutorials and classes.
Great learning opportunity.
VP Data Science
Loads of information and excellent speakers!
Software Engineer, Data Engineer/Architect
Good lectures, presenters and overall presentations from overview to advanced. There's something for everyone! Excellent location and facilities as well as organization at the hotel.
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Wonderful experience. So many exciting courses and talks to pick from.
Network Solutions Architect
Great resource for knowledge.
I liked the qualifications of speakers; it makes the value of information available feel strong and is a great basis for further learning.
Software Development Associate
Great conference with good networking opportunities.
Senior App Analyst & Developer - Data Warehousing
Great American Insurance
Great for quickly coming up to speed in the big data landscape.
Great conference on Big Data, focusing on technology. Conference is geared towards technology-aware data analysts, big data programmers and big data architects. Very technical, good content.
It's a great conference if you're just getting into big data and you want some hands-on tutorials with knowledgeable instructors.
There was a large quantity and variety of educational talks with very few sales lectures. It was just informative and inspiring. This was the best conference ever! Get a ticket for 2015!
Big Data Engineer
Good mix of general and specific topics. This is a great place to get a broad view of all the components that make up this space.
Director of Data Management
The hands-on classes and tutorials were great, easily the best thing about the conference. Organzation was great too and everyone on the staff was very helpful.
Solid conference for exploring all things data.
Yes. Definitely attend.
Principal Application Dev. Lead
Worthwhile, technical, and a breath of fresh air.
Big Data TechCon offers great technology depth.
Big Data TechCon is definitely worth the investment.
You will get great insights and the speakers will put you on the fast track.
Great conference. I took a lot away from all of the talks I attended.
Get some sleep beforehand, and divide and conquer the packed schedule with colleagues during.
Technology Strategy & Innovation
Big Data TechCon is a great learning experience and very intensive.
University of Rochester
Go! You will learn about technology that other people Google.
Principal Research Scientist
The technical tutorials and interaction between the attendees and speakers was great. It's the perfect place for data scientists to explore and learn.
Big Data TechCon is well organized and has a lot more relevant technical information than other conferences.
A lot of very interesting topics, speakers, and attendees. Definitely worth the trip.
Open Software Integrators
GO! You'll get great "side" discussions with very technically-savvy speakers.
Big Data TechCon has knowledgeable speakers to help you get a general understanding of the concepts and to help you decide which direction to take.
CIO and VP of IT
Big Data TechCon is all about Big Data and its technology. You can download a lot of knowledge and information at this conference.
A good conference to learn about Big Data platform technologies.
Director, Big Data and Analytics
The best parts were meeting others and speaking to the speakers, as well as the keynote by Hadoop Founder Doug Cutting.
This is a great conference to attend if your company has Big Data needs.
Sr. Technical Architect
Big Data TechCon is for developers and will give you a big picture of Big Data technologies.
Korea Institute for Human Settlements
Go for it!
Open Software Integrators
I learned a lot.
Director of Engineering
Big Data TechCon is loaded with great networking opportunities and has a good mix of classes with technical depth, as well as overviews. It's a good technically-focused conference for developers.
Principal Product Manager
Big Data TechCon is great for beginners as well as advanced Big Data practitioners. It's a great conference!
Software Systems Analyst
Government of Canada
If you're in or about to get into Big Data, this is the conference to go to.
Manager, Reports Development
There is very little vendor pitch and something for everyone
Sr. Manager, Marketing Systems
It's a great conference about newer, emerging technologies.
Big Data TechCon has a great atmosphere, organization and extra activities, even a morning run. It's a great time with many experts to learn from.
Jarek Jarcec Cecho
This confernce is very, very well managed.
The conference is great for learning about the theory, concepts and technology of Big Data.
The conference has good content and selection of speakers, and is well organized in general.
Volker Schulz ,
VP of Engineering,
Great networking opportunities.
Penn State University
The hands-on tutorials were practical and useful. They had real examples, which is exactly what I came for and I was not disappointed. Also, the Women in Big Data Luncheon alone was almost worth the cost of admission.
Sr. Software Developer
Great for high-level learning!
Executive Acquisitions Editor,
There are some great classes covering a wide range of areas, from technical to business-related, general priniciples and specific technologies. It's a good value for the cost.
A great learning experience.
Schalk van der Merwe
Big Data TechCon is a great way to raise your awareness on what's out there for Big Data and gives you ideas on what to dig into.
Sr. Java Developer