Xconomy Forum: The Future of Big Data
October 24, 2012AGENDA
12:30 – 1:20
1:20 – 1:30Welcome
Sean Belka, SVP, Director, Fidelity Center for Applied Technology
Greg Huang, National IT Editor and Editor, Xconomy Boston
1:30 – 2:00Opening Keynote
Brad Feld, Managing Director, Foundry Group
2:00-2:25Chat: Enterprise Big Data
Narayanan Krishnakumar, Chief IT Architect, EMC
Burt Kaliski
, CTO, VeriSign
Shilpa Lawande, VP of Software Engineering & Customer Support, HP/Vertica
Moderator: Greg Huang, Xconomy
2:25-2:50Keynote Talk
David Friend, CEO, Carbonite
2:50-3:15Startup Panel 1: How to Use Big Data
Zeid Barakat
, Chief Strategy Officer, Flyberry Capital
Fred Lalonde
, CEO, Hopper
Jennifer Lum, President, Adelphic Mobile
Jay Meattle, CEO, Shareaholic
Moderator: Richard Dale, Managing Director, Big Data Boston Ventures
3:15-3:45Networking break
3:45-4:05Keynote Talk
Peter Stern, CEO, Bitly
4:05-4:30Investor Chat
Ric Fulop, General Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners
Rich Levandov
, Managing Director, Avalon Ventures
Chris Lynch, Partner, Atlas Venture
Moderator: Doug Levin, CEO, Quant5
4:30-5:00Startup Panel 2: Big Data Infrastructure
Amrith Kumar, CTO, ParElastic
Barry Morris
, CEO, NuoDB
Andy Palmer, Board Member, Cloudant; Co-Founder, Vertica
Brian Reagan, VP of Product Strategy, Actifio
Emil Sit, Technical Lead, Hadapt
Moderator: Matt Fates, Ascent Venture Partners
5:00-5:05Burst Presentation
Abby Fichtner, Executive Director, hack/reduce
5:05-5:30Startup Panel 3: Who Wins in Big Data?
Christopher Ahlberg, CEO, Recorded Future
Phil Beauregard
, CEO, Objective Logistics
Hardi Meybaum, CEO, GrabCAD
Sravish Sridhar, CEO, Kinvey
Moderator: Greg Huang, Xconomy
5:30-6:30Networking Reception
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