Xconomy Forum: Big Insight—Making Sense of Big Data in Seattle
1:00 – 2:00Registration
2:00 –  2:05Welcome
Benjamin Romano, Senior Editor, Xconomy Seattle
2:05 – 2:30Opening Keynote
Jeremy Jaech, CEO, SNUPI Technologies
2:30 – 2:45Investor-Entrepreneur Story: GraphLab
Matt McIlwain Managing Partner, Madrona Venture Group
Carlos Guestrin, CEO, GraphLab
2:45 – 3:20Big data tools and platforms: Insight for all
Robert Bismuth, VP of Business Development, Pivotal
Jock Mackinlay, VP of Visual Analysis, Tableau Software
John Slitz, CEO, SpaceCurve
Peter Godman, CEO, Qumulo
Kristina Kerr Bergman, Partner, Ignition Partners (moderator)
3:20 – 3:25Burst Presentation
Steve Sliwa, CEO, Seeq Corp
3:25 – 3:55Networking Break
3:55 – 4:20Keynote
Stan Humphries, Chief Economist, Zillow
4:20 – 4:55Big data applications: Use your imagination
Bryan Mistele, CEO, INRIX
Kevin Merritt, CEO, Socrata
Olly Downs, SVP, Data Science, Globys
Emily McReynolds, Managing Fellow, UW Tech Policy Lab (moderator)
4:55 – 5:00Burst Presentation
Stephen Purpura, CEO, Context Relevant
5:00 – 5:35Data-driven science: New arrows in the researcher’s quiver
Roger Barga, Principal Group Program Manager, Microsoft Research
Joseph Hellerstein, Manager of Computational Discovery, Google
Bill Pike, Visual Analytics Group, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Ed Lazowska, Bill & Melinda Gates Chair in Computer Science & Engineering; Founding Director, eScience Institute, University of Washington (moderator)
5:35 – 5:55Closing Keynote
Oren Etzioni, Executive Director, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence
5:55 – 6:00Thank you and Closing
Benjamin Romano, Senior Editor, Xconomy Seattle
6:00 – 7:00Networking Reception
7:00After-party hosted by IDA Ireland
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