Jan 24, 2019

Upcoming OmniSci Events 2019

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Happy New Year from the OmniSci team! As we ramp up for 2019, we are excited to announce our involvement at these upcoming events.

Check out events in the months of: January, February and March.

Want to collaborate? Drop us a line at community@omnisci.com or marketing@omnisci.com. We’re always happy to speak, sponsor or lead a workshop for the tech community.

January 2019

Master Data Science Challenge 2019

Hosted by aspirent, sponsored by OmniSci and Genuine Parts Company

Date:Jan 1st  - March 1st, 2019Location: North Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30332

For this 3 month long data challenge, OmniSci will be participating as a sponsor and data analytics tool provider. Bringing together Master’s and PhD students, this data challenge will provide a real business case that the students must creatively find solutions for.

NY Data Science

Date:January 23-24, 2019
January 23rd 8:00 am - 5:45 pm ET
January 24th 9:45 am - 8:00 pm ETLocation: Westin Jersey City Newport
479 Washington Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07310

Venkat Krishnamurthy, our VP of Product, will be presenting on January 23rd on redefining the limits of speed and scale in big data querying, and participating in a discussion group with Asim Tewary, Head of Enterprise Data Science & Advanced analytics at Verizon, and Robert Toguchi, Chief, Concepts Division, US Army Special Operations Command (SOCOM). The discussion will focus on Deep Learning ROI-Where are the drawbacks compared to tradition ML techniques.  

AI NextCON Seattle

Date:January 23-26, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm PTLocation: Meydenbauer Convention Center
11100 NE 6th Street
Bellevue, WA 98004

Veda Shankar, Senior Developer Advocate, speaks on GPU-accelerated instances for interactive exploratory analysis on 1/24. Come by our exhibition table for a visual demo and to learn about career opportunities with OmniSci!


Date:January 26-27, 2019
9:00 am - 2:00 pmLocation: 81 Waterman St
Providence, RI 02912

Participating at Hack@Brown? Stop by our table to learn more about OmniSci career opportunities or how to use our open source SQL query engine in your hacks.


Date:January 29-30, 2019
January 29th 12:30 pm to 6:30 pm (Expo Only)
January 30th 10:45 am to 5:15 pm (Expo Only) Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW
Washington, DC 20001

Visit the OmniSci Federal team in booth 201 at the 2019 ESRI Federal GIS Conference. Discover how GIS being used by successful thought-leaders to roadmap the future, gain knowledge by attending informative workshops and networking with other visionaries solving real-world problems.

February 2019

WEST 2019

Date:February 13-15, 2019
February 13th 9:15 am to 5:00 pm (Expo Only)
February 14th 9:15 am to 4:30 pm (Expo Only)
February 15th 9:30 am to 2:00 pm (Expo Only)Carahsoft Reception: February 14th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m  

Visit the OmniSci federal team in booth 2148. Now in it’s 29 year, West is the premier naval conference and exposition on the west coast, bringing  military and industry leaders together. This year the theme of the conference is: Sharpening the competitive edge: Are we ready to compete, deter and win globally?

IBM Think 2019 - Session 5557A

Date:February 14, 2019
5:30 pm - 6:10 pm PTLocation: Moscone South, Exhibit Level Hall B
San Francisco Ballroom 211

Aaron Williams, VP of Global Community, and Alan Lipe, Founder of i2enabled, will demonstrate an example, based on a real-world application used in the oil & gas industry, showing why and how companies are innovating  with GPU-powered analytics.

USC Spatial Summit 2019

Date:February 22, 2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm PTLocation: USC Radisson Hotel
3540 S Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Join our Geospatial Community Advocate Dr. Mike Flaxman, and VP of Global Community Aaron Williams for their talk on interactive exploration of geodata using GPU computing dashboards. They will share examples of environmental planning and mobility.

Quandl Data Conference

Date:February 28, 2019
TBALocation: Convene
117 West 46th Street
New York, NY

OmniSci Founder and CEO Todd Mostak will be presenting. Topic and times will be updated once they become available.

March 2019

GTC Silicon  Valley 2019

Date:March 17-21,  2019
9:00am - 6:00 pm  PTLocation: San Jose McEnery Convention Center
150 West San Carlos Street
San Jose, CA 95113

OmniSci CEO, Todd Mostak, and Caroline Persson, Data Scientist of BMW, will explain how the parallel processing power of GPUs unlocks a wealth of use cases across manufacturing and other major industries, driving operational analytics, geospatial analytics, and data science. Time will be announced shortly.

Gartner 2019  Data and Analytics Summit

Date:March 18-21,  2019
9:00am - 7:30 pm  ETLocation: Orlando World Center Marriott
8701 World Center Drive
Orlando, FL 32821

Grant Halloran, OmniSci’s EVP and Chief Marketing Officer, will present beside a customer on Monday March 18th from 1:30-2:15 PM. More details to come.


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