Why Attend?

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit is the industry’s premier big data community event. Attend this year and learn from your peers and industry experts how open source technologies enable you to leverage all your data, on premise and in the cloud, to drive predictive analytics, distributed deep-learning, and artificial intelligence initiatives.

Our three-day program is bursting at the seams! Here are just a few of the reasons why you cannot miss this must attend event:

  • Industry experts and business leaders sharing real-world use cases, success stories and best practices
  • Over 170 breakout sessions of cutting edge education designed by the community, for the community
  • Dedicated business and technology tracks – hoodie or suit – we’ve got you covered!
  • Gain industry specific insights ranging from Manufacturing to Automotive to Financial Services and Retail
  • Solve your big data challenges with the industry’s who’s who at the Community Showcase
  • Up skill by attending Pre Event Training or a technical Crash Course
  • Join like minded industry colleagues at a Meetup or Birds of a Feather session
  • Attend our Women in Big Data Event
  • Network, connect and do business!

Need some help gaining approval to attend? Download our new justification kit for an approval letter and trip report