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Analytics and Hadoop: The Era of Abundance in Financial Services

To generate insights from Hadoop in a timelier manner, a different approach is required. Join us to hear how in-memory analytics offers new ways to capitalize on investments in Hadoop so that you can better utilize existing staff, balance risk and reward, and achieve answers faster.

Speaker: Gary Spakes, Senior Manager, SAS Enterprise Architecture Practice

Date and time: Sunday, Oct. 5 |3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Yacht and Beach Club
Room: Grand Harbor North/South (2582)

Consumer-Centricity in the Health Care Industry: What Does It Mean?

Join Graham Hughes, MD, for a discussion focusing on optimizing data-driven consumer and patient engagement. What is it? Why is it important? How can it improve patient health and decrease unnecessary expenses? Hughes will share specific case studies and innovative ideas for using technology and analytics to transform the engagement process.

Speaker: Graham Hughes, MD, Chief Medical Officer, SAS Center for Health Analytics and Insights

Date and time: Sunday, Oct. 5 |3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Swan
Room: Swan 7/10 (570)

Mastering the Machine

The industrial Internet. Internet of Things. Analytics at the edge. Machine learning. These technologies are transforming the face of manufacturing. But what is required for organizations to capitalize on them? Join us to discuss the evolving role of IT, as well as emerging practices and skills required to master the digital “machine.”

Speaker: Kimberly Nevala, Director of Business Strategies, SAS Best Practices

Date and time: Sunday, Oct. 5 |4:45 - 5:15 p.m.
Location: Swan
Room: Osprey (220)

SAS is a proud sponsor of Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014.

October 5-9
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
Orlando, FL


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