What are your users doing on your website or in your store? How do you turn the piles of data your organization generates into actionable information? Where do you get complementary data to make yours more comprehensive? What tech, and what techniques?
The Fifth Elephant is a two day conference on big data.
Early Geek tickets are available from fifthelephant.doattend.com.
The proposal funnel below will enable you to submit a session and vote on proposed sessions. It is a good practice introduce yourself and share details about your work as well as the subject of your talk while proposing a session.
Each community member can vote for or against a talk. A vote from each member of the Editorial Panel is equivalent to two community votes. Both types of votes will be considered for final speaker selection.
It’s useful to keep a few guidelines in mind while submitting proposals:
Describe how to use something that is available under a liberal open source license. Participants can use this without having to pay you anything.
Tell a story of how you did something. If it involves commercial tools, please explain why they made sense.
Buy a slot to pitch whatever commercial tool you are backing.
Speakers will get a free ticket to both days of the event. Proposers whose talks are not on the final schedule will be able to purchase tickets at the Early Geek price of Rs. 1800.
Start with step 0 -> Approaching big data for small enterprises
Big data promises business gains. But a small and medium enterprise finds itself in dilemma of where to start. This session provides refreshingly simple steps from familiar territory of excel sheets and database tables to high rolling game of big data.
To provide information on significance of using data processing parallelism and there-after provide baby steps on how to transform your data to harness big data to your advantage.
Ability to use excel for data analysis
Supreet Sethi is co-founder of Hireswift, a recruitment platform, which places itself at disposal of customer so that they can take full advantage of contemporary technologies to speed up conversions from candidates to employees. Supreet formally worked for Equalmedia, a UK based start-up, where he helped transform large data sources into knowledge graphs.