Where to Find Cloudera Tech Talks (Through September 2014)

Categories: Community Events Hadoop

Find Cloudera tech talks in Texas, Oregon, Washington DC, Illinois, Georgia, Japan, and across the SF Bay Area during the next calendar quarter.

Below please find our regularly scheduled quarterly update about where to find tech talks by Cloudera employees – this time, for the third calendar quarter of 2014 (July through September; traditionally, the least active quarter of the year). Note that this list will be continually curated during the period; complete logistical information may not be available yet. And remember, many of these talks are in “free” venues (no cost of entry).

As always, we’re standing by to assist your meetup by providing speakers, sponsorships, and schwag!

Date City Venue Speaker(s)
June 30-July 1 San Francisco Spark Summit Sandy Ryza on Apache Spark-on-YARN, and on doing end-to-end analytics with Spark
July TBD Austin Austin Data Geeks Sean Busbey on Apache Accumulo
July 7 San Francisco Spark Happy Hour No speakers, just sponsoring
July 8 Tokyo Hadoop Conference Japan Tatsuo Kawasaki on Hue, Daisuke Kobayashi on security, Sho Shimauchi on Impala
July 15 Palo Alto, Calif. SF Bay Lucene/Solr Meetup Mark Miller on SolrCloud replica failover and automated testing
July 16 Irvine, Calif. OC Big Data Meetup Greg Chanan on Solr+Apache Hadoop
July 17 Austin, Tex. Cloudera Open House Phillip Langdale on Cloudera Manager, Tyler Foster on Cloudera Navigator
July 21 San Francisco GraphLab Conference Josh Wills on ” What Comes After the Star Schema?”
July 22 Washington DC DC Area Spark Interactive Ted Malaska (panelist) on Spark use cases
July 20-23 Portland, Ore. OSCON Gwen Shapira on using R for analytics on Hadoop (+ leads a Hadoop BOF)
July 23 Portland, Ore. Portland Big Data User Group Speaker TBD on Impala
July 23 Sunnyvale, Calif. The Hive Think Tank Eddie Garcia and Alejandro Abdelnur on enterprise security for Hadoop
Aug. 12 Montreal Big Data Montreal Jean-Marc Spaggiari on HBase
Aug. 13 San Diego, Calif. SD Big Data Meetup Maxime Dumas on Impala
Aug. 14 Palo Alto, Calif. Data Scientist Happy Hour Sandy Ryza on ML with Spark
Aug. 20 San Jose, Calif. NoSQL Now! Aleks Shulman on Apache HBase development
Aug. 28 San Francisco Bay Area HBase Meetup Michael Stack on HBase Block Cache
Sept. 8 Santa Claram, Calif. Global Big Data Conference Daniel Templeton on MR dev best practices
Sept. 8 Cleveland, Oh. Cleveland Big Data Learn about Apache Parquet
Sept. 9 Montreal Big Data Montreal Joey Echeverria on Kite SDK
Sept. 11 San Francisco Intel Developer Forum Arun Singla on Hadoop performance on Intel Architecture
Sept. 15 Champaign, Ill. U-CHUG Doug Cutting on the future of data
Sept. 16 Palo Alto, Calif. Bay Area Impala Users Group David Koblas onusing Impala at Tubular Labs, Alex Behm on nested data structures
Sept. 17 Charleston, SC Open Silicon Harbor Alex Moundalexis on the PaaS panel
Sept. 19 Atlanta MLconf Atlanta Sandy Ryza on end-to-end analytics with Spark
Sept. 23 Southfield, Mich. Great Lakes Cloudera User Group Eddie Garcia on Hadoop security
Sept. 24 Bellevue, Wash. Pacific Northwest Cloudera User Group Doug Cutting on the future of data
Sept. 24 Palo Alto, Calif. Bay Area Open Source Meetup Santhosh Srinivasan on open source and engineering processes
Sept. 28-Oct. 2 San Francisco JavaOne Aleks Shulman on HBase development, Daniel Templeton with a Hadoop HOL


Justin Kestelyn is Cloudera’s developer outreach director.