Archive of the 70th Annual Meeting of the ORAU Council of Sponsoring Institutions

March 4-5, 2015 | Oak Ridge, TN

“Big Data Analytics: Challenges and Opportunities”

Annual Meeting Agenda


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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Networking Opportunity

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Welcome

  • Andy Page, President and CEO, ORAU
  • Arlene Garrison, Vice President, University Partnerships, ORAU

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. Keynote Address:

9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Break

10:00 – 11:45 a.m. Panel Session 1: Big Data Centers – Pollard Auditorium

Purpose: Meeting the challenge to find the value in large-scale data sets.

Facilitator: Eric Abelquist, Executive Vice President, ORAU

Panel Speakers:

Networking Opportunity

12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Panel Session 2: Data Analytics & Knowledge Discovery – Pollard Auditorium

Facilitator: Dave Duncan, ORAU

Purpose: Accelerating scientific discovery and innovation in predictive analytics.

Panel Speakers:

2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Business Meeting – Pollard Auditorium (all attendees invited)

4:10 – 5:15 p.m. Panel Session 3: Big Data Enterprise – Pollard Auditorium

Facilitator:  Matthew Beach, Postdoctoral Associate, University Partnerships, ORAU

Purpose: Providing a sustainable framework that supports data management, data integration and real-time data analysis.

Panel Speakers

5:15 p.m. Keynote Address

5:45 – 6:30 p.m. Poster Session and Reception – Pollard Lobby

Networking Opportunity

6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner

During Dinner Wrap-up – Pollard Auditorium

  • Andy Page, President and CEO, ORAU

Contact

ORAU University Partnerships Office