Sunday, September 23, 2012

BIWA Summit Jan 9, 10, 2013 at Redwood City CA

IOUG's Business Intelligence, Warehousing and Analytics (BIWA) SIG will re-introduce the in-person BIWA Summit, on Jan 9, 10 (Wed, Thur) 2013. The location of this event will be Sofitel Hotel, close to Oracle Head Quarters, in Redwood City, CA. This place is nearby to San Francisco (SFO) airport and also  well connected to Oakland (OAK) and San Jose (SJC) airports. Click here to register for the event.  Registration starts at $249 for IOUG members or $299 for non-members.

The 2 to 2 1/2 day event will have in-person session in tracks like BI, DW, Advanced Analytics and Big Data. The Oracle's Engineered systems run across this stack, so look forward to some use cases of engineered systems for BI/DW or Big Data as well. The BIWA Summit, had hand on lab (HoL) as well, free to the registered attendees. To see the content from the last BIWA Summit check here.

If you would like to speak at BIWA Summit 2013 or be a hands on lab facilitator, please submit your proposal here or send your professional colleagues to to submit the abstract before Nov 9, 2012.  Look at the suggest focus areas for Summit Jan 2013 here. More details for attendees registration including the date of the event and exact venue will be posted here soon. Also visit the BIWA Home page at for new information about BIWA SIG.

We will soon share more details of the Keynote line up and some of the pre-selected sessions here. Expect the event registration to open in early Nov, '12. To look at the logistic details of the event, check here.

This event is driven by volunteers under the guidance of BIWA Board of Directors and IOUG. Please send us your suggestions on what kind of content you would like to see.


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