MicroStrategy to Host 20th Annual World Conference, April 18-20, 2017 in Washington, D.C.
"We're excited to host thousands of analytics experts from around the
world to learn, network, and get inspired at
Industry experts will gather in the nation's capital to hear about the
latest features of the
Michael J. Saylor, Chairman, President and CEO of MicroStrategyand The New York Times best-selling author of The Mobile Wave: How Mobile Software Will Change Everything, will detail his vision for the future of enterprise analytics and mobility. In addition, several customer keynote speakers will share their BI strategies and success stories.
The Latest Features in
MicroStrategy10.7. Technical sessions will showcase MicroStrategy10.7's new capabilities and demonstrate how it enables organizations to easily deploy enterprise-ready dashboards, data visualizations and mobile apps that connect to almost any data source. Attendees will learn how version 10.7 delivers smart data discovery capabilities by partnering with leading NLG (Natural Language Generation) providers, enhances the native Hadoop® Gateway, and brings the product to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace.
Best Practices and Results Achieved by Leading Customer
Practitioners. Our impressive lineup of customer speakers will
highlight how they use
MicroStrategyto extract value out of their business systems, build enterprise-class applications, and drive analytics adoption across the enterprise. Among the companies scheduled to present are Allscripts, Bayer Consumer Health, BMC Software, Cisco Systems, Domtar, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, eBay, Falken Tire, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, The Gathering Spot, Loblaws, Overstock.com, Reynolds American, Sharethrough, Staples, thyssenkrupp, Toys"R"Us, Turkcell, Turkish Airlines, Weiler Corporation, and Whole Foods Market.
- Numerous Industry Solutions and Use Cases. The business solution sessions will teach end users the fundamentals of building key analytics and mobility applications for a wide range of industries. Use cases will include banking, biotechnology, customer support, executives, facilities management, federal government, finance, food and beverage, healthcare, higher education, hospitality, human resources, insurance, IT, logistics, manufacturing, marketing, media organizations, municipal government, pharmaceutical, retail, sales, technology, telecommunications, and transportation.
- The Power of Digital Security and Telemetry. Sessions on digital security and telemetry will provide end users with demonstrations, use cases, and detailed instructions on how they can harness telemetric data generated by Usher™ to increase enterprise safety, security, and workforce productivity.
"MicroStrategy on MicroStrategy" Best Practices Sessions. These
sessions will showcase how
MicroStrategyuses its own software to run its global business. These sessions will cover the analytics and mobility applications behind MicroStrategy's finance, human resources, information systems, marketing, product management, quality assurance, and sales departments, as well as the cloud operations, global consulting, and software support teams. All "MicroStrategy on MicroStrategy" sessions will be presented by the MicroStrategydepartment leaders who oversee their respective areas of the business.
Hands-on Workshops that Explore the Latest Topics in Analytics.
Hands-on workshops, developed and led by InfoCepts, Pandera Systems,
Southport Services Groupand Vitara, as well as MicroStrategy, will allow end users to explore the latest topics in data analytics and BI. This includes adding custom and D3 visualizations, advanced analytics, and R to your dashboards; building analytics applications with Google Analytics™, Salesforce.com data and ragged hierarchies; deploying enterprise analytics and mobility on AWS; visualizing big data with MicroStrategyand Hadoop; visualizing geospatial data on native and custom maps; and designing mobile analytics apps for iPad® and Android™ devices.
A Vibrant Ecosystem of Partner Organizations. MicroStrategy's
broad collection of technology partners represents an extensive
ecosystem of organizations dedicated to helping our customers realize
the full potential of their
MicroStrategyinvestments. Conference attendees will learn about complementary solutions and services from MicroStrategytechnology partners, including DataFactZ, Data Meaning, Datastrong, The HADA Group, InfoCepts, Invexer, Northstrat, Pandera Systems, Paxata, QueBIT, Smartbridge, Southport Services Group, Teradata, Vitara, and XeoMatrix.
Special Networking Opportunities. Attendees will be able to
participate in hands-on workshops, network with partners and peers,
and promote awareness about important programs. Special events include
a World networking reception; pre- and post-event education sessions
to test-drive visual data discovery; a 5K walk/run to benefit "STEM
for Her" sponsored by
MicroStrategytechnology partner, Datastrong; a women's networking event sponsored by MicroStrategytechnology partner, QueBIT; and multiple industry-specific networking receptions.
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