Date(s) - 08/11/2015
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Chevron Building, Rio Grande Room
Thomas Tong and Micah Stubbs
Presentation 1: NoSQL
Overview of using NoSQL to store both structured and unstructured data.
Speaker Bio: Thomas Tong
Thomas is MarkLogic’s Chief Technology Officer for Energy. Thomas helps energy organizations apply MarkLogic’s technology to solve key business and technical challenges. Over a twenty year period, Thomas has been involved in more than 200 initiatives across the energy sector – power generation, utilities, oil and gas. As an experienced practitioner, Thomas is often involved with IT/data transformation initiatives, data government programs, data quality, master data and big data initiatives.
Presentation 2: Data Visualization
Speaker Bio: Micah Stubbs
Micah builds interactive maps and custom data visualizations and these data-driven experiences illuminate relationships between humans, symbolic systems, and the physical world. Additionally, Micah organizes the Houston Data Visualization Meetup, a community of 500+ people who gather to share experiences with information design. Micah curates the conversation with visualization practitioners from disparate fields – bioinformatics, geophysics, and energy trading.