Talks from our network of seasoned industry professionals.
Accelerate Analytics Projects with Data Prep on AWS
Thurs, December 3rd 2020
11:00am – 12:00pm
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You love the idea of having a structured and more efficient data stream but you are intimated by the time and efforts going into it. We don't blame you.

Traditional code-based approaches to preparing data for machine learning are tedious, time-consuming, and inefficient. Cleaning and preparing data represent 80 percent of the work in a machine learning project.

To solve this problem, Amazon and Trifacta have teamed up to introduce Intelligent Automation for AI/ML Data Prep, and we want to show you how it can help!

Experts from Datanaya, Trifacta & AWS will focus on the following:
  • Reducing Complexity
  • Achieving 8X faster response with data preparation
  • Automating Data pipeline

When: Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Duration: 1 hour
Price: Free
Language: English
Who can attend? Everyone
Dial-in available? (listen only): Not available.

This webinar will be recorded.

Webinar Price: Free

Gurminder Kandola
11:00am – 12:00pm
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In today's data-driven enterprise, data pours with unprecedented velocity. In order to achieve success and build next-generation business, organizations must transform their technology stack with innovative solutions that flawlessly delivers large and complex data with platform strength.

Apache Kafka™, the distributed streaming platform, and Astra, the always-on, and cloud-native database platform built on Apache Cassandra™, are built specifically to fit the needs of modern, next-generation business applications.

In this webinar, you will hear experts from Datanaya and DataStax on how these products integrate together and form a data ecosystem fit for the future. We'll include discussion on the following:

-Architecture and Big Data Strategy
-DataStax Apache Kafka Connector
-Demo of streaming data to Astra though Kafka

When: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 · 11:00:00 AM · Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English
Who can attend? Everyone

This webinar will be recorded.

Webinar Price: Free
Introduction to Graph Databases with Neo4j
Wed, Sept 28th
06:00pm – 09:00pm
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Neo4j is the leading graph database platform that drives innovation and competitive advantage at Airbus, Comcast, eBay, NASA, UBS, Walmart and more. Thousands of community deployments and more than 300 customers harness connected data with Neo4j to reveal how people, processes, locations and systems are interrelated.

Using this relationships-first approach, applications built using Neo4j tackle connected data challenges including artificial intelligence, fraud detection, real-time recommendations and master data.

You will learn about the differences between a relational data model and a graph property model. Then, you will learn about the components of the Neo4j Graph Platform and how to set up your development environment for learning Cypher, the query language used for a Neo4j database (a graph).

*** Please note, this is a hands-on course. You will need your own laptop, and will need to have the latest version of Neo4j downloaded on this laptop prior to the start of class. In addition, you will need to be able to access Zoom conferencing.

  • What is a Graph Database
  • The Neo4j Graph Platform
  • Cypher Queries
  • Creating Nodes and Relationships in the Graph
  • Indexes and Query Best Practices

This webinar will be recorded.

Webinar Price: Free
Loyalty in Retail 2020
Wed, Aug 05
01:00pm – 02:00pm
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Join us for a speaking panel to discuss the state of affairs in retail. Leading Toronto and abroad retail executives on the topic of building loyalty with next generation best practice 2020.

On the agenda:

The future of digital in grocery
Where does Canada stand relative to the US on loyalty
How is data transforming consumer engagement
Amazon vs the rest of the pack
Top consumer obsessed growth strategies
Is this the death of the physical store
Surviving the post COVID landscape

This webinar is designed to attract professionals those in the retail space looking to learn from thought leaders and retail authorities on how players big and small are responding to COVID and adjusting their loyalty strategies for 2020.

This webinar will be recorded.

Webinar Price: Free
Modern Applications of Graph Databases in 2020
How we can respond to todays events with Graph

Wed, May 06
01:00pm – 02:30pm
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Of all the things this world wishes it had sooner, a graph database is one of them. Graph databases have the power to see deeply into real-time data relationships and make it easy to use relationship patterns for instant insight into large data sets.

Graph is changing the way organizations around the world are transforming their businesses. If data is the new oil, then graph is the new drill.

Datanaya is teaming up with DataStax, one of the world's leading graph database solutions to explore the power of graph technology.

Join us virtually on Wednesday, May 6 to learn about:
Why Graph on DataStax is the only modern cloud-native database platform optimized for fast data storage and traversals, zero downtime, and analysis of complex, disparate and related datasets in real-time.
How Graph is one of the most powerful weapons we have to help tackle 2020 challenges in the battle against fraud
How a leading enterprise is using Graph to gain a competitive edge in their industry

This webinar includes an interactive Q&A session to get all your burning questions answered about graph. Get selfish, get value, pick the brains from the experts at Datanaya and DataStax.

This webinar will be recorded.

Webinar Price: Free