Great Data Minds
An Interview with Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

An Interview with Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

June 29, 2020

Please join Paul Kautza, Great Data Minds Advisor and one of the top visionaries in the industry in Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer at ThoughtSpot. We talk about industry trends, ThoughtSpot differentiators and what she and others are doing to give back to the community.

“In Honor of Kevin Bacon” the Skinny on Graph Databases

“In Honor of Kevin Bacon” the Skinny on Graph Databases

May 16, 2020

Ready to finally learn what graph databases really are and what makes them so powerful? Watch our session with Senior Cloud Architect Dan Galavan as he takes us through the skinny on graph databases.  How does Kevin Bacon fit in here?  You'll have to watch to find out.

Compliant and Augmented Data: Helping Property Buyers and Seller Make Informed Decisions

Compliant and Augmented Data: Helping Property Buyers and Seller Make Informed Decisions

April 10, 2020

Please join us for this great discussion with special guest Dana Bennett, VP of Industry Engagement and Standards at REcolorado. Dana walks us through the critical importance of data to the real estate market. She shares exciting information about new data sets that help buyers and sellers make informed decisions.

Suzie Wants A Pie Chart

Suzie Wants A Pie Chart

March 11, 2020

Are we really asking people about their data needs or are we just giving them what we think they need?
Join us in exploring how human-centered design principles can help improve data literacy.

For The Love of AutoML

For The Love of AutoML

March 5, 2020

Please join our GDM Advisor Jesus Diaz as he talks with Jonathan Hodges, VP of Data Management and Analytics at Workiva as they discuss the benefits of AutoML.

Alberto Cairo Interview

Alberto Cairo Interview

February 9, 2020

Alberto Cairo is a journalist and designer, and the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the School of Communication of the University of Miami (UM). He is also the director of the visualization program at UM’s Center for Computational Science. He has been head of information graphics at media publications in Spain and Brazil.

The author of several textbooks, Cairo currently consults with companies and institutions like Google and the Congressional Budget Office, and has provided visualization training to the European Union, Eurostat, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Army National Guard, and many others. He lives in Miami, Florida.

Ok Boomer, a Different Perspective on Blockchain

Ok Boomer, a Different Perspective on Blockchain

January 30, 2020

With our OK Boomer series, we are looking for fresh perspectives on old subjects. Please join our guest Addison Bennett as he gives shares his views on Blockchain, what is reality and what we can expect in the years to come.

AWS vs GCP: Understanding The Key Differentiators

AWS vs GCP: Understanding The Key Differentiators

January 30, 2020

Great Data Minds is honored to have Joe Reis and Matt Housley from Ternary Data provide their perspective on the differences between Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform, as it pertains to data and AI services.
Intended for a business minded audience, this one hour, slide-free session provides the audience with key differentiators for each platform, along with information around key areas such as capabilities, security, infrastructure, cost models and more.

Technology Matters: Semarchy, The New Face Of MDM – XDM

Technology Matters: Semarchy, The New Face Of MDM – XDM

January 30, 2020

Great Data Minds has seen first-hand how Semarchy’s solutions help organizations solve enterprise master, reference and collaborative data challenges. Dubbed by GDM as a “modern MDM” solution, Semarchy approaches data management in a fundamentally different way from traditional solutions.

Using Data and AI for Nature Conservation

Using Data and AI for Nature Conservation

November 26, 2019

Join the GDM team this week as we talk about how the Nature Conservancy uses data and artificial intelligence to help in their mission.