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Event: Global Career Fair with Tech Symposium

Date: July 17 , 2012

Location: Santa Clara Convention Center, 
5001 Great America Parkway,
Santa Clara, CA 95054 

Technical Symposium (1:00-8:00PM )
1:00PM-2:00PM Registration & Networking
2:00PM-2:30PM Keynote session: Bob Wiederhold (CEO & President, Couchbase)
Topic : Is NoSQL Disrupting the Database Industry?
Room : Great America JX
2:30PM-3:00PM Keynote Session: Jake Flomenberg (Venture Capitalist, Accel Partners)
Room : Great America JX
3:00PM- 3:15PM Break
3:15PM-4:00PM Big Data Track : Big Data Panel Discussion
Topic : Expert Perspectives from Diverse Practitioners
Speaker : Anjul Bhambhri (VP Big Data Products, IBM)
Stefan Andreasen (CTO & Founder, Kapow Software )
Sumeet Singh (Director, Product Management, Yahoo)
Brian Johnson (Engineering Director, Search Science, eBay)
Bala Venkatrao (Director, Product Management, Cloudera )
DR KRS Murthy (CEO,I Cubed) - Panel Moderator
Room : Great America JX
Cloud Computing Track: Why OpenStack Is Key To Cloud Freedom
Speaker : Andy Schroepfer (VP, Enterprise Strategy, Rackspace Hosting)
Room : Great America M.R.2
Mobile Track : Enterprise Mobile Consumerization & BYOD: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities
Srini Gurrapu (Founder & CEO, Wheel InnovationZ, Inc,)
Room : Great America M.R.1
Career Development Track: Getting that Manager Promotion and then Going on to Becoming an Executive!
Speaker : Dilip Saraf (LinkedIn's # 1 Career Coach)
Room : Great America K
4:00PM-4:15PM Break
4:15PM-5:00PM Big Data Track : Evolution of Big Data Architecture at Facebook
Speaker: Ashish Thushoo (CEO, Qubole)
Room : Great America K
Cloud Computing Track: Technology, the future of work, and your career
Speaker : Ryan Nichols (VP,Podio)
Room : Great America M.R.2
Mobile Track: Minting on BYOD (Visualizing Cellphone Virtualization Eco-System)
Speaker: Akshay Kumar Mehta (Analyst, American Management Group)
Room : Great America M.R.1
Entrepreneruship Track: Panel Discussion
Topic : Top 5 mistakes entrepreneurs make, and how to avoid them
Alexandra Johnson (Managing Director,DFJ)
Jai Rawat (CEO, ShopSocially)
Sunil Kumar (Ex EVP,Oracle)
David Koehn (Sand Hill Angels)
Savitha Srinivasan (Partner, Venture Capital Group, IBM)
Chris Gill(CEO, SVFORUM) - Moderator
Room : Great America JX
5:00PM-5:15PM Break
5:15PM-6:00PM Big Data Track : "Realizing value from Big Data Analytics -Practitioner's perspective"
Speaker : Vijay Wunnava (Industry Principal Consultant, Infosys)
Ramasubramanian Vaidyanathaswamy (Practice Lead BI, Infosys)
Room : Great America K
Cloud Computing Track : Panel Discussion
Topic: Cloudy Future: Private, Public and Open Clouds
Feyzi Fatehi (CEO, Corent Technology)
Shahar Erez (Director, Product strategy,VMware)
Anjan Srinivas (Director of Products, Atlantis Computing)
Cyrus Golkar (EVP, Fuzzy Logix)
Srini Gurrapu (Founder & CEO, Wheel InnovationZ, Inc) - Moderator
Room : Great America JX
Mobile Track : Mobility/BYOD in healthcare and state/local government
Speaker: Sanjeev Gupta (General Manager, Avaya)
Room : Great America M.R.1
Entrepreneruship Track : Patent rights in the “cloud”ed era
Speaker: Arun Narsani, CEO, Brain LeagueIP
Room : Great America M.R.2
6:00PM-6:15PM Break
6:15PM-7:00PM Big Data Track: Change Your Career : Transitioning to Big Data
Speaker: Anand (Entrepreneur)
Room : Great America K
Cloud Computing Track : Openflow
Speaker: Shashidhar Gandham, Ph.D., Google
Room : Great America M.R.2
Mobile Track : Panel Discussion
Topic: Opportunities & Challenges in Enterprise Mobility
Sanjeev Gupta (General Manager, Avaya)
Ashwin Krishnan (Director, Product Management,Juniper Networks)
Indranil Chatterjee (VP Product Management, Openwave Mobility)
Toby Rush(CEO,EyeVerify)
R. Paul Singh (Chairman,Documents.Me) - Moderator
Room : Great America JX
Entrepreneruship Track : Bridging the chasm between working for someone to establishing your own startup
Speaker: Rahm Shastry (Chairman & CEO,Polaris Design Systems, Inc.)
Room : Great America M.R.1
7:00PM-7:15PM Break
7:15PM - 8:00PM Big Data Track : Panel Discussion
Topic Name: Big Data and how it is changing how companies develop, test,market and support products
Venky Rangachari (CIO & CTO, Thomson Reuters)
Ramesh Kurnool(VP Engineering, Cisco Systems)
Stephen Harris (VP,Hitachi Consulting)
Anand Raman (VP,Impetus)
Paul Hufmann (Chief Strategy officer, Saffron Technology)
Siddharth Ram (Director Engineering, Intuit)
Room : Great America JX
Cloud Computing Track : Enterprise Data Integration in the Cloud
Speaker: Marco Massenzio (Director Engineering, Snaplogic)
Room : Great America M.R.2
Mobile Track : Mobile Security : Eye Vein Biometrics - securing your identity with the native device you never leave home without
Speaker: Toby Rush (CEO, EyeVerify)
Room : Great America M.R.1
Entrepreneruship Track: Legal Issues for Startups
Speaker: Anil Advani (Managing Partner, Inventus Law)
Room : Great America K
Global Career Fair (1:00PM- 8:00PM PST)

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  • Access high caliber candidates
  • Great marketing opportunity before 2,000+ highly selective technology players
  • Opportunity to interact with customers, investors, and other companies in high growth regions
  • Great networking opportunity with the right people in your chosen field.

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