Past Featured Speakers:

  • Alex LiangDirector of Data Programs and Strategy eBay Inc

  • Sachin JainChief Medical Information & Innovation Officer Merck

  • Tom McCourtChief Commercial Officer Ironwood Pharmaceuticals

  • Christopher FrankCo-Author 'Drinking from the Fire Hose'

Cut through the hype. Deliver real results

Big DiP USA 2014 has come and been, and the aim to cut through the hype to answer the “so what” and the “how to” of Big Data was a success - with over 50 speakers presenting 29 use cases attendees heard how companies have found quality data, integrated it, analysed it and the results that they've seen. 

Attendees were inspired by industries streets ahead such as eBay and the authors of Drinking from the Firehose and debated how to capitalize on the explosion in wearable devices with the Head of Innovation Super Networks at UCB. 

Here’s a quick snapshot of what you could have gained from attending Big DiP 2014:

  1. Empower innovation and collaboration across departments through data access – be inspired by eBay’s self service approach
  2. Establish an architecture inspired by 21st Century social media conceptsBiogen Idec shows how to channel information to the right people
  3. Reduce the headache of integrating disparate data setsAZ, Amgen and Purdue Pharma give practical advice
  4. Find new ways to search, crunch and analyse unstructured data - Search and text analytics, NLP, RDF and other techniques from Pfizer, NIBR and Roche
  5. Find out how payers and providers are using Big Data for CER and more – Kaiser Permanente, HCA, VA, Humana and Aetna open up 
  6. Ask the right questions when you don’t know what questions to ask  - Find solutions rangng from automation at Foundation Medicine Inc to upskilling at NIBR
  7. Paint a picture, tell a story using the latest visualization techniques from SAS and simple techniques from MAVERIC at the VA
  8. Get listening! Understand the types of data social media listening can produce and how to apply it from John Brownstein
  9. See the results of the union of clinical and claims from Optum, Humedica and Amgen  

Join the Big Data Revolution

The whole health system is poised at the edge of major change and data is at the heart of everything that’s disruptive. Big DiP provided you with the stimulus and exchange of ideas to accelerate this.

If you would like to be involved in Big DiP USA 2015, then do get in touch