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Index To Sessions at 11th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley

Who is speaking about what at the largest cloud computing and big data event in the world?

Who is speaking about what next month at the largest cloud computing and big data event in the world?

Here's a quick reference guide for those working out which sessions they most want to attend November 5-8 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA...once the doors open in under 3 weeks' time to 11th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley - co-located with 2nd International BigDataExpo.


Opening Keynote: Open Cloud – Place Your Bets!
Jonathan Bryce

Day 2 Keynote | An Open Cloud Discussion
John Engates

Day 3 Keynote | Cloud Applications: Some Assembly Required
John Bates

Lunchtime Focus Keynote | The Extended Enterprise: Taking Your App Delivery Strategy to the Cloud
Todd Paoletti


CEO Power Panel | There's No Business Like the Cloud & Big Data Business!
Lawrence Guillory & Rodney Rogers & Brian Patrick Donaghy & Joe Weinman & Chris C. Kemp & Rob Clyde

CTO Power Panel | What is the Cloud Computing Technical State of the Union?
Alistair Farquharson & Wayne Ariola & Gordon Haff & Alok Rishi

TECHNICAL & STRATEGY SESSIONS (alphabetical order by topic):

Address Your Big Data Needs with the Cloud
Robert Miggins

Analyzing Big Data with Quirrel
John A. De Goes

Anatomy of an Internet Scale Application
Phil Jackson

APIs – The Wiring Behind the Cloud
Adam DuVander

Are Enterprises Ready for Private SaaS and PaaS?
John Yung

Application Portability, Not Lock-In: From Desktop to Private & Public PaaS
Steven Citron-Pousty

B2B Transaction Cloud Meets B2B Social Media
Vilayat William

Backup Strategies to the Cloud
Andrew Renz

Best Practices of API Management
Alistair Farquharson

Big Data Alchemy – Turning Big Iron into Gold!
Gordon Crenshaw

The Big Data Fail – Pretending Your Data Isn’t Relational When It Really Is

Big Data: ­ How to Deploy a Solution Without Making it a BIG Ordeal?
Harold Hannon

Big Data is at the Heart of Cloud Computing
Tom Leyden

Big Data Storage & Management: Unlocking the Power of Hadoop
Ari Zilka

Build a Software Defined Data Center using VMware

Building a "Mainstream" Private Cloud: What You Need to Know
Duke Skarda

Building A Roadmap To Cloud
Lauren Cotugno

Building an Open Hybrid Cloud with Red Hat
David Kang

Case Study: Deploying a Highly-Scalability Application in the Cloud

Case Study: Leveraging Premium Connectivity to Simplify and Speed Up Data Access
David Shugars

Challenges and Opportunities for a Cloud-based Application Delivery Strategy
Gary Ballabio

Cloudonomics: Can the Cloud Be Strategic?
Joe Weinman

The Cloud and the Network – A Match Made in Heaven
Jay Upchurch

Cloud Application Black Magic
Wayne Walls

Cloud Automation: The Admin and User Experience
Brian Patrick Donaghy

Cloud Based Super Computing
Dan Rosanova

Cloud Computing Adoption: Where Are We Really?
Sean Hackett

Cloud Data – Right Here, Right Now in Real-Time
Sumit Sarkar & Paul Griffin

Cloud Doesn’t Come in a Box! Building a Safe and Available Cloud
VR Satish & Daniel Grave

The Cloud Identity Crisis: How Identity and Information Protection will Dictate Future Cloud Success...or Failure
Nico Popp

Cloud Surveillance: The Next Big Cloud (R)evolution?
Rishi Lodhia

Creating a Secure Hadoop Initiative
Brian Christian

Cyber Security in the Cloud: Trends, Challenges & Solutions
Steve Orrin

The Democratization of IT: IT as Service Provider
Bernard Golden

Dependencies Gone Wild: Testing Cloud Applications
Wayne Ariola

Deploying and Managing an Application on a Platform-as-a-Service

Driving Innovation Through the Cloud
Dan Baigent

Empowering Your Software Ecosystem with an Application Marketplace
James Weir

Executing Enterprise Clouds
Jim Anthony

The Executive View on Cloud Service Brokers – Leveraging Cloud Solutions in a Cloud Service Broker Model
Chad M. Lawler

Expanding into Europe – A Checklist for Cloud Service Providers
Christian Dawson & Martijn Kooiman

The Five Steps to Deploying a Private Cloud
Rich Wolski

Flow-based Network Elasticity in Cloud – A Cure to Operations Nightmare
Pascale Vicat-Blanc

Four Degrees of Separation from SaaS
Jan Aleman

Freeing Cloud Data – SQL for SaaS
Jaime Meritt & Jesse Davis

From Infrastructure to Applications - the Next Step in Your Cloud Journey
Richa Dhanda & Murthy Mathiprakasam

Game Changer - High Performance Computing in the Cloud For Everyone
Scott Houston & Stephen Spector

Goldilocks and The Three SSDs
Scott Cleland

How Clouds Will Become Safer Than Your Datacenter
Sean Doherty

Having Data Security Nightmares? Fight the Monsters under your IT Bed with Secure Cloud and Network Unification
Christopher K. Ortbals

How Does My Enterprise API Platform Differ From Facebook, Twitter and Netflix?
Ian Goldsmith

How Private PaaS Can Take You From Code To Cloud In 45 Minutes
Diane Mueller

Hybrid Clouds Get Real: Tools for Blending Public, Private, and Virtual Private Clouds
Pavan Pant

The Impact of Big Data and Cloud on Data Connectivity
Michael Benedict

Innovative Information Services Powered by Cloud and Big Data Technologies
Mike Peterson

Intel IT’s Approach to the Open Private Cloud
Das Kamhout

Internet of Things + Smart Grid = Big Data (and a Solution to the Energy Crisis)
Chris Black

It's a Hybrid Polyglot World: App Management and the Cloud
Bill Hodak

The IT Talent Shift: Preparing Your Enterprise IT Talent for the Cloud
Lisa Larson

Lessons from Managing 500+ AWS MySQL Instances
Ronald Bradford

Maintain Ultimate Control of Cloud Backups with StorageCraft Technologies
Kimber Barton

Making Money in the OpenStack Ecosystem
Mark Collier

Managing the Explosive Growth and Consolidation of Data in the Cloud
Raejeanne Skillern

Maximizing Business Value in a Cloud Enabled Ecosystem
Mark Skilton

Maximize Strategic Flexibility by Building an Open Hybrid Cloud
Gordon Haff

Network Virtualization – Amplifying the Power of Cloud Computing
James Meredith

A New Paradigm for Big Data Storage

Next-Generation Cloud Management: The Cloud Service Broker
Iain James Marshall & Jean-Pierre Laisné

Object Storage for Big Data Panel: Revolutionary Storage for Big Data
Tom Leyden & Ranajit Nevatia & Robin Harris & Janae Lee & Greg E. Scott

Optimizing API Integration and Performance for Cloud-Driven Mobile Apps
Alex Gaber

Own the Core, Rent the Spikes: Hybrid Elastic Computing for Digital Commerce
Sal Visca

Performance Management in Big Data Applications
Michael Kopp

Private vs. Public Cloud
Chad Harrington

Reaching China with Your Website & Cloud Application: The Hard Truth
Jerry Miller

Reducing the Cost and Complexity of Cloud Migrations
Adiascar Cisneros

A Risk-Based Approach to Continuous Monitoring
Tom McAndrew

Safe Cloud Applications: Why is Nirvana So Hard?
Jon Matsuo

Scaling Big Data in the Cloud
Cory Isaacson

Scaling Cloud Network Infrastructures with Maximum ROI
Sujal Das

Scaling in the Cloud
Brian Jawalka

Serious Help for the Scalably-Challenged
Sergei Tsarev

Simplifying Enterprise Deployments of OpenStack with SUSE Cloud
Peter Linnell & Cameron Seader

The Software Defined Data Center: Will It Disrupt Your Application Delivery Strategy?
Apurva Dave

Software-Defined Storage for Cloud Computing
Kevin Brown

Storage Performance in the Cloud
Nelson Nahum

This is Your Career. This is Your Career on OpenStack.
Niki Acosta

Top Ten Cloud Security Threats for SMBs
Terry Woloszyn

Transforming Cloud Infrastructure to Support Big Data
Michelle Munson

Truth and Lies about Cloud in Europe: Smart Cloud Expansion Starts in the Netherlands
Jelle Frank van der Zwet

Under the Hood: Cloud Acceleration Techniques for Mission-Critical Applications
Brian Goleno

Utilizing the Cloud to Stay Focused on What Matters
Chris Kelly

Velocity Marketing - Growth Hackers, Try and Buy, Freemium Oh My!
Ken Rutsky

Why Capacity Management As You Know It is Dead
Andy Walton

You Are Investing Millions on Cloud Computing and the Organization Does Not Know What It Is
Marc Halcrow

Zero Touch Compliance for Cloud Platforms
George Gerchow

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Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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