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TOPIC       ADA Lightning Rounds



Wednesday May 8, please join us for our annual evening of lightning-round presentations.


  • Wade Walker - Improve Yourself
  • Yogi Schulz - Top 10 Visualization Bloopers
  • Ben Reeves, Theresa Smith - Growth and Development in Calgary’s Data Community
  • Richard Tummers - Are you Unemployed if you're not getting paid?
  • Marc Nolte - DAMA Update, Post EDW 2019
  • Arbaiza Jamaluddin - FB broke Canada privacy Laws...what did we learn?
  • Theresa Smith - Cutting through the Hype: Why Data Science Isn't Magic for Engineering Problems (yet)
  • Gary Demofsky - Using a Subtype Table to solve a common data management problem
5:00 pm:  Social (snacks available nearby at Sunterra or Starbucks).
5:15 pm:  Presentations
6:45 pm:  Optional social next door at Sunterra Market
WHERE   TransCanada Tower, 450 1st St SW, Room 217 (+15, NW Corner)