10 Reasons to Attend PentahoWorld 2017

We are one month away from PentahoWorld 2017 in Orlando, Florida and this year’s event is shaping up to be the best one yet. We had a hard time trying to narrow down our top 10 reasons to attend PentahoWorld. This is a must attend event for anyone tasked with driving transformation and growth in their organization. We hope to see you there!

Top 10 reasons to attend PentahoWorld 2017

  1. Product and Roadmap Updates: One of the perks of attending PentahoWorld is being the first to know what’s new in Pentaho. Learn firsthand the latest features and capabilities of Pentaho and roadmap enhancements.
  2. Industry Trends: What’s trending? We’ll have a quorum of big data industry experts like Brian Hopkins of Forrester and Don Deloach author of The Future of IoT who can share their knowledge on key trends in predictive analytics, IoT, and big data.
  3. Meet-the-Experts: Meet 1:1 with Pentaho experts for customized implementation advice. Pentaho experts such as Matt Casters, Mark Hall, Anthony De Shazor and others will sit down with you to discuss your business challenges and provide guidance on how to make your data initiatives a success.
  4. Pentaho Certification and Dev-by-Dev Speaking Track: Take advantage of complimentary Pentaho certification and learn directly from Pentaho developers in the Dev-by-Dev speaking track. 
  5. Customer Showcase Theater: Hear from customers CERN, USAC, IvyTech, IMS, Bundespolizei (German Police) as they discuss best practices and lessons learned. We’re sure you will find some key takeaways you can employ at your own organization.
  6. Breakout Sessions: Ah, the burden of choice! We’ve got more than 40 breakout sessions across 7 tracks. You’ll learn how to apply the latest innovations, hear how customers are solving real-world problems, and get deep insight into Pentaho product roadmaps and plans.
  7. Network! Network! Network!: This event is packed Pentaho experts, customers, and partners who will provide incredible insights while also providing you with the opportunity to grow your professional network. Make connections that go well beyond PentahoWorld.
  8. SolutionExpo: Meet Pentaho's brightest product experts who will demo our latest product enhancements and innovations, as well as provide access to an entire ecosystem of leading big data solutions and service providers.
  9. Pentaho Excellence Awards: We’ll be recognizing customers for their innovative implementations of Pentaho. We’ve selected winners in six different categories and the customer with the overall highest score will also be awarded the Customer of the Year Award. Learn about previous winners of the 2016 Excellence Award .
  10. Learn About the Power of One Hitachi: Pentaho is now Hitachi Vantara – a new company that combines the technology and expertise of Pentaho, Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) and Hitachi Insight Group. Learn firsthand from executives and experts about where Hitachi Vantara can take your organization and how to continue gaining maximum value from data, from edge to outcome.

Find out everything you need to know to move beyond big data, towards transformation at PentahoWorld 2017 and register now!

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Rebecca Shomair

Senior Director of Corporate Communications