Big Data: Opportunity is Waiting

April 19, 8:00am, CDT - 2:00pm, CDT

Kauffman Foundation

4801 Rockhill Road

Kansas City, MO 64110

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This education event provides a platform for learning how Big Data is providing groundbreaking discoveries and opportunities in the Greater Kansas City Area and beyond. Participants will gain insight on tools, resources, data mining and big data analytics-related research results, practical design and development experiences. This event is designed to foster collaboration among academia, industry, and governmental organizations to help improve efficiency, product quality, and sustainability in and around Greater Kansas City.

Four non-profit organizations dedicated to sharing, educating, and promoting collaboration among the industry have joined forces. Speakers include researchers and industry practitioners in Human and Animal Science, BioScience, information science, and data science disciplines. Join us to learn current breakthroughs and efforts in human and animal health that benefits citizens and the economy both within and external to our region.

Our speakers and topics include:

  • Jerry Wyckoff - Developing a Database to Share Human and Animal Health Research
  • Dave Lingerfelt - Healthcare Tableau Use Case
  • Chris Schneweis/Steve Yoder - Mental Health and Public Safety
  • Darrin Clawson - Healthcare- Utilizing AWS Use Case
  • Mark Hoffman - From Clinical Data Aggregation to Big Data
  • Michael Binggeli - Blockchain


Tickets for regular attendance:  $20.00 + 2.09 fee

Tickets for attendance & Greater KC HIMSS Membership:  60.00 + 4.29 fee


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