Kx/YOW! Night with Chief Scientist Dave Thomas

Wednesday, September 13th

7:00 pm - Kx/YOW! Night with Chief Scientist Dave Thomas

Our next Kx Community Singapore Meetup, running in collaboration with YOW!, offers a great opportunity to hear from two interesting perspectives; Dave Thomas, CSO of Kx Systems and a highly regarded thought leader in the Big Fast Data Analytics space, and Tom Kearney, a hands on kdb+ consultant working directly with tier one investment banks.

Agenda

  • 7:00 – Registration
  • 8:00 – Dave Thomas and Tom Kearney: ‘The Joys of Vector Programming’

After the presentations there will be social time with food and drink provided.

Speaker Information

Dave Thomas is Chief Scientist (CSO) of Kx Systems and heads Kx Labs – dedicated to discovering new ideas and transforming them into innovative software solutions that build on existing Kx technologies. Kx Labs are currently exploring emerging areas such as Self-Service Analytics, IoT, Machine Learning and Predictive Analysis, Operational Intelligence and more. YOW! was founded by Dave in 2008 as a passion project focusing on shared learning.

Tom Kearney is an Australian kdb+ consultant with First Derivatives. His educational background is Mechatronic Engineering & Finance. Recently, he has been working on big, fast data with a focus on market surveillance systems, but is also interested in applying kdb+ to problems outside of finance.

To Register

Click RSVP or register your interest by email to [masked] and by clicking attend on our Eventbrite page.

We look forward to seeing you,

Many thanks,

Kx Singapore

Details:

Wednesday, September 13th
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Collision 8
1 North Bridge Road, 8th Floor, Singapore 179094

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