Coming Soon: The Boston Data Festival


In Boston next week and looking for something awesome to do? Then you’re in luck, because next week marks the inaugural Boston Data Festival!BDF

According to organizers, “Boston’s first ever Data Festival brings together the meetup community, entrepreneurs, VCs and others to highlight our data-centric scene. Metro Boston is wonderfully diverse, with some of the best minds, universities, and companies globally.” Running from Monday, November 4 to Sunday, November 10, the Boston Data Festival consists of more than 20 events over the course of the week, ranging from panels and talks to a career showcases and social hours.

DataXu CTO and co-founder Dr. Bill Simmons is speaking on opening night on the “Boston All-Star Data Panel” at 7pm at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge. Register for this (free) event here!

Then on Tuesday, November 5, DataXu is hosting an event here at our Boston headquarters! Join us for “Using Data & Analytics to Solve Marketing’s Toughest Challenges,” where DataXu co-founder and SVP of Analytics and Innovation Sandro Catanzaro will look at how data and analytics are disrupting the marketing industry. We’ll look at how these new technological advances turn advertising and marketing into real-time, always-on market research, and how marketers and brands are adapting to this new normal.

Register for Tuesday’s talk and social hour here. Hope to see you next week!