JMP and SAS present the Innovators' Summit 2008: The knowledge exchange for analytic excellence. September 24-26, 2008 - Sofitel San Francisco Bay
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JMP and SAS present the Innovators' Summit 2008: The knowledge exchange for analytic excellence. September 24-26, 2008 - Sofitel San Francisco Bay

Agenda Highlights

Innovation is contagious. That’s why the Innovators’ Summit offers a myriad of ways for you to connect with some of the brightest minds in the world of innovation. In plenary presentations and panel discussions Thursday and Friday mornings and breakout sessions both afternoons, you’ll hear how advances in predictive analytics and data visualization are helping organizations across the business spectrum work smarter, faster and more effectively. Got a question for one of the speakers? We’re allowing ample time for Q&A from the audience at every venue.

Sign up for dinner Wednesday night with the speaker of your choice, and be sure to register for the Major League Baseball outing Thursday evening. These occasions provide great opportunities for informal networking, benchmarking and idea-sharing with speakers and fellow participants.

Come prepared to expand your mind. Register now!

Thursday, September 25

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Michael Schrage
Researcher and Author

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Mike Cramer
McDonald's

Plenary Session 1 - Extending the Reach of Analytic Excellence

Moderated by author Michael Schrage, the opening plenary session answers the question: Is there a formula for creating the right environment to foster innovation using analytic visualization? We’ll hear from representatives of the world’s most pioneering organizations — Google, McDonald’s and NASA.


Friday, September 26

Michael Shrage photo

Michael Schrage
Researcher and Author

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Stephen Few
Perceptual Edge

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John Sall
SAS

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Sam Savage
Stanford University

Plenary Session 2 - The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful

I'll know it if I see it, so the saying goes. And these guys have seen plenty – the best that analytics has to offer and the worst. Join us as Stephen Few, John Sall and Sam Savage describe the good, the bad and the beautiful ways they’ve seen people harness the power of predictive analytics.

 
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