OmniSci Team
Jan 10, 2020

Upcoming OmniSci Events 2020

Happy New Year from the OmniSci team! It’s time to check in on all of the exciting events that OmniSci will participate in over the next few months. Use this handy at-a-glance guide to see where we’ll be. We hope to see you there!

Check out events in the months of: January, February, March and April.

January 2020

Global Big Data Conference

Date:January 22, 2020Location: Santa Clara Convention Center
50001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Hosted in Santa Clara, the 4th Annual Global AI Conference is the largest agnostic conference in the AI space. Our VP of Global Community, Aaron Wiliams, will speak on Jan 22nd, from 9:00-9:30 AM on how the explosive growth of geospatial data is changing the data analytics landscape and which os tools can handle the sheer size of these datasets, and are readily available for use.

Quandl Data Conference 2020

Date:January 23, 2020Location: Convene
117 West 46th Street
New York, NY 10036

The Quandl Data Conference 2020 focuses on how investors can extract valuable signals from floods of alternative data. This event will join the best minds in the industry to discuss how to find the signals that matter in the mountains of data we are faced with daily. This event will focus on alternative data and how investors can overcome the large quantities of data in order to obtain valuable insights.

February 2020

TechTalent Vancouver

Date:February 20, 2020Location: Vancouver Convention Centre - West
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3

Produced in partnership with Techcouver, TechTalent Vancouver is an unique recruiting and community event for growing companies to connect with top talent in the city. OmniSci’s Engineering team will be sponsoring and exhibiting to talk more about potential career opportunities; attendees will be able to grab a demo and talk one on one to our engineers. Open careers can be found here.

March 2020

2020 West

Date:March 2-3, 2020Location: San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

The premier naval conference and exposition on the West Coast, WEST is now in its 30th year of bringing military and industry leaders together. Co-sponsored by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute, WEST is the only event in which the makers of platforms and the designers of technologies can network, discuss and demonstrate their solutions in a single locale.

DM Radio

Date:March 12, 2020Location: On-air (check schedule)

DM Radio is a weekly, one-hour live radio show broadcasted to 500,000+ listeners each episode; it focuses on lively conversations on enterprise computing, analytics, big data, and the cloud. VP of Engineering David Besemer will join DM Radio Host Eric Kavanagh on the topic of Database Innovations: A Whole Host of Options, followed by a roundtable discussion with other notable thought leaders in the space.

Strata San Jose 2020

Date:March 15 - 18, 2020Location: San Jose Convention Center
150 W San Carlos Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Strata San Jose is a popular data-centric conference that focuses on scalable ML, real-time streaming, and AI strategy. VP of Global Community Aaron Williams will speak on the Data Case Studies track on Using GPU-acceleration to Interact with OpenStreetMap at Planet-Scale. Suited for big data architects, geospatial analysts, and data scientists, attendees will learn how GPUs are fueling the interactive analysis of massive datasets.

NVIDIA GTC 2020

Date:March 23 - 26, 2020Location: San Jose Convention Center
150 W San Carlos Street
San Jose, CA 95113

NVIDIA GTC is dubbed the “Premier AI Conference.” It is a global conference series providing training, insights, and direct access to experts on the hottest topics in computing today. Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with experts, learn the latest on the most dynamic topics and industries, attend hundreds of sessions with global experts, and get hands-on training to transform their work.

The conference covers areas like accelerated computing, automotive, computer vision, graphics visualization and media and entertainment and many more.

Gartner Data & Analytics Conference

Date:March 23 - 26, 2020Location: Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevile, Texas 76051

At the Gartner Data & Analytics Conference, Gartner will share new strategies, guidance and best practices to help you realize your future - a future based on data you can trust, agile analytics you can rely on, and the clarity needed to empower you with the continuous intelligence and pervasive insights necessary to excel in the digital economy.

April 2020

SPE-GCS Data Science Convention

Date:April 4, 2020Location: Cobb Galleria Center
2 Galleria Parkway SE
Atlanta, GA 30339

The Gulf Coast chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers will host an one-day Data Science Convention at the Norris Conference Center, Houston, TX, on Thursday April 4th.  This year’s theme is “Transforming the Upstream O&G Industry with Advanced Data Science Solutions.” The convention is intended for Upstream Oil & Gas professionals, academia scholars and students with interests in emerging data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence applications.

AWS Summit San Francisco

Date:April 14, 2020Location: Moscone Center
747 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Join the OmniSci team at AWS Summit San Francisco and learn how AWS is helping power analytics at scale. OmniSci is a next-generation database and visual analytics platform that harnesses the power of GPUs; we offer both enterprise and open source editions on the AWS Marketplace. You can learn more about our product offerings here or stop by our booth.

Southern Data Science Conference

Date:April 16 - 17, 2020Location: Norris Conference Centers - Houston CityCentre
801 Town & CountryBlvd #210
Houston, TX 77024

SDSC is a special data science R&D conference that brings experts and researchers from the top data science companies and institutes to present their work and share their best practices in data science.

The GEOINT Symposium

Date:April 26 - 30, 2020Location: Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin Street
Tampa, FL 33602

Hosted and produced by USGIF, the annual GEOINT Symposium is the nation’s largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include Defense, Intelligence and Homeland Security Communities as well as commercial, Fed/Civil, State and Local geospatial intelligence stakeholders.

Want to collaborate? Drop us a line at marketing@omnisci.com. We’re always happy to speak, sponsor or lead a workshop for the tech community.


OmniSci (formerly MapD) is the pioneer in GPU-accelerated analytics, redefining speed and scale in big data querying and visualization. The OmniSci platform is used to find insights in data beyond the limits of mainstream analytics tools. Originating from research at MIT, OmniSci is a technology breakthrough, harnessing the massive parallel computing of GPUs for data analytics.