A series of ACM Data Mining events are coming up in the Bay Area…
ACM Data Mining Hackathon 9:00 am Sat, 2012-08-18 at Cloud Center in Sunnyvale. Kaggle programming challenge, BestBuy mobile data, $2000+ prizes
ACM Data Mining Camp (free unconference) 9:00 am Sat, 2012-10-13 at eBay
ACM Big Data Professional Development Seminar 8:30 am Sun, 2012-10-14 at eBay
Will be teaching a course about MapReduce programming. If you know Linux, Bash, and Python, we’ll show how to run large-scale Cascading apps from the command line.