Hadoop India Summit 2011 – Call for Papers Now Open

Apache Hadoop has become the de-facto platform for developing large-scale
data-intensive applications. It has been used actively in academia and Industry for
research and data mining. Our Hadoop Summits provide an opportunity for understanding
the latest trends and roadmap for Hadoop Platform and its ecosystem and how Hadoop
is leveraged in various domains.

Yahoo! India R&D is proud to host the second Hadoop India Summit, a one-day event which will take place in Bangalore, India, on either February 16th, 2011. Last year’s event was a fantastic success with 300+ researchers and industry leaders discussing real-world use cases.
This year we are planning for an even bigger and better event and are expecting 500
attendees with presentations from people working on very large data storage and
analysis problems across a range of industries including financial services, telecommunications, government, retail, academia and more.

If you are active user of Hadoop as a developer, user or researcher and would like to
share your knowledge, experience and ideas with other Hadoop users and industry
leaders, please submit your proposal (in PDF format only) for a breakout session on
or before January 12, 2011. Please don’t hesitate to submit more than one idea.
Your proposal should include your full name, affiliation (company or institute), and an abstract
of the presentation. The duration of each presentation is limited to 30 minutes. This is
a great opportunity to contribute to the success of the conference and showcase your
solution to the Hadoop community. Please send your proposal to yahoohadoop@yahoo-inc.com.

The organizing committee will review the submissions and shortlist them. If your
presentation is selected for the Summit, you will be notified by January 15, 2011.

  • What: Hadoop Summit Conference 2011
  • Call for Papers: yahoohadoop@yahoo-inc.com
  • When: February 16th, 2011
  • Where: IISc, Bangalore, J N Tata Auditorium

Registration information and confirmation of the event date will be announced soon.