Data Talks

KNIME Fall Summit 2019 – Austin

- - Austin, Texas, USA

Our 4th annual KNIME Fall Summit is taking place from November 5-8, 2019 in Austin, Texas. Join us, along with top data scientists and industry thought leaders, for four days of learning more about KNIME Software and how it's being used to solve complex data problems in areas such as life sciences, manufacturing, marketing, retail sales, and more. Meet the people behind KNIME and hear about new and upcoming features, as well as discuss all things data science and data analytics with other KNIME users and enthusiasts.

Overview – Courses – Agenda – VenueRegister

Overview – Courses – Agenda – VenueRegister


On November 5 and 6 we are offering several one-day KNIME courses that cover a variety of topics. Your summit registration allows you to select either one or two of these full day courses. More courses will be added over time.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019:

Wednesday, November 6, 2019:

OverviewCourses – Agenda – VenueRegister

Thursday, November 7

9:00 AM - Registration and Coffee

10:00 AM - Opening Session

11:30 AM - Coffee Break

12:00 PM - Session 1: Data Science in Action

  • Running a 24x7 Mission Critical Data Platform for the World’s #1 Media Agency
    Robert Burkhardt (Horizon Media)
  • Operating at Scale: Building a Self-Service Community
    Robert Fritts (AT&T)

1:00 PM - Lunch in Teja's Dining Room

2:00 PM - Session 2: KNIME in the Enterprise

  • What’s New and Cooking in KNIME Server - Slides, Video
    Jim Falgout (KNIME)
  • Moving Decisions to the Edge with Guided Analytics at Seagate - Slides
    Allan Luk, Brendan Doherty, Debin Wang (Seagate Technology)
  • KNIME and Mathematics Keeps the Optician Away - Video
    Hakan Genc and Sharon Boczkiewicz (Siemens Digital Industries Software)

3:30 PM - Coffee Break

4:00 PM - Session 3: Components are for Sharing

  • What’s New and Cooking in KNIME Analytics Platform - Slides, Video
    Bernd Wiswedel (KNIME)
  • Auditing Human Decisions in the Background Check Industry
    SJ Porter (HireRight)
  • Visualizing with Guided Analytics: For End Users AND Experts - Slides, Video
    Phil Winters and Team (KNIME)

5:45 PM - End of Day One

6:30 PM - Dinner at Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden


Friday, November 8

8:30 AM - Registration and Coffee

9:00 AM - Session 4: Life and Other Data Science

  • What's New and Cooking in KNIME WebPortal - Slides, Video
    Jeany Prinz and Paolo Tamagnini (KNIME)
  • Building a Clinically Significant Rare Disease Data Master: Approach and Workflows - Slides, Video
    Sebastian Lefebvre (Alexion Pharmaceuticals)
  • Using KNIME to Build a Data-Driven Culture (and Workflows!) in a Biopharma Setting - Slides
    Kenneth Longo (Wave Life Sciences)

10:30 AM - Coffee Break

11:00 AM - Session 5: KNIME in Government and Finance

  • Virtual Anticipation Network: Applying Tensor Completion to the Study of Inter-State Competition and Irregular Conflict - Slides, Video
    Curtis Fox (Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office) and Brian Frutchey (NuWave Solutions)
  • Financial Applications of Self-Service ETL and Geospatial Analysis - Slides, Video
    Paras Gupta (BGIS)

12:00 PM - Keynote Presentation

  • Focus on the Task: Enabling your Models to Speak the Language of the Business - Slides, Video
    Dean Abbott (SmarterHQ)

1:00 PM - Lunch in Teja's Dining Room

2:00 PM - End of KNIME Fall Summit

KNIME Certification

Our certification program measures your expertise with different concepts of KNIME as well as current data science skills. Take either L1 (ETL, Data Analytics, and Visualization), or L2 (Basic Machine Learning). Find out more and register here.

Partner Happy Hour

Meet our KNIME partners! Join us from 5-7 PM on Wednesday in the AT&T courtyard to meet the companies who can help you implement and scale with KNIME. Whether you're an existing partner, prospective partner, a prospective customer looking for consulting support or capability to scale your efforts on KNIME, or are a KNIME wizard in search of a new opportunity, come join us for drinks and light hors d'oeuvres!

OverviewCourses – Agenda – Venue – Register

The summit will be held at AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center. Our contingency of rooms has sold out but here are some hotels located near AT&T, which have rooms available.

OverviewCoursesAgenda – Venue – Register