IBM Insight 2014

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV | October 26-30

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dev@Insight 2014

dev@Insight 2014

Big data and analytics can help your team improve every decision, optimize every process, and inform every interaction. But to harness data and analytics, you need know-how, skills and best practices.

dev@Insight, the architect and developer-specific program at Insight 2014, will deepen your knowledge, hone your skills, and build your network. Thousands of architects, scientists and practitioners will share their insights, experience and expertise in more than 130 hands-on labs, sessions, workshops, Ignite® talks, hackathons and certifications.

Learn from leading data and analytics experts, work through technical exercises at your own pace, and explore innovative new technologies. In addition to top-shelf learning, there will be lots of opportunities to network, build relationships and learn informally with peers.

dev@Insight is open to everyone who attends Insight 2014 with a valid registration. Be sure to select the “dev@Insight" checkbox during registration.

dev@Insight Host: Katie Linendoll

Katie Linendoll is an Emmy Award winning TV personality, writer, tech expert and global tech consultant.

In those roles, she spends as much time on her laptop as she does in the field. Whether she’s scuba diving to the world’s only underwater marine lab to get a first-look story with Fabien Cousteau, reporting on technology used by an elephant orphanage in Kenya or jetpacking across the Pacific Ocean, it’s all in a day’s work for Linendoll.

Known for her quirky expertise and high energy, Linendoll, a writer and contributor for the TODAY show, is one of the most in-demand tech experts in the country. She has contributed to CNN for the past five years and recently finished shooting an innovation series for Huffington Post (a number of episodes garnered more than a million views each). The former host of All Access Weekly on Spike TV, her broadcast credits also include Fox and Friends, CBS News, The Nate Berkus Show, ABC News Now, ESPN and more. She researches, produces and creates her own segments.

Publications such as,,,, Yahoo! Finance and others have consulted Linendoll’s expertise. She has written more than 60 pieces for, and contributed to Marie Claire, Shape Magazine, People Magazine, Fitness and other publications.

As a former technology host at HSN, Linendoll was responsible for more than $20 million in sales for the network. She has also participated in media projects with Dell, Skype, HP, Hyatt, IBM, Cadillac and Lincoln. She leads speaking engagements on innovations in technology and moderates panels at universities and corporate events across the country.

dev@Insight Keynote Speaker: Adam Kocoloski

Adam is a Co-founder and CTO of Cloudant, and an IBM Distinguished Engineer. He is an Apache CouchDB developer and the lead architect of a Dynamo-flavored clustering solution for CouchDB that serves as the core of Cloudant's distributed data management platform. Adam received his Ph.D. in Physics from MIT in 2010, where he studied the gluon's contribution to the spin structure of the proton. He is a proud father to three beautiful girls.