Oceanside, CA, USA, 31 August 2013 – Jeff Cotrupe, Global Program Director, Big Data & Analytics, Stratecast | Frost & Sullivan, leads the Big Data Think Tank at Frost & Sullivan’s Growth, Innovation, & Leadership (GIL) 2013 (Twitter: #GILSV) in San Jose, CA, USA. As filed on PR Newswire, Cotrupe will lead off the Think Tank with a session titled “The World Moves Fast, and Data Is Driving: Big Data and Analytics.” This will be followed by a presentation titled “Using Big Data to Make a Powerful Impact” by Niloy Sanyal, Software Commercial Strategy Director, GE Software. Immediately following, Cotrupe will lead an Ask the Experts! Panel Discussion, “Driving Big Data: Real-World Big Data Issues & Answers,” with panelists including Sanyal plus Brad Peters, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Birst; Matti Aksela, Ph.D., Vice President, Analytics & Technology, Comptel; Mike Brown, Chief Technology Officer, comScore; Lucia Gradinariu, Ph.D., Chief Marketing Strategist, Huawei; and Eugene Kolker, Ph.D., Chief Data Officer, Seattle Children’s Hospital.
“Any opportunity to share the stage with a great group of industry leaders such as this is an honor,” said Cotrupe. “I will raise issues that are rocking the world of Big Data, analytics, and business intelligence today, and join with our guest speaker and panelists to provide insights and answers.”
About Jeff Cotrupe
Jeff Cotrupe is a Global Program Director at Stratecast | Frost & Sullivan, a global growth partnership company, where he conceived, designed, launched, and leads the firm’s Big Data & Analytics research and consulting practice. Cotrupe is a career product marketing manager and business development catalyst, with 15+ years’ experience leading growth initiatives across multiple products in Big Data, analytics, and business intelligence; communications software; and the Cloud. He has launched and managed 20 products and services, helping companies generate hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue, M&A, and capital. Cotrupe is also a CrossFit, speedwalking, and Relay For Life enthusiast; his MarketBLOG pagetop photo was shot 04/20/13 at RFL.