March 1, 2018 – Ottawa, Canada: PD Summit has invited  WiseWithData founder Ian J. Ghent to share his thoughts on why the revolutionary Apache Spark is the analytics platform of the future. PD Summit, a premier professional development conference will be held on April 24th, 2018 in Halifax, Canada.

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About WiseWithData

WiseWithData are leading experts in Apache Spark and legacy SAS based analytics. Our mission is to leverage the power of Apache Spark to Ignite Open Analytics for our customers. With deep knowledge of all aspects of business analytics, we are dedicated to helping customers get the most from their data assets. We offer consulting services for data warehousing, reporting and BI, forecasting, predictive modelling, natural language processing and simulation systems. We have deep domain experts in Fraud, Compliance, Anti-Money Laundering, and Security Intelligence solutions for the banking, government, healthcare and insurance sectors.

About PD Summit

 The Professional Development (PD) Summit was founded in 2008, as a joint venture of CIPS, IIBA, and CMC.
The Professional Development Summit, is an event that is a collaborative approach to increasing Eastern Canada’s competitive advantage: a highly skilled workforce. PD Summit is a conference focusing on Innovation, Technology, Management and Leadership topics.