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Submitted by admin on 15 March 2019

October 15 - Workshop & Poster Competition
October 16 - Community Day Event

LexisNexis Risk Solutions will host the 6th annual HPCC Systems Summit Community Day, scheduled for October 15-16, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. The purpose of the Summit is to gather engineers, data scientists and technology professionals to share knowledge and future roadmap plans for the HPCC Systems platform. This event is dedicated to showcase our community and have industry and academia present their HPCC Systems use cases, research projects and share their experience on how they leverage the HPCC Systems platform.

We have a great lineup over the two day period including a workshop, poster competition, robotic demonstrations, talks and exhibits. View the high level agenda and check out the event page and speaker lineup.

Hands on ECL Workshop
A half-day workshop will kick off the event from 8:30am - 12:30pm on Tuesday, October 15. This new four hour workshop is for Community Day participants who want to understand the HPCC Systems platform and learn ECL to build powerful data queries. The workshop will take students through the data extraction, transformation, and delivery cycle using HPCC Systems and ECL. Code examples and hands-on lessons will be included. A public dataset based on the Million Song Dataset, and other auxiliary data will be used.

Poster Presentations Competition
The 4th annual poster presentations competition will be held on Tuesday, October 15 showcasing the work of our academia community on how students leveraged the HPCC Systems platform. Winners will be announced and prizes awarded as part of the Community Recognition ceremony during the Wednesday, October 16 main agenda. View the Contest rules for more information. 

Interactive Expo - NEW!
New this year is an Interactive Expo where attendees can engage with our HPCC Systems experts, try out demos, seek advice and guidance on new features and platform infrastructure.

The Community Day event will be live-streamed via the HPCC Systems YouTube channel and promoted via Twitter #HPCCSummit. Be sure to watch! All the sessions on Wednesday October 16 will be recorded for later playback.