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Use distributed search technologies like ElasticSearch and Solr and architecture strategy to create faster customer-facing solutions.


Quick-Response Big Data Queries



Leverage DNS, DHCP, IP Address Management, and NCCM in the constant battle against Advanced Persistent Threats




Network Intelligence


What do you want to learn?

Access and visualize data within your browser using Wave, a search-based and mobile friendly analytics engine built into Salesforce.


Visualize Data in Your Browser with Wave Analytics



Get an introduction to visual analytics using Tableau.


Visual Analytics

Watson Analytics experts teach guided exploration, automated predictive analysis, and effortless dashboard creation


Hands On with Watson Analytics



Explore machine learning with Python


Machine Learning at Scale




The annual Escape conference once again brings the future of data science and sports analytics to Chicago.


Join us on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 as we welcome industry experts, solution providers, students, and faculty to Robert Morris University’s upgraded campus in the heart of downtown Chicago for this part exposition, part data boot camp.


The Escape will feature hands-on demonstrations, keynote speakers, open forums and case studies that showcase the latest storage, processing, data mining, visualization, cloud computing, and predictive modeling technologies. The Escape offers an excellent forum for networking and acquisition of new skills that bridge the gap between university curricula and real-world skills demanded by industry.


Inspired by faculty from local universities, the Escape conference offers a one-of-a-kind, learning-by-doing opportunity that is co-hosted by industry leaders such as Cloudera, Salesforce, Microsoft, and Tableau. Space is limited. Register now!

Expand Your Data Analytics Skills

This faculty-created conference offers a one-of-a-kind, learning-by-doing experience. For those changing careers, the Escape will provide an introduction to Data Science and the information economy’s shift to analytics. For IT professionals and students already in the analytics world, the Escape will offer a rare opportunity to use, apply and compare the latest tools. Space is limited. Register now!

Join us May 7th, 2016 for the Escape Data Science and Sports Analytics Conference in Chicago, IL where we will "Learn by Doing."


Brought to you by Northwestern University and Robert Morris University.

Contact Info

Northwestern University

Dr. Faisal Akkawi


339 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60611

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