Symposium Sponsors

Accenture logo Accenture provides analytics consulting, technology and outsourcing services that help the world's largest brands turn data into high performance. Our innovative and extensive analytics capabilities include data accessing and reporting technologies, mathematical modeling skills and statistical analyses, empowered and supported by deep industry and functional expertise, and delivered through a global network of more than 240,000 professionals in 100 offices and 40 countries.
Bloomberg logo Bloomberg is the world's most trusted source of information for financial professionals and businesses. Bloomberg combines innovative technology with sophisticated analytics, data, news and distribution capabilities to deliver critical information via the Bloomberg Professional service and multimedia platforms, including Bloomberg B-Pipe, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets magazines. Bloomberg's intelligent analytics keeps our clients one step ahead of the competition.
Lexalytics logo Founded in 2003, Lexalytics was first to market with a sentiment analysis engine. Lexalytics text analytics software easily integrates into third-party applications, and is a critical component in social media monitoring, survey analysis, reputation management, online media and more.

Gnip logo Gnip is the world's largest and most trusted provider of social media data, serving customers in a range of industries from social media monitoring and business intelligence to finance and government. Gnip's customers deliver social media analytics to over 90% of the Fortune 500. Gnip delivers more than 100 billion realtime social data activities each month, providing access to data from dozens of sources including Twitter, Tumblr, WordPress, Disqus and more. For more information, email or visit

Converseon logo ConveyAPI provides programmatic access to a powerful text analytics engine. It utilizes natural language processing, statistical modeling and machine learning techniques to return content-specific annotations. It uniquely combines the speed, processing capacity and scalability with the accuracy, understanding and analyses of social conversations that only a human touch can provide.
Dow Jones logo A global provider of news and business information and a developer of technology to deliver content across platforms, Dow Jones produces newspapers, newswires, Web sites, apps, newsletters, magazines, proprietary databases, conferences, radio and video. Premier brands include The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron's and
NetBase logo NetBase social intelligence gives your marketing team a smarter way to monitor, understand, react, engage and publish at the speed of social through both owned and earned channels. NetBase is trusted by the largest brands and the most forward-thinking agencies, including Coca-Cola, ESPN, GfK, J.D. Power & Associates, Kraft, Taco Bell, Target, and the Obama Campaign.

The Advertising Research Foundation logo The Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) is an association where practitioners from every avenue of advertising -- agency, academia, marketer, media, and research -- gather to exchange ideas and research strategies. The principal mission of the ARF is to improve the practice of advertising, marketing, and media research in pursuit of smarter and more effective marketing communications for business growth.
The Marketing Research and Intelligence Association logo The Marketing Research and Intelligence Association (MRIA) is a Canadian not-for-profit association representing all aspects of the market intelligence and survey research industry, including social research, competitive intelligence, data mining, insight, and knowledge management. Members include over 1,800 practitioners, small to large research houses, and the many buyers of research services, such as financial institutions, major retailers, insurance companies and manufacturers.
New York Technology Council logo The New York Technology Council (NYTECH) is a New York City-based association dedicated to the furtherance of the technology industry. Our mission is to help our members as they operate their technology companies in New York by providing the resources and tools they need to grow and thrive.
AA/OdinText logo Anderson Analytics' patent pending OdinText leverages your survey, social media, and customer service data. Developed by market researchers with the broadest and deepest knowledge of text mining, in cooperation with a select trust of fortune 500 companies, OdinText simplifies the complexity of text analytics software in order to make you more powerful and efficient.

Media/Organization Partners
Automated Trader logo Automated Trader is the first global magazine dedicated to automated and algorithmic trading, and offers in-depth business and technical coverage through comprehensive news, features, in-depth articles on best practice/techniques and detailed user case studies.
Big Data Republic Big Data Republic aims to demystify this complex new world of data, giving you the insight you need to make the informed decisions that will give your business unfair advantage over competitors. With an active contributing community of some of the finest minds in the big data universe, our Website is an essential resource for useful insight and shared experience.
CustomerThink logo CustomerThink is a global online community of business leaders striving to create profitable customer-centric enterprises. Our main areas of coverage are Customer Relationship Management, Customer Experience Management and Social Business. This is the place to learn about every facet of customer-centric business management in articles, blogs, interviews, and news.
The GreenBook blog logo GreenBook brings resources to marker research and consumer insights professionals on both sides of the table. Our directories, blogs, reports, and events provide practical and timely content on topics important to the industry.
KDnuggets KDnuggets is the Data Mining Community's Top Resource since 1997 for Data Mining and Analytics news, software, jobs, courses, data, and more.
The Modeling Agency badge The Modeling Agency (TMA) provides training, mentorship and solutions to the data-rich, yet information-poor. More than a hundred highly recognizable organizations have called upon TMA for strategic direction in predictive modeling and tactical support in data mining.
Social Media Examiner logo The world's largest online social media magazine, Social Media Examiner helps businesses discover how to best use social media, blogs and podcasts to connect with customers, drive traffic, generate more brand awareness and increase sales. Our mission is to help you navigate the constantly changing social media jungle.
The Social Media Monthly logo The Social Media Monthly is devoted to unlocking the truly explosive power of social media for readers. Inside every issue, we're on the frontlines showing innovators, thought leaders, and extraordinary everyday folks how to do something new, something different, and something more with social media. logo The Institute for Statistics Education at is the leading provider of online education in analytics and statistics, and offers over 100 courses in predictive analytics, forecasting, optimization, data mining, and introductory and advanced statistics.

Our Sponsors


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The Marketing Research and Intelligence Association logo

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