Sponsor Breakfasts

Get the latest insights over a free breakfast.

Tuesday, April 21
Data Science in Action: Predicting Airline Delays with R and Apache Hive
Hosted by Hortonworks
Speaker: Ofer Mendelevitch
In this session we walk through an interactive step-by-step demo, building a predictive model for airline delays using R and Apache Hive. We Use Apache HIVE to clean-up, pre-process and join the raw datasets into a training set for our model, and R to build our predictive model and measure its performance.


Wednesday, April 22
Excel wants to hear from You!
Hosted by Microsoft
Speaker: Michael Pamphlet, Dany Hoter, Miguel Martinez
We strive to build Excel to meet your needs. Come to this session to help us build the future of the business analytics space. We’ll give you a sneak peak to what’s new for Excel and BI. Come prepared to share your thoughts and feedback for a chance to win some Excel and Power BI swag.


BA PASSport Challenge

Collect stamps & win great prizes!

Collect stamps from these companies during the Exhibit Hall hours, for a chance to win prizes: Frontline Systems, WhereScape, DesignMind, FreeSight Software, SQL Sentry, Pyramid Analytics, Hortonworks, HP


  • GoPro Hero3
  • 3 x FreeSight Software Licenses
  • $100 VISA Gift Card
  • Jambox
  • 3 x Solver Pro Licenses
  • HP Stream 7 Tablet
  • $200 Best Buy Gift Card

Find the game card in your attendee bag. Copies are also at the PASSport Challenge Desk in the Exhibit Hall.

Come lead the data analytics charge at the

PASS Business Analytics Conference

Introduce your services and solutions and begin a long-lasting relationship with business and data analytics professionals who work every day to integrate, analyze, visualize, and report on company data.

Why Sponsor the PASS BA Conference? 

  • Targeted Audience. The PASS BA Conference brings together a highly focused group of business and data analysts – those leading their organizations from data to insights and action. Reach this audience onsite with a variety of sales and networking opportunities. 

  • More Action. The PASS BA Conference delivers an action-oriented program built around the stages in the Analyst’s Journey, delivering tangible, real-world education and skills that have a direct impact on attendees’ organizations and enable a meaningful, immediate pull for relevant vendor tools. 

  • Community Connections. The PASS BA Conference is only part of the round-the-clock, 365-days-a- year, worldwide learning and networking opportunities that PASS offers data professionals. Reach potential customers not just within a conference atmosphere, but through an ongoing connection to the community, expanding on the relationships you build in the Exhibit Hall.


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Reach a fast-growing and dynamic community of analytics professionals.
Review the general prospectus for details.

Learn how you can be part of this growing analytics community.
Contact sales@passbacconference.com1-425-967-8000 x1630

Exhibit Hall Hours

Note: Exhibit Hall closed both days 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Tuesday, April 21

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 11:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Welcome/Exhibitor Reception: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Wednesday, April 22

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 11:45 AM - 2:30 PM

Diamond Sponsor

Empower users with new insights through familiar tools while balancing the need for IT to monitor and manage user created content. Deliver access to all data types across structured and unstructured sources.


Gold Sponsor

At HP we don’t just believe in the power of technology. We believe in the power of people when technology works for them. To help you create. To make the digital tangible. To harness the power of human information. At HP we work to make what you do matter even more.


Silver Sponsor

Hortonworks develops, distributes and supports the only 100% Open Source distribution of Apache Hadoop architected, built and tested for enterprise deployments.



SQL Sentry


Media Sponsors