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Apple Tech Expert Speaks to the Wine Industry

Wine Industry Technology Symposium Session Preview
by Press Release
September 11, 2019

On October 1, 2019 the leading wine analytics, IT and direct-to-consumer technology experts will convene at the CIA at Copia in Napa for the Wine Industry Technology Symposium. This is the only conference dedicated to the solutions wineries need to run an effective business. Join hundreds of like-minded professionals for a day of data, IT and direct-to-consumer technology discussions, provided through educational sessions, roundtable collaborations, software demonstrations and more. Tickets are now available online

IT and Data Keynote Address
Elijah Meeks, data visualization engineer at Apple, will be talking about just that—data visualization. Learn how to read, organize and use data most effectively, without becoming completely overwhelmed by the minute details of that data. He’ll also discuss how to share collected information with team members so employees in all departments can understand how to integrate the information into their specific daily tasks and broader business goals.

About Elijah Meeks
Elijah Meeks works on data visualization projects at Apple and is a former senior data visualization engineer at Netflix where he helped the company understand how people experience Netflix. He is a principal at Ambergris Consulting where he provides data visualization strategy and workshops, a contributor to The First Draft Podcast, which covers science, technology and the academy, is on the UC Berkeley Extension Data Science Advisory Board and is the author of D3.js in Action. Previously, he worked at the Stanford University Library, where he developed interactive scholarly works. Meeks is also the executive director of the Data Visualization Society.

About the Wine Industry Technology Symposium
The Wine Industry Technology Symposium (WITS)
is a conference for winery professionals who implement technology solutions or analyze sales data. This includes IT professionals, marketing managers and DTC managers, as well as general managers, financial managers and winery owners. Register today.

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