Introducing the Free ODSC West Open Pass Introducing the Free ODSC West Open Pass
In the spirit of open data and growing the data science and AI community, we are thrilled to announce that we... Introducing the Free ODSC West Open Pass

In the spirit of open data and growing the data science and AI community, we are thrilled to announce that we are now offering a free ODSC Open Pass, both for in-person and virtual during ODSC West this October 30th to November 2nd. For those of you who haven’t attended an ODSC Conference before, this is the perfect way to dip your toes in and get a feel for what we are all about. Included in your open pass, you’ll get access to.

The AI Expo and Demo Hall

At the AI Expo and Demo Hall you’ll have the opportunity to connect one-on-one with representatives from industry-leading organizations in MLOps, Machine Learning, NLP, Time Series Data, and much more. Confirmed partners include Microsoft Azure, Tangent Works, MIT, Qwak, ArangoDB, iquazio, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPCC, dagster, neo4j, and Cloudera. 

As part of the AI Expo, you’ll have access to Showcase Talks from our partners. Confirmed sessions include:

  • Building and Deploying a Gen AI App in 20 Minutes with Iguazio
  • The Tangent Information Modeler, Time Series Modeling Reinvented with Tangent Works
  • Simplified Insights in a Connected World: LLMs Meet Graph(ML) with ArangoDB
  • Ikigai: Generative AI for Tabular Data with Ikigai Labs
  • LLMs in Data Analytics: Can They Match Human Precision? with Comparative AI/DataGPT
  • Ask the Experts! ML Pros Deep-Dive into Machine Learning Techniques and MLOps with Microsoft 

Keynote Talks

At ODSC you’ll hear from luminaries and thought leaders in AI during our Keynote Talks. Collectively, our Keynote Speakers have published bestselling books, contributed to the development of cutting-edge tools, won numerous awards, been featured in major publications, founded companies, and shaped the future of AI:

  • Nick Bostrom, PhD, Professor, Oxford University | Founding Director, Future of Humanity Institute
  • Sarah Bird, PhD, Global Lead for Responsible AI Engineering, Microsoft 
  • Thomas Scialom, PhD, Research Scientist (LLMs), Meta AI
  • Peter Norvig, PhD, Engineering Director, Google | Education Fellow, Stanford Institute for HAI
  • Chelsea Finn, PhD, Assistant Professor, Stanford University
  • Jepson Taylor, Chief AI Strategist, Dataiku
  • Yaron Haviv, Co-Founder and CTO, Iguazio 
  • Raluca Ada Popa, PhD, Computer Security Professor, UC Berkeley | Co-Founder, Opaque Systems

Multimodal AI Hackathon

You can also attend the Multimodal AI Hackathon supported by Weaviate, either as a spectator or participant. Whichever you choose, you’ll have the opportunity to see a range of creative, new apps and witness the power of Multimodal AI in action. Learn more here

ODSC Networking Reception

After a full day of learning, you’ll be ready to relax and meet some of your fellow data practitioners who have come from all across the country. The ODSC Networking reception is the perfect opportunity to connect and gain new perspectives from like-minded data practitioners over small bites and drinks.

Sign up for free

Get your free ODSC West Open Pass here and get ready to experience all of the above. For even more, including 300+ hours of hands-on training sessions, workshops, and talks on Gen AI, LLMs, Machine Learning, Data Engineering, and more, check out our paid passes available now at 30% off door prices. 



ODSC gathers the attendees, presenters, and companies that are shaping the present and future of data science and AI. ODSC hosts one of the largest gatherings of professional data scientists with major conferences in USA, Europe, and Asia.