2019 Nursing Knowledge: Big Data Science Conference

Big Data Conference attendees

  • Join nationally recognized leaders for the seventh-annual Big Data Conference in Minneapolis.
  • Engage in advancing a national action plan to ensure that nursing data are captured and available in sharable, comparable formats for clinicians, administrators, researchers, policy makers and others to improve health outcomes.
  • Learn about the accomplishments of the work groups, their importance to your work and how to build on these in the future.

Conference location
The Graduate Hotel 
(formerly The Commons Hotel)​
615 Washington Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414


  Pre-conference Conference  Full Conference
Early Bird* $250 $350 $600
Student $150 $250 $400
Full Registration $350 $400 $750
*Early bird registration closes at 11:59 PM on April 14, 2019

Cancellation and Refund Policy
If you need to cancel your registration, a refund, minus a $50 administrative fee, will be issued if you cancel in writing to the Office of Continuing Professional Development (soncne@umn.edu) by May 15, 2019. If you cancel after this date, you will not be eligible for a refund.

June 5, 2019

June 6 – 7, 2019


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2018 Workgroups

2018 Proceedings

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Big Data: Empowering Health
A searchable, topic-driven repository for Big Data articles, workgroup reports, presentations and other documents.

Lisiane Pruinelli

Dr. Cyrus Batheja

Cyrus BathejaThe keynote speaker is year is Cyrus Batheja, Ed.D., M.B.A., P.H.N., B.S.N., R.N.. Dr. Batheja is the Chief Growth Officer for myConnections™ and Medicaid Vice President at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. myConnections™ is a UnitedHealthcare program that helps low-income individuals and families access essential social services that are the gateway to better health. UnitedHealthcare Community & State proudly serves nearly 6.4 million Medicaid members in 29 states, plus Washington D.C. UnitedHealthcare is a division of UnitedHealth Group which is a diversified health and well-being company with a mission to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone.