• GraphConnect conference taking place November 5-6, 2012 in San Francisco
• Call for papers now open through August 1, 2012

Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, announced that papers are now being accepted for the GraphConnect 2012 Conference, taking place November 5-6 in San Francisco. Abstracts for consideration must be received by August 1, 2012.   Submission guidelines are available at www.graphconnect.com.  Speakers will be notified by September 1, 2012.

Now with the Google Knowledge Graph and Facebook’s Open Graph, graphs have reached a new level of relevance in today’s connected world. GraphConnect San Francisco is to connect and celebrate Graph’s new relevance with modern data. GraphConnect 2012 is the first conference to focus on the rapidly growing world of graph databases and the applications making sense of connected data. Graph thought leaders from many disciplines and organizations will come together to explore new ideas, share innovations in graph technology, and make connections with researchers and developers from around the globe.

2012 featured speakers include:

Rod Johnson, founder of the Spring Framework and S7VP, Application Platform Strategy at VMware
James Fowler, Co-author of  Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks and How They Shape Our Lives
Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks
Eric Ries, creator of the The Lean Startup methodology.
Matt Aslett, Research Manager at The 451 Group analyst firm
• Leading architects and developers from Twitter, Adobe, FiftyThree, Telenor, Squidoo and other innovative organizations from startups to Fortune 500 companies

Registration and Call for Papers