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#BDW14 RECENTLY ADDED EVENTS

Event logo   May 8, 2014 – Belfast
Big Data Security

This invited talk will allude to the strategies and methods of Big Data security for the Uk government
Event logo   May 9, 2014 – Belfast
Big Data Technologies in Focus

Come hear the nitty gritty of the technology behind Big Data
Event logo   May 5, 2014 – Perth
Scitech – Big Data and Radio Astronomy

Join Scitech in the Horizon – Planetarium on Monday 5th May (6pm) to learn about Big Data and Radio Astronomy in Western Australia.
Registration TBC
Event logo   May 8, 2014 – Perth
Big Data Deep Space special planetarium session

During Big Data Week there will be 3 ‘Big Data Deep Space special planetarium sessions’ at the Scitech Planetarium at 2.45pm on Thursday 8th, Friday 9th and Saturday 10th May 2014
Event logo   May 8, 2014 – Belfast
Legal and Privacy Challenges for Big Data

A series of panelists will discuss the legal and privacy aspects of Big Data use in business and public life. Focus will be placed on how domestic and inter-jurisdictional requirements affect what can . . . and will happen, or whether it is ignored.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Get a flavour of BIg Data Week with the sizzle reel produced by the London data rebels in 2013. It's fast paced and was shot at their opening party for #bdw13. We're looking forward to the #bdw14 opening party!
 

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  Inside Big Data Week Chicago 2014: Two Brothers Share a Passion for Data, and a Model for Change
Kamal and Siraj Tahir are two brothers who share a passion for data. Each is a data professional in their respective countries; Kamal in Chicago, IL and Siraj in London, England. Both are presenting . . . during Big Data Week in Chicago 2014.
But they’re doing it with a twist. Their two-part presentation is called: “The Big Data Revolution is Expensive. Re-evolving Your Data is Not. Here’s Why.” Kamal is presenting Part 1 from Chicago at 10 am (CST) on May 6, 2013. Siraj will be joined by Kamal at 10 am (CST) on May 8, 2014 to deliver Part 2 from London.

Last updated April 17, 2014 at 6:42 pm
  Grains of data from the Sahara
Co-founder of Big Data Week, Ande Gregson, will be one of the many competitors joining the annual gathering in Morocco in the Sahara desert for the Marathon des Sables in April 2014: a six-day, 250k s . . .elf sufficient ultra marathon, which is the equivalent of six regular marathons, considered to be the toughest foot race on Earth.

Last updated March 31, 2014 at 10:22 pm
  Call for Visualizations – Highlight Your Big Data Week Project
For the third year, Visualizing is thrilled to again support Big Data Week. We want to highlight the awesome work created by the community and are calling for you to upload your data visualizations fo . . .r our Big Data Week Gallery. Projects should be related to this year’s festival themes of The Internet of Things, Smart Cities, and The Quantified Self or focus on The Connected Society. On May 5, we’ll debut the gallery.

Last updated March 14, 2014 at 9:17 am
  by digging for Data, you could stumble on a goldmine
Like looking for oil in the deep sea, searching for an attractive way to use big data and machine learning can take some time and effort. Companies and individuals with the clearest vision of how to f . . .ind it and persist in their search will guarantee their place in the cool gang.

Last updated March 7, 2014 at 11:33 am
  6th Data Science Day – Call for Submissions!
“…if you are involved in research or projects on autonomous systems, robotics, deep learning, data-driven business processes, data interface design, smart cities, self-learning and -optimization, in . . .tent analysis or any other topic or crazy idea related to “smart & intelligent machines”, that support humans in decision making and action – let us know!!!”

Last updated February 18, 2014 at 8:29 pm

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