#bdw14 WORLDWIDE EVENTS

Over the coming weeks we’ll start to see a flurry from of activity from the cities as they join the festival. This page will be the place where all the events will appear for each city, it will be updated automatically as event organisers and city partners add their content. Sit tight, there’s a festival on it’s way… Awesome!

02
May
 
Transit:KL – Distillation

There are plenty of events that focus on a particular subject area, which is awesome. However, there are barely any spaces that explore the intersection of different disciplines (tech, design, arts an . . .d more). TRANSIT is all about creating such a space to encourage collaboration, exploration and serendipity. Interactions are centered around food, drinks, eclectic performances and attendees themselves.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

05
May
 
Zürich – Data Science Day – Swiss Data Week 2014

Another Swiss Data Week event: an afternoon session about Data Science and Analytics.

Location: Zurich, Switzerland   | Find out more

05
May
 
Découvrez comment les « big data » peuvent révolutionner la gestion de votre entreprise !

Dans toute entreprise, quelque soit sa taille ou son secteur d’activité, et également les associations ou administrations, la quantité de documents et donc d’informations générées et reçues est . . . très importante.

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

05
May
 
Viafoura Big Data Week Meetup 1: Kick-off

Big Data Week 2014 kicks off in Toronto! Join us at the Viafoura office as we talk about the big picture with big data from industry executives. Stick around, ask questions, and make new friends.

Location: Toronto, Canada   | Find out more

05
May
 
Place for big data: immersion et visualisation de l’univers big data

Des artistes en résidence exposent leur vision de l’univers des données durant toute la big data week à Mons.

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

05
May
 
Data meets nice people II (Big Data Week edition)

This non-IT focused group is made up of individuals with a mathematical background who are interested in finding answers to business questions with maths and algorithms. Down to earth yet totally nerd . . .y, we like to network, exchange thoughts and ideas, and discuss tough data problems.

Location: Berlin, Germany   | Find out more

05
May
 
Get Started Guide with R!

To provide the audience an understanding on big data and analytics from an infrastructure neutral perspective. Covering ALL the layers from hardware to databases to analytics engines and presentation . . .layer. Participants will walk away with, and appreciate what is big data, its components, team structure, analytics process and areas of opportunities.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

05
May
 
#BDW14 Kickoff Keynote Panel w/ Delta, Home Depot, Bloomberg + More

Join fellow Atlantans as we kick off Big Data Week 2014 and learn from high-profile thinkers and innovators how Big Data is transforming the future of business.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

05
May
 
Exhibition of big Big Data Companies & Networking Session

Do you want to talk to the main actors of the Big Data scene? Don’t miss this exhibition, where the “big Big Data Companies” will be presenting their latest products and solutions.

Location: Madrid, Spain   | Find out more

05
May
 
Opening session of the Big Data Week in Madrid: Big Data Industry

Opening of the Big Data Week in Madrid with the main actors of the industry: companies providing data and Big Data services will meet the end users.

Location: Madrid, Spain   | Find out more

05
May
 
Teradata-MMU-MDeC Big Data Discovery Hackathon

The Teradata-MMU-MDeC Big Data Discovery Hackathon is a competition designed for technology professionals and university students to analyse data by using Teradata Aster to derive meaningful informati . . .on for action.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

05
May
 
WAIMOS Data Mining Workshop: ABC it’s easy as 1-2-3

This practical, hands-on, small group workshop will explore the new look IMOS Ocean Portal to encourage data discovery and instil confidence in the mining of physical, chemical and biological variable . . .s found in the IMOS portal as NetCDF files. Numbers are strictly limited so RSVP to agi.gedeon@uwa.edu.au by 30th April.

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

05
May
 
Get Started Guide with R!

To provide the audience an understanding on big data and analytics from an infrastructure neutral perspective. Covering ALL the layers from hardware to databases to analytics engines and presentation . . .layer. Participants will walk away with, and appreciate what is big data, its components, team structure, analytics process and areas of opportunities.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

05
May
 
Get Started Guide with R!

To provide the audience an understanding on big data and analytics from an infrastructure neutral perspective. Covering ALL the layers from hardware to databases to analytics engines and presentation . . .layer. Participants will walk away with, and appreciate what is big data, its components, team structure, analytics process and areas of opportunities.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

05
May
 
Sessió Inaugural: L’ #opendata oberta per a qui?

Una introducció sobre com s’obren i com s’utilitzen les dades recollides per l’administració pública.

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

05
May
 
Data Science Spain Meetup

The top Data Science community in Spain (Data Science Spain) will hold a meeting open to the public during Big Data Week in Madrid to talk about Big Data Science.

Location: Madrid, Spain   | Find out more

06
May
 
Bern – Analytics for Government & Telecom – Swiss Data Week 2014

Another Swiss Data Week event: an afternoon session about Analytics for Government and the Telecom industry.

Location: Bern, Switzerland   | Find out more

06
May
 
#bdw14 Official London Party

Join us at the Official London Launch party for Big Data Week 2014. We have only have 150 tickets available for party hosted at the Refinery at London Bridge. Whether you’re a data scientist, data reb . . .el or data professional come join the party on the 6th May.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

06
May
 
How Big Data is Changing Education

How is the explosion of data transforming education? Speakers from UGA, Georgia Tech, Kennesaw State and iSchool Initiative.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

06
May
 
Big Data – Open & free data available for use by businesses

The Big Innovation Centre and the Science & Technology Facilities Council are organising an all-day event where UK research councils present the free, open data they have ready for organisations to us . . .e

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom   | Find out more

06
May
 
MongoDB User Group Berlin: Advanced Data Analysis with MongoDB and R

In this talk Mario Koppen will give a short overview about R, the available connection to MongoDB and present some Big Data analyses using R and MongoDB

Location: Berlin, Germany   | Find out more

06
May
 
Roaming through Big Data

Big Data has become one of the major IT challenges of this decade. The data processing including mass invaded the speech and literature of the sector Information Technology and Communication (ICT).

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

06
May
 
Viafoura Big Data Week Meetup 2: Tech Talk 1 – Big Data Infrastructure

This meetup is for the data infrastructure geeks. We will cover some of the more technical aspects of how to actually store and process all of that data. Love Cassandra (the database of course!) So do . . . we. More details to come.

Location: Toronto, Canada   | Find out more

06
May
 
Doing business with data

Big data. Open data. The potential for creating innovative businesses seems limitless. Our communities are looking for useful solutions to complex issues such as mass transit flow, better health syste . . .ms and effective portals that help us work in new ways.
The Digital World speakers will show how big and open data can be used by individuals and by companies looking to grow. The event is open to all: to those who create, visualise and analyse our data universe; to those seeking new business ideas or research; to those who rebel as well as revel in the opportunities big data brings.

Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom   | Find out more

06
May
 
Mega Data Cluster meeting

RABBLE with the best – whats on your mega data cluster mind? Go for it Perth!

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

06
May
 
EDA Toolkit for Data Scientists

This innovative tool provides for significant productivity gain and time savings on data manipulation.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

06
May
 
Talleres

Sesiones introductorias a diferentes herramientas para el trabajo con datos, tanto para la preparación como para el procesamiento y la presentación. Los talleres tendrán lugar el martes 6 de mayo y . . . miércoles 7, de 16 a 20h en el espacio BETA de la exposición Big Bang Data.

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

06
May
 
Loyola University’s Quinlan School of Business Presents: Translating Big Data into Business Decisions

The value of Big Data is how it can be leveraged to identify actionable insights. Join us at the free event to learn how informed analytics can lead to better decisions.

Location: Chicago, United States   | Find out more

06
May
 
How to Become a Developer or Data Scientist

Attendees can expect a series of short 10-minute presentations from developers and data scientists from all experience levels (beginner to advanced), sharing their best tips on getting into developmen . . .t, how they continue to improve their skills, and further coding abilities to become a data scientist.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

06
May
 
Big Data Protection / Cloud technical seminar

Hear from Rob Mollard (SGI) and Jamie Sunderland (AARNET) talk about Big Data Protection and Cloud Services respectively at this technical seminar.

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

06
May
 
Big Data & Smart Cities

La quantitat de dades públiques i privades que genera la ciutat són cada cop més grans, especialment arran de la implantació d’estratègies per convertir les ciutats en Smart Cities. Com podem apr . . .ofitar aquestes dades o quins exemples d’ús trobem a Barcelona són algun dels temes que es tractaran en aquesta ponència.

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

06
May
 
12th London Machine Learning Meetup

Meetup for the London Machine Learning community: next edition on the automated statistician.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

06
May
 
Kamal Tahir of Datamyx Presents–Part 1: The Big Data Revolution is Expensive. Re-Evolving Your Data is Not. Here’s Why.

This is the first of a two-part discussion on how re-evolving your data strategy can help organizations of all types and sizes save time and money on their way to Big Data success.

Location: Chicago, United States   | Find out more

06
May
 
Big Data: Endless Possibilities

Big Data is moving from hype to reality. It’s time to translate Big Data awareness to making it work for everyone. Essential to businesses and governments, BD creates value for the country’s econo . . .my and can be used for social good. Anyone with an interest in Big Data will leave this event with a better understanding of the endless possibilities Big Data can offer.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

06
May
 
Big Data Week São Paulo 2014 General Sessions

Conferência oficial de abertura do Big Data Week São Paulo 2014 com sessões sobre o mercado, tendências e casos de uso de Big Data no governo e nas corporações.

Location: São Paulo, Brazil   | Find out more

07
May
 
Big Data Week Belfast Conference

The conference will showcase the experience and insight into Big Data and its business benefits from speakers around the UK and Ireland such as IBM, Cloudera, PWC, SAP and more.

Location: Belfast, United Kingdom   | Find out more

07
May
 
Big data, Page Ranking and Application

The surge of medical and nutritional data in the field of health requires research of models and methods as well as the development of data analysis tools. The spread of infectious diseases, detection . . . of biomarkers for prognosis and diagnosis of the disease, research of indicators for personalized nutrition and/or medical treatment, are some typical examples of problems to solve.

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

07
May
 
BIG DATA & BUSINESS ANALYTICS CONFERENCE: Right decisions by analyzing data

The conference on Big Data & Business Analytics is a response to the needs of managers in decision-making processes, process optimization, and search for new business benefits. Join us now!

Location: Warsaw, Poland   | Find out more

07
May
 
#bdw14 Official London Conference

Join us on 7th May, at University College London; where the Big Data Week London team will host and chair a day of case studies, presentations, community showcases and debates with the UK data Communi . . .ty.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

07
May
 
Beer & Code: Happy Hour for Developers

This event is intended for software engineers that enjoy tech talk around data.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

07
May
 
Chief Data Officer Summit

The relevance of data; how to manage it, exploit it, and gather actionable insights from it; is now impossible to ignore. The exclusive Chief Data Officer Summit will bring together Data executives to . . . share cutting-edge insight into the strategic-level Data decision-making occuring within their organisations.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

07
May
 
QS Discussions #2 – Personal Data meets Big Data

Self-Tracking is a great tool to improving our lives. The data we generate not only holds strong potential for us as an individual but also as a collective. The second edition of our QS Discussions wi . . .ll feature several experts in the fields of Quantified Self and Big Data.

Location: Berlin, Germany   | Find out more

07
May
 
Big Data & Retail

Big Data has arrived to Retail business, and it is here to stay!
El Big Data arriba amb força al món del comerç al detall, i arriba per quedar-s’hi!
Place / Lloc / Lugar: IESE Business School

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

07
May
 
Inside the Internet of Things

We’ll be taking a closer look at the Internet of Things (IoT) a trend that is part of a ubiquitous computing revolution. So much so, that Gartner predict a future of some 26 billion units will be conn . . .ected to the internet by 2020. An Official Big Data Week event hosted in partnership with Ketchum

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

07
May
 
Big Data i estadística oficial: oportunitat o amenaça?

L’Institut d’Estadística de Catalunya (IDESCAT) organitza aquest debat sobre la utilitat del Big Data per a la producció d’estadística oficial i l’abordarà des de diferents punts de vista.

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

07
May
 
Cook County Government Presents: Creating a Data Driven Management Culture

Performance data informs the decisions at one of the US’s largest county governments. Learn how they’re changing the gov’t game.

Location: Chicago, United States   | Find out more

07
May
 
Creating More Headroom for your Big Data

In conjunction with MDeC and MIMOS, SGI would like to extend a special invitation to a one-day event focusing on Big Data and how to apply Big Data to storage. This opportunity allows you to participa . . .te in the World Wide Big Data Week. The day provides insights at both strategic and practical levels.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

07
May
 
Making Sense of Journalism through Big Data

Big Data in Journalism can be means to insightful, intelligent and freer news reporting, and thus promoting active citizenry.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

07
May
 
Viafoura Big Data Week Meetup 3: Tech Talk 2 – Big Data Visualization

This meetup is for the data visualization peeps. How the heck do you display all that Big Data? It’s so big! We will show you.

Location: Toronto, Canada   | Find out more

07
May
 
Rich models for complex data

Computational science has entered the era of Big Data, fueled by unparalleled amounts of data coming from high-throughput technologies and electronic records collected by various sensors and communica . . .tion devices. This trend is particularly visible in communication and social networks, where the gathering of complex data on human and social interactions becomes possible at a very large scale. The efficient exploitation of that data demands the development of more efficient computational methods as well as richer models to represent the salient features of the systems.

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

07
May
 
Data Today: Upgrading Data to Intelligence

Data Today will bring together leading data, analytics and insight professionals from EE, HSBC, Transport for London and Three to discover tips, ideas and solutions which will enable your data and ana . . .lytics strategy to be designed, implemented and executed.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

07
May
 
iVEC Data Seminar

Come and hear Maria Albertsen (ECU) discuss her ‘Analysis of genome-wide sequencing data using iVEC´s supercomputer’ and Rob Mollard (SGI) talk on ‘Data Protection – Breaking Down the Jargon’. Thi . . .s event is ideally suited to anyone new to Big Data who wants to learn about how iVEC can assist their research and wants to learn about data protection with all the jargon explained.

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

07
May
 
Business Intelligence Meets Big Data

This event is dedicated to exploring current offerings and methodologies within Business Intelligence and Analytics, and showcasing innovation in the space.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

07
May
 
Zürich – Usecases for Finance and Insurance – Swiss Data Week 2014

Another Swiss Data Week event: an afternoon session about Usecases for the Finance and Insurance industries.

Location: Zurich, Switzerland   | Find out more

07
May
 
Happy Hour & Vendor Roundtable Discussion

Join fellow business leaders over drinks at Atlanta’s first showcase of Atlanta’s innovative Big Data tools and analytics technologies.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

07
May
 
Mining FB to Discover Yourself

Content on Facebook has been identified as a source that provides details about a person, a company, a product and voices of employees of an organization. The challenge is social conversation on these . . . social media platforms is fast and volumous. Text mining can be used to analyze and synthesize interesting knowledge from the content on these platforms. This half-day workshop will help you to discover your “Facebook” self on your social life as you interact with your friends, colleagues and peers.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

07
May
 
Home Grown Malaysia – Malaysia’s Contribution to Advancing Big Data

We have gathered 7 of Malaysia’s home-grown technology companies that are developing key technologies that enable big data to advance in Malaysia and beyond.
Learn about these technologies & compan . . .ies and the opportunities for you to work with them as we transform to a knowledge driven economy driven by technologies that facilitate Big Data.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

07
May
 
Creating More Headroom for your Big Data

In conjunction with MDeC and MIMOS, SGI would like to extend a special invitation to a one day event focusing on Big Data and how to apply Big Data to storage.
This opportunity allows you to participa . . .te in the World Wide Big Data Week. The day provides insights at both strategic and practical levels.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

07
May
 
Big Data Week São Paulo 2014 Technical Sessions

Sessões técnicas, hacks e workshops hands-on sobre tecnologia para Data Science. Experimente e entenda o que é Hadoop, NoSQL e muito mais!

Location: São Paulo, Brazil   | Find out more

08
May
 
Big Data: Multi-Platform Analytics (Hadoop, NoSQL, Graph, Analytical Database)

Big Data 2-Day workshop/seminar hosted by Mike Ferguson in London on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 May.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

08
May
 
Kenneth Cukier (The Economist) in conference in Mons

The Mundaneum, Google and technocité present “Big Data: a Revolution that will transform How We Live, Work, and Think” by Kenneth Cukier, co-author of the book and data editor of The Economist. See y . . .ou at Theater Le Manege (Mons, Belgium) on the 8th of May, 2014!

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

08
May
 
Conferencia oficial de la Big Data Week 2014 a Barcelona

Les dades al nostre servei.
Conferència, al CCCB, en la qual parlarem de dades i l’empresa, l’emprenedoria i l’administració, a la ciutat, el comerç “retail”, de què és l’internet de les coses; . . . de les dades al servei de les persones, de la cultura, ciència, periodisme, educació,…

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

08
May
 
Large-scale file systems for Big Data Analytics

Big Data analytics is upon us and making big waves. But the foundation of supporting big data analytics rely heavily on an invisible structure called the File System.
File systems and object-based sy . . .stems provide reliability, availability, scalability, performance, security and protection to big data analytics. This session introduces several key file systems such as Google File Systems, Amazon DynamoDB, and other known parallel distributed file systems in Intel Lustre, pNFS and others.
The understanding of large scale file systems is crucial to how big data analytics perform, scale and respond even up to the cloud-computing and super-computing level.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

08
May
 
Palimpsest Exhibit

Mankind loses memory. In full phase of digital intoxication, where digitalization has to solve all the problems of communication and production of contents, we have to face the facts today : digital t . . .echnology is not the solution but a new issue to resolve…

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

08
May
 
L’impact du Big Data sur l’intelligence urbaine

La ville intelligente : une réalité d’aujourd’hui au service des citoyens, des communautés et des autorités…Une réalité pour que nos villes deviennent plus attractives

Location: Wallonia, Belgium   | Find out more

08
May
 
Statistical data integration using administrative data for health and social research

Join Francis Mitrou from the ‘Telethon Kids Institute’ as he presents on ‘Statistical data integration using administrative data for health and social research’.

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

08
May
 
Open Analytics NYC Summit

Passionate about open source technologies and big data? Attend this summit!

Location: New York, United States   | Find out more

08
May
 
Smart Cities – Are they really that smart?

Smarter cities, make for happier citizens. With a combination of sensors, central data and citizen sourced data we can build a smarter cities. We’ll exploring how data is being used to make our citi . . .es easier to navigate and live in. An Official Big Data Week event hosted in partnership with Ketchum

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

08
May
 
The Science of Hallucinations

Vaughan Bell is a clinical psychologist and visiting researcher at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. He will visit Berlin to give a presentation on the Science of Hallucinations excl . . .usively for Salon.

Location: Berlin, Germany   | Find out more

08
May
 
6th Data Science Day

Data Science Day is THE big data community event in Berlin focussing on 360° big data, which means not just technology, fancy algorithms & new processes but the “full loop” from business to data and . . .back.
It´s the 6th event in our 3rd year, well established and recognized.
Every Data Science Day has a central topic, this time “Data Driven Decisioning – from smart machines to smarter businesses”.
More infos soon….

Location: Berlin, Germany   | Find out more

08
May
 
Basel – (Big) Data for Pharma, Healthcare and Lifescience – Swiss Data Week 2014

Another Swiss Data Week event: an afternoon session about (Big) Data for Pharma, Healthcare and Lifescience.

Location: Basel, Switzerland   | Find out more

08
May
 
Newton Park Partners Present: The Enterprise Data Hub, an Emerging Concept

During this 20-minute presentation from Phil Shelley of Newton Park Partners, learn why an Enterprise Data Hub is an alternative to a warehouse for your company’s data needs.

Location: Chicago, United States   | Find out more

08
May
 
Workshop on Big Data and Bioscientific Research

Our panel of experts will answer everything researchers of the Bioscientific sector always wanted to know about Big Data.

Location: Madrid, Spain   | Find out more

08
May
 
Workshop on Big Data, Security and Intelligence

Workshop devoted to companies of the Big Data and Security sector.

Location: Madrid, Spain   | Find out more

08
May
 
Culture and Metadata

Join us at FORM Gallery, 357 Murray Street, Perth, on Thursday 8th May, 6pm-7pm, for a presentation by Mollie Hewitt and Travis Kelleher on the process of building Mira, followed by an open discussion . . . of the issues mentioned in the event information.
Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP at canningstockroute@form.net.au by Friday, 2nd May.

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

08
May
 
Big Data Week São Paulo 2014 Official Party

Participe do happy hour oficial de encerramento do Big Data Week São Paulo 2014 em um dos bares mais descontraídos de São Paulo!

Location: São Paulo, Brazil   | Find out more

08
May
 
Big Data Information Retrieval and Representation in the Telco Domain

TMR&D is hosting its Big Data Information Retrieval and Representation in the Telco Domain in it’s TM R&D Innovation Center. This platform will provides an agile and practical way to present informati . . .on through 360 degree visual viewing tools.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

08
May
 
Mining Big Data: A How-To

From the tin mining state Perak comes a workshop on mining; held in Kampar, Perak, “Mining Big Data: A How-To”. This is a completely free workshop to promote the technical expertise required for Big D . . .ata analytics.
Conducted by guests from overseas universities, the full day workshop will give participants hands-on experiences in state-of-the-art methods for mining Big Data.
A free return trip bus service from KL is available which takes you to the scenic Kampar campus of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman for this full day event.
Data Science students, practitioners, Hackathon participants, and anyone else with an interest in Big Data analytics should register for the event.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

08
May
 
Siraj Tahir of Isle Utilities and Kamal Tahir Present–Part 2 of The Big Data Revolution is Expensive. Re-Evolving Your Data is Not. Here’s Why.

Part 2 will look at how an engineering organization can utilize re-evolution to turn data into actionable intelligence.

Location: Chicago, United States   | Find out more

09
May
 
Hackathon Big Data Week

Puesto que uno de los temas centrales de Big Data Week 2014 es el de las ‘smart cities’, el hackaton girará en torno a este tema. Se pondrán a la disposición de los participantes datasets relac . . .ionados con el tema, centrados en la ciudad de Barcelona.

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more

09
May
 
Quantified Self – What’s the true value of personal data?

Join the life logging revolution at #bdw14 and understand how wearable sensors will expand in 2014/2015 that will drive data acquisition strategy focused on many aspects of an individual’s daily lif . . .e activities including location, movement, mood and happiness. An Official Big Data Week event hosted in partnership with Ketchum.

Location: London, United Kingdom   | Find out more

09
May
 
TAG FinTech Presents Big Data 2020

Big Data 2020, a unique conference from TAG FinTech, will examine the roadmap that defines the critical steps in making data a more powerful natural resource of the company.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

09
May
 
Zürich – The Connected Society – Swiss Data Week 2014

Another Swiss Data Week event: an full day with sessions about (Big) Data, Business Analytics and Workshops with practical information.

Location: Zurich, Switzerland   | Find out more

09
May
 
Big Data – Big Ideas! F-Secure KL Big Data Hackathon 2014!

During 24 hectic hours, you will have the possibility to create stunning visualizations or amazing apps using our provided data sets. Our data sets contains information about actual usage of one of ou . . .r F-Secure products.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   | Find out more

09
May
 
Artificial Intelligence: What’s Possible and How It Will Change Your Business

Panel moderated by Derrick Harris, GigaOM

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

09
May
 
The Growth of Digital Content w/ GigaOM, Bloomberg, CNN

Join leading technology journalists as they discuss analytics in the content and engagement space.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

09
May
 
Big Data Hackathon Day 1 (Mingle & Ideate)

The first day’s event will include team forming over drinks and discussions around the data set, which will be provided to multiple teams across the world.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

09
May
 
iVEC Panel Discussion

The topic of the panel discussion will be “Beyond the buzzword: practical implementation issues of Big Data”. The panel will be made up of predominantly industry with experience in ‘Big Data’.

Location: Perth, Australia   | Find out more

10
May
 
Viafoura Big Data Week Codefest!

Calling all GTA developers, statisticians and data scientists! Team up, rack your brains and code! The industry’s most driven and brightest will come together to write applications, liberate data, cre . . .ate visualizations and publish analyses using closed media data to show the world what Toronto has to offer in the data sector and encourage the adoption of BIG data by the world’s publishers, locally and internationally.

Location: Toronto, Canada   | Find out more

10
May
 
Big Data Hackathon Day 2 (Build Cool Stuff)

The Big Data Week Hackathon includes a full day of coding with pizza, beer and prizes.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

10
May
 
Data Science Day – Paco Nathan keynote + Panel

Paco Nathan, is a “player/coach” who’s led innovative Data teams building large-scale apps for 10+ years. Expert in distributed systems, machine learning, Enterprise data workflows. Paco is an O’R . . .eilly author and engineering consultant, and an advisor for several firms including The Data Guild. Paco received his BS Math Sci and MS Comp Sci degrees from Stanford University, and has 25+ years technology industry experience ranging from Bell Labs to early-stage start-ups. We will kickoff our 2nd annual Big Data Week event with a luncheon followed by a keynote address and Q&A. After the keynote we’ll have a short break and a panel discussion with data science experts.

Location: Atlanta, United States   | Find out more

12
May
 
SMSI Berlin: The Audio Web, Uncanny Valley, and Capsule.fm

“Capsule.fm makes your online content audible. We’re turning online into audio. Our technology connects users with online content without looking at a screen and lets people listen to popular internet . . . content like news, weather, entertainment, social media or music.”

Location: Berlin, Germany   | Find out more

12
May
 
2a Edició del Curs d’Introducció a les Dades Obertes

2a Edició del Curs d’Introducció a les Dades Obertes (UOC / Catalunya Dades)

Location: Barcelona, Spain   | Find out more


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