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Conference: Big Data – Big Impact

Event

13-11-2014

Conference: Big Data – Big Impact

Meet our experts in open data, smart city, security and interaction design at the "Big Data - Big Impact" conference. The conference is held in Aarhus on 13 November and brings together leading researchers and industri, including a number of public and private organisations. 
 
The conference will provide a forum for state-of-the-art dialogue on Big Data between university researchers, practitioners already exploiting Big Data and stakeholders with potential applications for Big Data in their future business practices.
A palette of excellent keynote and case presentations are now ready for the Big Data Big Impact conference. The keynote speakers will address some of the grand challenges and opportunities behind big data usage. During the afternoon, cases will be presented and discussed by developers and users of big data technologies from industry, public authorities and stakeholders together with researchers from Aarhus University. 
 
 
Programme
 
08:00    Registration
09:15   Welcome, Dr. A. Flyvbjerg, Dean at the Faculty of Health, Aarhus University
09:30   Big Data - Possibilities and Challenges, Dr. L. Arge, Dept. of Computer Science, Aarhus University
10:15     Coffee Break
10:30   Big Data Problems: a view from the field, Dr. S. Muthukrishnan, Dept. of Computer Science, Rutgers University
11:15   IBM Healthcare: Developing Watson to Impact a Complex Industry, Dr. P. McNeillie, Watson Healthcare, IBM
12:00   Lunch 
13:00   Presentation of cases
The afternoon case presentations will be divided into four parallel thematic sessions
- Business
- Healthcare
- Technology
- Societal processes
16:00   Big Data - Big Security Problems?, Dr. I. Damgård, Dept. of Computer Science, Aarhus Universitet
16:45   Afrunding, Dr. M. Nielsen, Dept. of Computer Science, Aarhus Universitet

Read the full programme and cases here.  
Date:
13 November from 02:00 to
19 February 10:45
May, date to be confirmed
Place:
Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé, 8200 Aarhus V
Price:
750,- kr. / 250,- kr. for researchers at the Aarhus University
Organisers:

Aarhus University

Contact
IT-City of Katrinebjerg

Åbogade 34

8200 Aarhus N
+45 70 27 70 12
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