Big Data Analytics Day 2013
Location: Goethe University Frankfurt
Date: Friday, July 5, 2013
Organizer: Big Data Analytics Research Lab at the Institute of Computer Science, Goethe University of Franklfurt.
Every day, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created. This data comes from digital pictures, videos, posts to social media sites, intelligent sensors, purchase transaction records, cell phone GPS signals to name a few. This is Big Data.
There is no doubt that Big Data and especially what we do with it has the potential to become a driving force for innovation and value creation.
The day will be structured in two parts:
- Morning session: From 9:00 till 12:30 Invited talks for leading data scientists, and a closing panel dicussion.
- Afternoon session: From 13:30 till 17:00 Hands-on session on using an Hadoop-based distribution and related open sources tools for Big Data Analytics.