Call for presentations – Data Innovation Summit – Brussels – March 26 2015

datascience Innovation

Dear Data Lover,

You are kindly invited to share your big data science project experience with over 500 peers.

Take on this challenge and join over 30 presenters for an action packed Data Innovation Summit on March 26th in Brussels, register your presentation here .

To help you make this happen we have defined different formats and will provide presentation coaching.

  1. Job Flash – 2:30 minutes – 10 slides
    For those who want to present their next project and attract the best resources.
  2. Ignite Talk – 5:00 minutes – 20 slides
    20 slides moving forward every 15 seconds, great experience for novice presenters.
  3. University Challenge – 6:00 minutes – free format
    For academic teams who are eager to show off their ability to help the business.
  4. TED Style – 12:00 minutes – free format
    For those who want to share their passion about a specific topic.

The best cases will be bundled in our book ‘ Data Innovation in Belgium ‘, your presentation will be streamed live during the event and made available on our website (datasciencebe.com).

The Belgian academic and business community is looking forward to hearing your story,

Philippe Van Impe
@datasciencebe
www.datasciencebe.com

PS. Please forward this invitation to your peers and invite them to register or to prepare a presentation together with you.

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Data Innovation

Thank you for the nice Chocolate !

Dear Anonymous donor, thank you for the nice chocolate !

You are right, our community is a success and it should be rewarded.

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Our community is doing good, thank you for engaging with us on twitter @datasciencebe , facebook and linkedin.

Here is a short update:

  • there is a huge waiting list for our hands-on about social network analysis
  • our next meetup about IoT has already 170 participants
  • Major companies are asking us to help to publish their job vacancies
  • We have been asked to present our activities at different events – SAS- Strata/Hadoop
  • We are planning a full day Innovation Summit in March !
  • We are close to 500 members , I’ll by the beers at our next meetup if we reach 500 by then. So don’t be nice to me, invite your friends to join. Make some noice !

 

Next Tuesday there is an interesting event that could interest you: Presenting the Agoria /TMAB event about bigdata and security. Ask Katleen for our ‘datascience’ reduction

 

Life is good to us, so let’s surf this wave as if it was the last one,  let’s build this community to something sustainable.I’m looking forward to meeting you in person again soon,

 

Philippe Van Impe
0477 23 78 42

Announcing the Data Innovation Summit – Made in Belgium – March 26th 2015

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structurally sponsored by:

AxaAgoriaEuroclear

Main speakers:

Toon Vanagt Laurent Fayet Filip Maertens kris_peeters_0 Vincent Blondel David Martens HANS CONSTANDT

Toon Vanagt- Laurent Fayet – Filip Maertens – Kris Peeters – Vincent Blondel – David Martens – Hans Constandt

Summit  Sponsors:

sas-logokeyrus

The Data Innovation Summit in Brussels is a one day conference gathering all the Belgian actors facilitating data innovation. It is an action packed conference where more than 50 speakers will demonstrate what they do to help us compete in this digital marketplace.

The day is divided in 6 main sections:

  1. Keynotes sketching the Data Innovation Ecosystem
  2. Enterprise Business Cases
  3. Ignite sessions by innovation facilitators
  4. Business Cases brought by Universities
  5. Startup sessions
  6. Ignite sessions by the members of the community

Agenda

  • Please find the latest update of the agenda here.

Over 50 Speakers

  • One minister
  • One Rector
  • At least 10 Professors
  • Over 15 CEO’s & founders
  • Over 30 ignite sessions
  • Over 15 innovative startups
  • Please find the latest update of the speakers  here

Why you should attend:

  • Learn how to become a Data Driven manager.
  • Interact with Belgian’s most innovative speakers about Data Innovation and Data Science.
  • Listen to business cases explaining the different ways to extract value from Data.
  • Meet every important instance implicated with Data Innovation in Belgium.

Who else is attending:

  • Government, Universities and Companies will present the value they managed to get out of their analytic projects.
  • More than 500 professionals all active in the data science / analytics /IoT /bigdata environment are expected to attend.

Sponsoring opportunities:

  • You can check out the sponsoring program here.
  • Send an email to datasciencebe@gmail.com to request more details about the prices for these sponsoring possibilities, or just call Philippe Van Impe on 0477 23 78 42.

Registration

Please register using this meetup page:

Summit: Data Innovation Summit – Made in Belgium

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015, 8:00 AM

AXA building
boulevard du Souverain, 25 Watermael-Boitsfort, BE

396 Business & Data Science pro’s Attending

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Call for Papers – International Journal of Data Science

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IJDS Article Deadline:* Deadline for submitting papers for next available
IJDSis October 1, 2014.

Call for Papers – **International Journal of Data Science –
Deadline October 1, 2014 for Next Issue:* Guidelines for data science
practitioners are different and more lax than academics: Length between two
(2) and eighteen (18) single spaced pages in Word format. If you would like
to submit a paper contact ushere.

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