NEWS about the #DataScience Community


We have great news for all our followers and members about the #DataScience Community !

  1. Welcome to @DSGhent
  2. Success of the Data Innovation HUB
  3. #DIS2016 will take place on March 23 @AXA
  4. Manufacturing Sustainability Hackathon @P&G
  5. Management Trainings

  6. Inspiration Tour in Silicon Valley
  7. Subscribe to the Youtube #Datascience Channel


1. Welcome to @DSGhentOL22JY1m

  • Join us on the launch of our new charter in Ghent.
  • When: February 29th
  • Register Here



2. Success of the Data Innovation HUB

12096409_714824691984273_4046169926919406595_nAfter our successful opening on October 20th by Minister De Croo and Debaets, 2 new innovation Partners have joined us:

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And New Structural Partners:

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3. #DIS2016 will take place on March 23 @AXA

  • more info here
  • check how to get your 100€ discount here
  • reserve your seat here
  • review the sponsoring possibilities here


4. Manufacturing Sustainability Hackathon

  • more info here
  • reserve your seat here
  • join the free IBM bluemix training here


5. Management Trainings



  • Training | 3 days | Promoting the potential of Analytics to non-Experts | info reserve

Training | 1 day | My First 100 Days as Head of a Data Science team | info reserve 



6. Inspiration Tour in Silicon Valley

7. Subscribe to the Youtube #Datascience Channel

Please engage with us often:

How to get the 100€ discount #DIS2016


Here are the pieces of the jigsaw to solve the mystery on how to get the 100€ discount.

  • Response to the new (shorter) survey. Here is the link .
  • Allow the ‘paywithatweet’ app to help you share one post about #DIS2016 on linkedin. (you have the control of the text you publish)
  • Copy the discount code once you shared the good news.
  • Enter the discount code top right of the eventbrite screen.

It should not take you more than 10 minutes.

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Event – DIS2016 – Data Innovation Summit – March 23rd – AXA Brussels

#DIS2016 – AXA building – Brussels – March 23rd.
Reserve your seat:

Datascience innovation summit

The main theme will be: “Digital Transformation”

Last year’s success motivated us to hold The Data Innovation Summit again in the AXA building in Brussels.

We expect over 500 visitors interested in #DataInnovation, #DataScience, #BigData coming from the public, academic, business and startup world.

We will have less presentations than last year and provide you with more time to network and have one-to-one sessions.


Reserve your seat now for DIS2016 – 23rd March 2016 Brussels.

Registration fee starts at just over 25€ if you are an early bird, you finalise the survey and share your enthusiasm with on your linkedin account…



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The list of exhibitors, partners and sponsors is available here.

#DIS2016 – Survey


  • You will get 100€ discount when :

– you respond to the survey.
– share your enthusiasm in a Linkedin post

Possible discounts:

Contact to request your discount

  1. Unemployed professionals and carreer switchers get 75% discount
  2. Active members of the community who have done presentations at other meetups or shared their knowledge in trainings and coaching sessions get 50%
  3. Co-workers and startups hosted at the HUB get also 50% discount

Partnering with this event:

We welcome partners, you can review the sponsoring options here.

Remember DIS2015:

  • Here are some of the videos of last year’s event.
  • Some pictures of last year’s event