Saturday, April 29, 2017

[DMANET] Essex Big Data and Analytics Summer School



*24th July - 4th August 2017*

*University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, United Kingdom*

The Essex Big Data and Analytics Summer School is a multidisciplinary
research training event and forum for knowledge exchange and networking for
graduates, postgraduates, researchers and professionals in the emerging
fields of data science, analytics and big data who would like to find out
more or be updated on the current trends and developments in this exciting
and fast-developing field. The Summer School is organized by the Institute
for Analytics and Data Science (IADS) at the University of Essex, UK.


This is the third year that the Big Data and Analytics Summer School is
running and following the successful events in previous years, the
programme covers a range of topics from the curation and management of big
data, advanced techniques and methods including optimisation, artificial
intelligence and statistical methods, and applications of big data in
fields ranging from business and finance to bioinformatics. Courses are
offered for participants with a science, social science or humanities
background at different levels (Beginners, Intermediate or Advanced).
Courses range from theoretical to lab-based or a mixture of theory and
lab-based instruction and practice. Thirty five courses will be delivered
by academic and industry experts in parallel sessions over the two week
period. Participants can attend either one week or both and can choose the
courses of most interest to them to create their own programme of study.
For more detailed information on the range and content of courses visit:

*Other information*

The Summer School includes keynote lectures from academic and industry
experts delivered over the two weeks.

Social events will be organised each week to enable participants to network
and share ideas and experience of data analytics, data science and big data.

*Registration** and further information*

For further information and registration please visit

Spaces in the various courses are allocated on a first come first served
basis and are limited, so early registration is advised to avoid
disappointment and take advantage of the early registration discount.

For enquiries or specific queries, please email the Emma McClelland, Summer
School Administrator, at:

Daniel Karapetyan
Institute for Analytics and Data Science / School of Computer Science and
Electronic Engineering
University of Essex
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