smartcon: Big Data, Big Ideas conference with world-renowned experts, Istanbul, 26-27 May

Big data, and its wide range of innovative business applications will be discussed in smartcon 2015 in Istanbul, May 26­27, led by world­renowned experts including Alex Pentland, Usama Fayyad, Amr Awadallah, and Andreas Weigend.

smartcon-bigdata-istanbul-2015Leaders of Business and Technology Worlds Meet in smartcon 2015 Istanbul for the Smartest Conference of the Year

Big data, and its wide range of innovative business applications will be discussed in smartcon 2015 in Istanbul on 26­27 May 2015.

An expert advisory board of 23 executives will lead the two day discussion with focus on big data in marketing, new technologies, digital and mobile worlds, optimization and IoT.

Being the most comprehensive big data conference in Europe, Middle East and Africa, smartcon 2015 is outshining with its first time held “Big Data Big Ideas” event. During the conference where the big data technology will be analysed in 360 degrees, IoT, new trends in optimization, outstanding ideas in digital, mobile and marketing, data science and analytics, and the new business models will be discussed during various sessions.

Participants of the premium event will be from leading companies of various business sectors and highly valued academicians.

Dr. Alex “Sandy” Pentland, Co­creator at MIT Media Lab and Co­leader for Big Data Initiative at World Economic Forum, is an expert in data science will keynote smartcon 2015 discussing latest trends in big data, technology and IoT.

Dr. Usama Fayyad, Chief Data Officer (CDO) and Group Managing Director at Barclays, will highlight big data and old data and how to tame the big data beast for value and insights. Amr Awadallah, Co­Founder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Cloudera will be setting the scene for in- depth discussions leading us through his learnings as CTO at Cloudera.

Andreas Weigend, previous Chief Scientist at Amazon, who has developed Amazon’s recommendation engine revolutionizing e­commerce, will be talking about the changing role of the technology leaders in the new world.

The full conference programme, with speakers’ topics, is available on website or by contacting the organisers on .


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