The 4th International Forum BIG DATA DAY BAKU 2018 #BDDB2018 ADA University, 19 May 2018, Azerbaijan, Baku
Assistant Professor, School of IT & Engineering, ADA University
Speech Title: Natural Language Processing and its Application
Research Professor, Essen-Duisburg University, Essen, Germany
Speech Title: The philosophy of Big Data: from hard sciences to soft sciences.
Senior Software Developer & Big Data Engineer, Luxoft Poland
Speech Title: Structured Streaming and Continuous Processing in Apache Spark
Customer Data Analyst, Kapital Bank
Speech Title: Big Data in Database Marketing
The Internet Services, Web and Mobile Applications, Pervasive Communication widely available today that are meeting many of our needs have stimulated production of tremendous amounts of data (call metadata, texts, emails, social media updates, photos, videos, location, etc.). Even with the power of today's modern computers it still big challenge for business and government organizations to manage, search, analyze, and visualize this vast amount of data as information. Over 90% of this information is unstructured, what means data does not have predefined structure and model. Generally, unstructured data is useless unless applying data mining, data extraction and advanced data analytics techniques. At the same time, just in case if you can process and understand your data, this data worth anything, otherwise it becomes useless.The 4th International Forum "Big Data Day Baku 2018" (BDDB2018) is the Data-Centric event under the slogan “Transforming Big Data into Big Value” is planned to be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, 19 May 2018 hosted by the ADA University organized by the Center for Data Analytics Research in partnership and co-operation with local and international Data-driven and Big Data companies with support of the IEEE Communication Society and Computer Society Azerbaijan Chapters. The event’s main goal is to increase public awareness of new opportunities and challenges brought by Big Data, share experience with industry and government on the development of state-of-the-art Data Management and Analysis technologies, attract youth to make career and do outstanding research in Data Science.
BDDB2018 FORMAT:The International Forum BDDB2018 is a one-day participant-driven event consisting of Keynote Addresses, Breakout Discussions and Question/Answer sessions led by experts in the fields of Big Data.
BDDB2018 WORKING LANGUAGES:English, Azerbaijani
SOME OF TOPICS TO BE COVERED:
- Big Data Architecture, Open Platforms and Toolkits
- Big Data Analytics, Modeling and Visualization
- Big Data As A Service (BDAAS)
- Big Data for Enterprise Transformation
- Big Data in cross-Disciplinary Research
- Big Data in Smart-City Solutions
- High Performance Computing
- Machine Learning in Scale
- Text Analytics and Natural Language Processing
- Machine Learning and Language Technologies
- Hot Topics of Data Science
BDDB2018 EVENT VENUE:Would you like to visit Baku with uniquely attractive urban atmosphere and its great combination of history and 21st century style. Baku was Host City of the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest that was held at newly constructed Baku Crystal Hall. In June 2015 Baku hosted the First European Games that attracted more than 6,000 athletes from 50 countries across Europe. On June 17-19, 2016, the specially constructed Baku City Circuit will host Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe race. Furthermore, the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games was held in Baku on May 12-22, 2017.
EVENT TARGET AUDIENCE:
- Multi-sectoral businesses and organizations (Finance, Banking, Energy, Retail, Telecom, Marketing, Goventment, Cyber-security, Healthcare)
- Business owners
- IT Professionals
- Students (Participation of the students is highly encouraged)
- Scientists and Researchers
- Government representatives