Nowadays Big Data is becoming increasingly important in finance, government, business, and medicine. As this new resource continues to help businesses innovate, experts in Big Data frequently share their insights at the leading Big Data Events in the world. These Events, rich with information about best practices, new methods, and new tools in Big Data, should be the best resource for learning how to make the best out of Big Data. The following are 10 popular Big Data events you should be attending:
The eMetrics Summit is one of the most comprehensive and forward-looking events covering the impact of data on marketing. This event is useful for all types of companies, with featured tracks for social, web, tech, mobile, management, mobile, and executives interested in applying Big Data. This year’s event is taking place from 23rd to 27th October 2016 in New York.
- IEEE Big Data
Held annually, IEEE Big Data focuses on business and ongoing technology in which Big Data plays a major part. This event explores Big Data for sustainable development, scalable data management and Big Data in the social science, humanities, and geoscience applications. This year’s event will be held on Dec. 5-8, 2016 in Washington D.C., USA.
- Big Data Innovation Summit
Big Data Innovation Summit is an annual event that explores themes and topics about getting real-world results from applications of Big Data. This event aims to help businesses achieve successes using Big Data. Other topics include machine learning, emerging algorithms, and data security. This year, this event was held on January 25-26, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Strata is a yearly event that attracts Big Data’s leading strategists. This event focuses on Big Data in finance, government, media, and business. Attendee learns how to create a data-driven business using information shared by speakers. The next event will be held in San Jose, September 8-9, 2016.
- Data Summit
Designed for organizations that aim to become data-driven, Data Summit explores Big Data strategic applications and management. This event enables attendees to learn about big-data technologies such NoSQL and Hadoop. This year, this event was held on 22 Sep, 2016 in Sata Clara, CA.
- ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference
ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference is a top international gathering for database practitioners and researchers, users and developers. The event enables the attendees to exchange new techniques and explore the latest ideas. The event covers presentations on Big Data and how it is applied in businesses. The 2016 ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference was held in San Francisco, USA, on June 26th July and the next one is expected to be held in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, on May 14-19, 2017.
Sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery, KDD is a top event for professionals dealing with data mining, data science, large-scale data analytics and Big Data. Past highlights have included a look at multi-task learning algorithms and a data guide to monetizing companies. This year, the event was held in San Francisco, California: August 13-17, 2016.
- Enterprise Data World Conference
Enterprise Data World (EDW) event is recognized as one of the most comprehensive educational event for data management in the world. In this event, expect to learn about developing a modern enterprise data strategy, Big Data trends and technologies, data analytics, data ethics, architecting a Big Data platform and many more. This year, the event was held on April 17-22, 2016 in San Diego, California. The next one will be held in Atlanta, Georgia on April 17-22, 2016.
- Data Science Conference
Data Science Conference is a yearly event that is attended by business analytics experts who are into data mining, data science discipline, artificial intelligence, predictive modelling and machine intelligence. This event enables attendees to network with the best thought leaders in Big Data industry.
User is a yearly event that is organized and offered by the R language developer and user community, one of the primary programming languages designed for analysing Big Data. The events’ programs cover high-performance computing, visualization and graphics, statistical learning with big data and more. This year, the event was held in in California, June 27 -30.