Please, visit http://cros-portal.eu/content/big-data-event-2014 for additional information on the ESS Big Data Event – Rome, 31 March – 1 April 2014.
The event will include expert lectures on the themes:
- Opportunities and methodological challenges of Big Data for official statistics
- Big Data technologies and platforms for official statistics as well as highly interactive parallel sessions aiming to tackle issues identified in the Scheveningen Memorandum regarding topics such as:
- Strategic programming and planning – How to elaborate a transition plan to integrate Big Data in Official Statistics production
- Learning, development and Human Resources – How to elaborate university curricula for tomorrow’s Data Scientists? How to train today’s statisticians and IT specialists so as to make them prepared to cope with the data deluge?
- IT – Which platforms are useful for managing Big Data for official statistics
The draft Programme is now online at: http://www.cros-portal.eu/content/big-data-event-2014-programme.