Seminar: Big data - the next opportunity

Thursday 8 December 2011

Baby Grand, Grand Opera House, Belfast


There has been an explosion in the amount of data. Digital information is now everywhere - in every sector, every organisation and every user of technology. This focused seminar, organised in association with the Department of Finance & Personnel and Land & Property Services, will examine a number of key issues including:

  • Preparing your organisation for the big data era
  • Unlocking the value of your data
  • Strategies for making data accessible but safe
  • GI data - linking data to location
  • How big data could augment or even replace management
  • Creating new business models with big data

Speakers at the seminar include:

John Morgan, Central Information Management Team, Department of Finance & Personnel
Michael Roche, Distinguished Engineer in Chief Architect, IBM
Trevor Steenson, Chief Survey Officer, Land & Property Services
Ed Parsons, Geospatial Technologist, Google
Dr Joep Crompvoets, Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructure, The Melbourne University

Special Discount

We are pleased to offer members of BCS a 20% discount on the delegate fee of £195 in order to avail of this special rate please call us directly on 028 9261 9933 or email us at quoting reference BCS2011.

Telephone: 028 9261 9933