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BIG DATA CONGRESS 2018

The 24-25 of October 2018 was held in Barcelona the 4th edition of Big Data Congress, the leading congress on Big Data in Catalonia and organized by Big Data CoE Barcelona.

The conference, was for the fourth consecutive year, the meeting point for professionals, suppliers and companies that are developing or are carrying out projects in the field of Big Data & Data Analytics, extracting data value. It will be, again, a place to explain what is being done in Barcelona, Catalonia and what is being done in the world in the area of Big Data.

The conference combines experiences from the center and from their collaborators, with presentations of national and international experts.

In this 4th edition of the Big Data Congress, you can find 2 main themes considering the target audiences:

During this day speakers presented success stories from companies that have defined a Big Data strategy and have implemented a data culture across the organization, and discussed the steps to follow and to take into account when developing a Big Data project (from conceptualization to deployment).

This second day of technological content, there were sessions oriented to review use cases in data analytics, latest products and the state of the art in Big Data. We discussed what are the key steps to obtain the full analytical potential in the business, taking into account its coexistence with existing legacy systems.

Why you cannot miss the Big Data Congress:

The high quality of the contents and the possibility to network among a specialized Big Data audience. The last edition obtained the following evaluations from the attendees:

ASSESSMENT OF THE BIG DATA CONGRESS

96%

96% of attendees would recommend the Big Data Congress.

80%

80% of the attendees considers that the congress help them to design and execute their project.

 

 

89%

89% of the attendees, the congress was evaluated as Excellent. 

ATTENDEE'S PROFILE

CEOS, FOUNDERS OR PARTNERS - 12,7%
SALES & MARKETING MANAGER - 10,9%
CONSULTANT - 11,7%
INNOVATION MANAGER - 3,5%
IT MANAGER - 15,1%
PROJECT MANAGER - 8,9%
R&D MANAGER - 7,2%
TEACHING - 2,8%
OTHERS - 27,2%

ATTENDEES' SECTOR:

EDUCATION - 10.1%
FINANTIAL - 2.7%
MARKETING - 8.8%
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION - 8.2%
R&D - 7.9%
SERVICES - 10.6%
TIC - 34.1%
OTHERS - 17.6%