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BIG DATA CONGRESS 2019
CONFERENCE PROGRAM

*All presentation will be in the original language of the speaker (Catalan, Spanish or English).
The organization will not offer simultaneous translation service.

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AUDITORIUM
ROOM 1
ROOM 2

INSTITUTIONAL WELCOME

Xavier Torra | Eurecat

JORDI RIBAS, CVP, MICROSOFT
(KEYNOTE SPEAKER EUA)

THE AI REVOLUTION

Jordi Ribas will cover the current AI landscape and will discuss why, when AI has been around for many years, there is suddenly so much buzz around it. He’ll also...
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Big Data & AI Congress Jordi Ribas Microsoft
Jordi Ribas | Microsoft

ELEVATOR PITCH

If you are a sponsor and you want to tell people about your initiative, service or project based on data or artificial intelligence, this session will offer you the possibility...
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Introhive
Noelia Muñoz | Introhive
11:30H

COFFEE BREAK AND EXHIBITION SPACE

SUCCESS STORIES I

Presentations by important companies and organisations that will share their vision of the present and future of Artificial Intelligence and data exploitation technologies and their applicability.

DATA CULTURE AND AGILITY IN BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTS

What are the critical factors of success in organising people, processes and technologies to successfully implement flexible workflows from start to finish throughout a business? What are the roles and...
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14:15H

LUNCH BREAK AND EXHIBITION SPACE

DR. SOHEIL KESHMIRI, LEAD RESEARCHER
Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute (KEYNOTE SPEAKER JAPAN)

HUMAN-ROBOT PHYSICAL INTERACTION

Human-Robot Physical Interaction: The recent Findings and their Utilities for preventing age-related cognitive decline, improving the quality of child care, and advancing quality of mental disorder services. In this talk,...
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Dr. Soheil Keshmiri

Hiroshi Ishiguro Laboratories

Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (Japan)

BIG DATA TALENT AWARDS

5th edition  The Big Data Talent Awards will recognize the doctoral theses and master or postgraduate final projects related to Big Data and Data Analytics with more socioeconomic impact and with...
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SUCCESS STORIES II

By presenting different applications from different companies, this session will enter into detail of how various initiatives and projects have been implemented from a managerial and organisational perspective (which points...
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Marta Rams Big Data AI
Marta Rams | Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial
Jenny Bermudez CaixaBank
Jenny Bermúdez | CaixaBank
Ignasi Puig de Dou Datancia i Gráinne Costigan HP
Ignasi Puig de Dou | Datancia
Gráinne Costigan | HP
18:15H

CLOSING NETWORKING & EXHIBITION SPACE

REGISTRATION

There will be no activity In Room 1 from 9:00 p.m. to 12:15h and from 15:30 p.m. to 16:30 p.m.  

EQUITY AND INTERPRETABILITY OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ALGORITHMS

It is well known that algorithmic solutions do not always behave “fairly”. There are many potential reasons for this behaviour, from subjective design to being based on training data that...
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Carlos Castillo | Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Jose A. Rodriguez-Serrano | BBVA Data & Analytics

PIONEERING FIELDS AND APPLICATIONS (STRONG AI)

We will see 3 projects in AI pioneer applications, where technological development, the challenges overcome and the results obtained will be explained in detail. The pioneering Artificial Intelligence fields will...
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BSC AIGUES
Maryam Rahbaralam | Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Jaume Cardús | Aigües de Barcelona
Enrique Mora | Nestlé
14:15H

LUNCH BREAK AND EXHIBITION SPACE

EFFECTIVE ARCHITECTURES, PLATFORMS AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

There is no doubt that when we talk about Big Data and Artificial Intelligence, the computer infrastructure and architecture to use is one of the most critical points, especially if...
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Albert Zaragoza Worldsensing
Albert Zaragoza | Worldsensing
18:00H

END OF ACTIVITIES. ROOM 1

REGISTRATION

There will be no activity In Room 1 from 9:00 p.m. to 12:15h and from 15:30 p.m. to 16:30 p.m.
14:15H

LUNCH BREAK AND EXHIBITION SPACE

18:00H

END OF ACTIVITIES. ROOM 2