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    1st International Workshop on
    Personal Analytics and Privacy
    PAP2017
    In conjunction with ECML PKDD 2017, Skopje, Macedonia
    18th September 2017
  • DyNo: 3rd International Workshop on
    Dynamics in and of Networks
    In conjunction with ECML PKDD 2017, Skopje, Macedonia
    18-22 September 2017
  • kenburns1
    KNOWMe: 1st International Workshop on
    Knowledge Discovery from Mobility
    and Transportation Systems
    In conjunction with ECML PKDD 2017, Skopje, Macedonia
    22 September 2017
  • SoBigData Workshop
    City of Citizens
    A workshop at the
    Lipari International Summer School for Scientific Research
    19 July 2017, Lipari Island, Italy
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    DAPS2017
    Data mining for the Analysis of
    Performance and Success
    Workshop in conjunction with the
    IEEE International Conference on Data Mining series (ICDM)
    New Orleans, USA
    18th November 2017
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    Muscle your skills for social good
    Social Impact Data Hack 2017
    10-12 November, Tartu, Estonia
 

SoBigData is the European Research Infrastructure for Big Data and Social Mining. From data to knowledge, investigating stories ethically, paying attention to citizens privacy. 7 european countries, more than 100 data scientists.

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TRAINING


How to become a big data explorer.

 SoBigData Datathons bring together computer programmers, storytellers, graphic designers and statisticians.

SoBigData Summer Schools prepare the best PhDs in science and engineering to work as data scientists.

SoBigData Training Courses are tailored specifically for high-school students to promote the role of data scientists.

DISSEMINATION


Meet the big data explorers and take part in the SoBigData community.

 We organize SoBigData Conferences to tell the news about our researches.

 During SoBigData Workshops we work with researchers and industrial partners.

 We join other events around the world, to talk about us and to listen big data news.

 In this press section you can read magazine and journal articles talking about us.

 

Data Science in Societal Debates (DSSD 2017)

Start:
2017/10/19
End:
2017/10/21
Location:
Tokyo, Japan
Link:
The 4th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA 2017)
Description:

Nowadays, social media platforms, online blogs, and discussion forums are a crucial component in the public sphere, fostering discussions and influencing the public perception for a myriads of social issues such as politics, security, climate, health, economics, migration, to name but a few.

Social Impact Data Hack 2017

Start:
2017/11/10
End:
2017/11/12
Location:
Tartu, Estonia
Link:
Social Impact Data Hack 2017
Description:

This datathon event is scheduled for October-November 2017.

DAPS2017: Data mining for the Analysis of Performance and Success

Start:
2017/11/18
End:
2017/11/18
Location:
New Orleans, USA
Link:
DAPS 2017
Description:
The increasing availability of Big Data, able to capture diverse collective phenomena, provides an unprecedented opportunity to explore the patterns underlying success. From the strategies followed by successful sportsmen to the emergence of runaway videos on YouTube, from popularity in social media to rising starts in the scientific enterprise, from widespread technologies to groundbreaking innovations, there is wealth of data that can be explored to answer common questions: How can we measure performance? What are the common patterns of success?

Data analysis & Social Mining for the Interconnected Society

Start:
2017/11/29
End:
2017/11/30
Location:
Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa, Largo B. Pontecorvo 3, Pisa, Italy
Link:
Data analysis & Social Mining for the Interconnected Society
Description:

Motivation of the Track

Digital Infrastructures for Research 2017

Start:
2017/11/30
End:
2017/12/01
Location:
Square, Brussels, Belgium
Link:
Digital Infrastructures for Research 2017
Description:
Europe's leading e-infrastructures, EGI, EUDAT, GÉANT, OpenAIRE, PRACE and RDA Europe, invite all researchers, developers and service providers for two days of brainstorming and discussions at the Digital Infrastructures for Research 2017 event (30 November - 1 December 2017).

Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency FAT*

Start:
2018/02/23
End:
2018/02/24
Location:
New York City, USA
Link:
FAT* Conference
Description:

Algorithmic systems are being adopted in a growing number of contexts. Fueled by big data, these systems filter, sort, score, recommend, personalize, and otherwise shape human experiences of socio-technical systems. Although these systems bring myriad benefits, they also contain inherent risks, such as codifying and entrenching biases; reducing accountability and hindering due process; and increasing the information assymmetry between data producers and data holders.

CONSORTIUM


Our expedition team: 12 research institutions from 7 countries (Italy, UK, Germany, Estonia, Finland, The Netherlands, and Switzerland).