SoBigData - Towards a European Laboratory on Big Data Analytics and Social Mining: Bootstrap Workshop

Location: 
Auditorium of the National Research Council Area della Ricerca CNR, Via Moruzzi 1, Pisa, Italy
Date: 
Thursday, 2013, July 18 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

Registration

Please fill the Registration Form

 

Invitation Letter

Big Data and Social Mining - Invitation Letter

 

Speakers

Big Data and Social Mining - Speakers

 

Workshop Secretary

Chiara Falchi, ISTI-CNR

Tel: +39 050 3153000

Email: chiara.falchi@isti.cnr.it

 

Program

10:00: Reception and refreshments

 

10:30-11:30: Setting the stage

Welcome address – Domenico Laforenza (President CNR Research Campus), Nicoletta De Francesco (Univ. Pisa, Vice-Rector)

Opening remarks – Claudio Montani (ISTI-CNR, Director), Franco Turini (Dip. Informatica Univ. Pisa, Director) [Slides]

Towards a Euro Lab on Big Data Analytics & Social Mining – Marco Conti (DIITET-CNR, Director) [Slides]

Big Data Analytics & Social Mining for Science and Society – Fosca Giannotti (ISTI-CNR) [Slides]

Democratizing big data: the ethical challenges of social mining – Dino Pedreschi (Univ. Pisa) [Slides]

 

11:30-12:00: Keynote

Big data big insights: the coming age of computational social science

David Lazer, Professor of Political Science and Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University, Boston, MA. Director, Program on Networked Governance, Harvard University

 

12:00-13:30: Panel – Big data & social mining: new models for participation and policy making

Stella Targetti (Regione Toscana, Vice-President), Franco Accordino (EC) [Slides], Emanuele Baldacci (ISTAT) [Slides], Cosimo Comella (Garante Privacy), Flavia Marzano (Stati Generali dell'Innovazione) [Slides]

Moderator: Luca De Biase (Il Sole 24 Ore)

 

13:30-14:30: Lunch break

 

14:30-16:00: SoBigData pills

Twitterology - Monitoring trend and engagement with social media mining Maurizio Tesconi (IIT-CNR)

Sociality - Exploring the structure of society Andrea Passarella (IIT-CNR) [Slides]

Sentimentality - Sentiment quantification and opinion surveys Fabrizio Sebastiani (ISTI-CNR) [Slides]

Searchology - Good answers for difficult questions Raffaele Perego (ISTI-CNR) [Slides]

Mobility - Understanding human mobility Chiara Renso (ISTI-CNR | Univ. Pisa) [Slides]

Economy - Big data in finance and economics Fabrizio Lillo (Scuola Normale Superiore), Guido Caldarelli (IMT Lucca) [Slides]

Well-being - Big data and official statistics – monitoring poverty/well-being at any scale Monica Pratesi (Univ. Pisa), Filomena Maggino (Univ. Firenze) [Slides]

Efficiency - Do you need a big computer or a great algorithm? Paolo Ferragina (Univ. Pisa) [Slides]

Life-Book - personal space in the digital world - Marco Gori (Univ. Siena) [Slides]

 

16:00-17:30: Panel – Big data & social mining: new models for social innovation and business

Renato Soru (Tiscali), Oscar Cicchetti (Telecom Italia) [Slides], Tina Martino (Octotelematics) [Slides], Gianluca Gigliucci (ENEL Ricerca), Andrea Di Benedetto (CNA, Ass. Giovani Industriali),

Moderator: Luca De Biase (Il Sole 24 Ore)

 

17:30: Conclusion

 

Scientific Organizing Committee

  • Fosca Giannotti, Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Lab KDD LAB, ISTI-CNR, Pisa
  • Raffaele Perego, High-Performance Computing Lab HPCLAB, ISTI-CNR, Pisa
  • Fabrizio Sebastiani, Networked Multimedia Information Systems Lab NeMIS LAB, ISTI-CNR, Pisa 
  • Andrea Passarella, Ubiquitous Internet Lab, IIT-CNR, Pisa
  • Maurizio Tesconi, Web Applications for the Future Internet WAFI LAB, IIT-CNR, Pisa
  • Dino Pedreschi, Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Lab KDD LAB, Dip. Informatica, Univ. Pisa
  • Paolo Ferragina, Advanced Algorithms and Applications ACube Lab, Dip. Informatica, Univ. Pisa
  • Monica Pratesi, Dip. Economia e Management, Univ. Pisa
  • Guido Caldarelli, NETWORKS Lab, IMT Lucca
  • Fabrizio Lillo, Quantitative Finance, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa
  • Roberto Barontini, Management of Innovation, Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Pisa
  • Paolo Raviolo, Univ. Siena
  • Filomena Maggino, Dip. di Statistica, Informatica, Applicazioni, Univ. Firenze

 

Promoting Institutions

  • Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione “A. Faedo”, ISTI-CNR, Pisa. Director: Claudio Montani
  • Dipartimento di Informatica, Univ. Pisa. Director: Franco Turini
  • Istituto di Informatica e Telematica, IIT-CNR, Pisa. Director: Domenico Laforenza
  • Regione Toscana. Direzione Generale Presidenza, Ufficio di collegamento con l’Unione Europea, Ricerca ed Innovazione. Policy Officer: Livio Stefanelli
  • Dipartimento CNR di Ingegneria, ICT e Tecnologie per l’Energia e i Trasporti. Director: Marco Conti