Big Data, Internet of Things and Data Science. Guest Lectures: April-July 2015, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

Big Data, Internet of Things and Data Science.
Guest Lectures: April-July 2015, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

– Open to all-

Course start/end: Thursday, 30.04.2015 to Thursday, 16.07.2015
Time and Location: Thursdays, 14:15 – 15:45, Robert-Mayer-Straße 11-15, Magnus Hörsaal
Languages: The languages of the lecture series are English and German.

Course Overview: PowerPoint slides.

The lecture series is organized in cooperation with the Goethe Unibator ( The series of lectures is open to all. A poster advertising the lecture can be downloaded here: Ringvorlesung Poster (8 MB).

The course will offer a set of lectures by distinguished speakers covering the following areas: Big Data, Internet of Things and Data Science.

“The big data phenomenon affects many facets of contemporary life and has the potential to alter governance, the economy, and the very structures of society. Technology and data are poised to increasingly alter many different sectors, including healthcare, education, finance, security, marketing, and transportation to name a few.“

— from “The Social, Cultural, & Ethical Dimensions of ‘Big Data.’“ , March 17, 2014,  organised by the Data & Society Research Institute, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), and New York University’s Information Law Institute.

30.04.2015: Prof. Roberto V. Zicari, Frankfurt Big Data Lab, Goethe University Frankfurt
07.05.2015:Prof. Nikos Korfiatis, Assistant Professor of Business Analytics, Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia, UK
21.05.2015: Hon.-Prof. Dr. Alexander Zeier, Managing Director, Globally for In-Memory Solutions at Accenture
28.05.2015: Jörg Besier, Managing Director at Accenture, Digital Delivery Lead ASG
11.06.2015: Klaas Wilhelm Bollhoefer, Chief Data Scientist, The unbelievable Machine Company
18.06.2015: Prof. Katharina Morik, TU Dortmund University
25.06.2015: Prof. Hans Uszkoreit, Scientific Director, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI)
02.07.2015: Matthew Eric Bassett, Director and Co-Founder of Gower Street Analytics. Former Director, Data Science at NBCUniversal International, UK
09.07.2015: Prof. Christoph Schommer, University of Luxembourg
16.07.2015: Thomas Jarzombek, Mitglied des Deutschen Bundestages

LINK to Schedule, Videos and Presentations

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