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    Third Call
    for SoBigData-funded
    Transnational Access
    Deadline: April 20th 2018
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    The OpenAIRE Datathon
    November 30th 2017 - February 28th 2018
    Worldwide (Virtual)
 

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.

ACCESS TO INFRASTRUCTURE


Do you want to start your big data journey?

VIRTUAL ACCESS

 Enter the Virtual Research Infrastructure and start your journey


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TRANSNATIONAL ACCESS

Come to visit us to make your research on big data. See Transnational Calls open.


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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.

 

The OpenAIRE Datathon

Start:
2017/11/30
End:
2018/02/28
Location:
Worldwide (Virtual)
Link:
The OpenAIRE Datathon
Description:

The OpenAIRE datathon aims at stimulating developers and data scientists at analysing the OpenAIRE Information Space with the intent of improving its consumption by users and third-party services. The OpenAIRE information space consists of a scholarly communication graph interlinking publications, datasets, software, research organizations, funders, and projects. The graph is the result of harvesting metadata from around 3000 data providers, harmonizing such metadata, and keeping or inferring links between graph objects described by such metadata.

Data Science Colloquia

Start:
2018/02/07
End:
2018/05/02
Link:
Data Science Colloquia
Description:

Guido Caldarelli, IMT Lucca

Financial Networks

07 February 2018, h 12:00 - 13:30

IMT, Cappella Guinigi, Piazza San Francesco 19, Lucca

 

Francesca Chiaromonte, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna

Statistics for large, complex data and its role in "Omics" research

14 February 2018, h 13:00 - 14:30

Aula 3, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Piazza Martiri della Libertà, 33, Pisa

 

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.

Lipari School on Computational Complex and Social Systems

Start:
2018/07/19
End:
2018/07/25
Location:
Lipari, Italy
Link:
Lipari School on Computational Complex and Social Systems
Description:

This summer school will provide opportunities to collect experience with modern data analysis, in particular Big Data analytics. This includes subjects to mine data in the Internet of Things. Our main and special guest speakers, who are recognized authorities in this field, will address such a scope focusing on algorithms, computational models and practical results.

CONSORTIUM


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