DATA SCIENCE CONGRESS 2018
| 29 | 30 | 31 | 1 | May 2018, Mumbai, India.
A confluence of Data Science, Analytics, Big Data, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Computing, IoT and Cyber Security
Big Data and Analytics are the most active frontier for innovation. The analysis of colossal data sets is highly important in government, marketing, medicine, finance, business and beyond. As the world of big science is flourishing the novel resources for growth and understanding in the world also explodes and to share the insights all experts at the forefront of big data come together to frequently share their knowledge at the world’s leading Data Science Congress.
The Data Science Congress is the outcome of India’s need to create a platform for knowledge sharing, best practices, innovations, uses cases sharing and establishing a dialogue among the practitioners, users and tech vendors. This event would be rich with information about latest methods, tools and best of the best practices in the world of data science. The attendees will have the privilege to avail most of this flood of information and can make the most of the insights and data analysis. It is a must event for every budding Data scientist, Data Science professionals and other Data Science patriots.
Dr. Usama Fayyad
CEO, Open Insights; Former Chief Data Officer and Group Managing Director at Barclays PLC
1st Chief Data Officer Titled
Dr Usama Fayyad delivered the keynote address at the Data Science Congress 2017 held in Mumbai from 5 to 8 June. DSC an initiative of Aegis School of Data Science to bring the India at the center stage of Data Science inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister Y. S. Chowdary Minister of State for Ministry of Science & Technology & Earth Sciences.
Dr. Fayyad holds BSE’s in both electrical and computer engineering (1984); MSE in computer science and engineering (1986); and M.Sc. in mathematics (1989). He also earned his Ph.D. in engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (1991). Dr. Fayyad has published over 100 technical articles in the fields of data mining, Artificial Intelligence, machine learning, and databases. He holds over 30 patents and is a Fellow of both the AAAI (Association for Advancement of Artificial Intelligence) and the ACM (Association of Computing Machinery).
Dr. Fayyad is an active angel investor in the U.S. and in the Middle East. He is also part of the U.S. Dept of State Delegation on Entrepreneurship in the Middle East. Dr, Fayyad is an active speaker in both academic and business meetings, and regularly delivers keynotes on BigData, Predictive Analytics, Data Mining, Monetization Strategies, and Early-Stage Investment and Acceleration strategies for technology startups.
In 2014 he became Chief Data Officer and Group Managing Director at Barclays PLC ; he is Executive Chairman of Oasis 500. He was the first person to ever hold the title Chief Data Officer when Yahoo! Inc acquired his company in June 2004. Prior to Barclays he served as chairman, co-founder and CTO of ChoozOn Corporation —a mobile and web search engine service under the brand Blue Kangaroo that helps consumers find relevant offers, discounts, and deals through personalization and intelligent matching.
Currently, he is the Founder and CEO of Open Insights is a data strategy, business intelligence consultancy and services implementation company. Led by a seasoned team of experts in the areas of data strategy, data warehousing, data operations, business intelligence, market research and database marketing, we embark on a journey with our clients to achieve clear insights into their organization.
Speakers at Data Science Congress 2017
Head Big Data Initiative, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. Of India
Head - Data Analytics Cell at NITI Aayog, Govt. Of India
Special Chief Secretary & IT Advisor to the Chief Minister - Govt. of AP
Director, Data Management and Dissemination Division, (Chief Data Officer) Reserve Bank of India
CEO, Open Insights; Former Chief Data Officer and Group Managing Director at Barclays PLC; 1st Chief Data Officer Titled
Dean, Aegis School of Business, Data Science and Telecommunication & Founding Dean, IIM Indore
Chief Data Scientist & Director - Advanced Analytics at SAP
Head of Data Science at Reliance JIO
Researchers at Data Science Congress 2017
A Proposal for Shelf Placement Optimization for Retail Industry using Big Data Analytics
Smart Farming with application of Model-Based Design, Big Data & Machine Learning
An Artificial Intelligence based Approach to Estimate Human Semen Quality from Microscopic Videography
Deep Learning and Big Data for Biomedicine: The Next Frontier
Identifying Recidivism for Indian Police using Machine Learning
Preventing accidents through real-time warning of dangerous Spots to connected vehicles
Process performance maximization through input par using taylor series expectation approximation
Inferencing in the Large: Towards Automation of Semantic Integration and Knowledge Representation of Open Data