Big Data: Big what?

Event Details

Date

Mon 23 April 2018 13:00-14:30

Time

1pm - 2:30pm

Location

Students' Union Boardroom abv. Ember Lounge

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Big Data: Big what?

To understand what big data is, how businesses are using it to transform the user experience, and how it is changing the future workplace.

Session Aim

To understand what big data is,  how businesses are using it to transform the user experience, and how it is changing the future workplace.

 

Key Learning Outcomes

Explain what big data is and how it is processed and analysed.   

Demonstrate an ability to interpret a visualisation of big data.

Understand the breadth of careers within the big data field.

               

Timings

Big what? - 30minutes  

How big is big?  - 20minutes       

Big data in action - 30minutes

Extension activity (Big Data and Health) - 10minutes       

Big data and the workplace - 15minutes

Summary - 15minutes