The Big Data Theory

General description

*Knock knock knock* “Applicants??!!”

*Knock knock knock* “Applicants??!!”

*Knock knock knock* “Applicants??!!”

Yes I know you’re there and waiting for my knock.

I’d like to warm welcome to everybody to “the BIG DATA theory” course!

Have you ever heard about Big Data? Haven’t you? I know you are aware about many things on this topic but we can surprise you even more. Through lectures held by Tor Vergata’s teachers and companies trainers,the working groups will be able understand how to manage fondamentals of BIG DATA,what is its main role in the society nowadays and who gets the benefits from it.

"Torture the data, and it will confess to anything." – Ronald Coase

If you wonder where all the information around us are stored or if you are always amazed how google finds all the exact information you seek, this is the right place for you.

But don’t forget Rome is one of the most ancient city in the world, where future and past get mixed in her beauty, archeological marvels,good food and a lot of sunny people around.

And remember “without Big Data,you’re blind and deaf in the middle of a freeway”

-cit. Geoffrey Moore.

Colosseo,porchetta and a fantastic Best Group are waiting for you.

Academic information

Fields of activity:
Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering , Applied Sciences , Computational Sciences , Computer Engineering , Computer Science/Automatic Control/Informatics , Control Engineering/Systems engineering , Economics/Business Administration/Marketing , Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering , Electronic/Electrotechnical Engineering , Environmental Engineering , Mathematics , Power Engineering , Telecommunications/Electronics , Transport Engineering
Content and topics:
Get to know about the Big Data and their use by companies
Learning goals and objectives:
Provide the fundamentals and the main scope of application BIG DATA
Examination type:
Written, Case study or presentation.
ECTS credits issued:
Not known yet

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Motivation letter, answers to questions and interest in topic, Open Mind and Fun.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

University dormitory.
Three meals a day, at least one warm.
Public transportation and organizer's cars.