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Big Data Analytics Service Forum

UIS is developing big data analytics services and is planning a half-day forum to gather requirements to help shape the design of those services.
When Oct 06, 2017
from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Where Norwich Auditorium, Roger Needham Building
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  • Do you have big data?
  • Would you like to hear more about UIS's big data services?
  • Could you help shape the design of those services?

If so, then register for UIS's Big Data Service Forum. The half-day event will include:

  • presentations on big data services
  • breakout sessions to discuss your requirements.


Register your place

Visit the University Training Booking System to register your place for the event. 



10:00 Coffee and Welcome address – Paul Calleja, UIS
10:00 The CSD3 platform and big data – Paul Calleja, UIS
10:25 Cambridge Big Data Initiative – Filippo Spiga, UIS
10:30 Software/platform, collaborations (GEL etc)
11:00 Lightning talk 1: Confocal Microscopy: Large Machine and Large Datasets Equals Large Management Problems – Christian Kranjec, Department of Pathology
11:05 Lightning talk 2: Log management and intelligence for network systems – Rob Bricheno, UIS, Networks Division
11:10 Lightning talk 3: Live online EEG calibration and analysis for social science in-field experiments – Ahmed Izzidien, CFLPP, The Faculty of Law
11:15 Lightning talk 4: Computational infrastructure used for large scale vertebrate genome analysis – Shane McCarthy, Genetics/Sanger
11:30 Break
11:50 Discussion 1: Details of proposed platform – Ignacio Medina, UIS
12:15 Discussion 2: Deep learning frameworks and workflows on CSD3 – Filippo Spiga, UIS
12:30 Discussion 3: Survey results – Paul Calleja, UIS
13:00 Lunch
13:30 Open discussion
14:00 End