Big Data is Big Deal: The What, Why, How and How Not of Big Data
In this presentation, we will describe what is Big Data, what it can do for us and what are its challenges - and yes, dangers. We will talk about the present projects at the Institute for Big Data at Dal, especially concerning the oceans. We will mention some medical applications, among them those currently under way at the Institute
Research Services Conference Room Main Floor Goldbloom Pavilion IWK Health Centre
Facilitator: Dr. Stan Matwin Professor and Canada Researhc Chair (Tier 1) at the Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University and Director of the Institute for Big Data.