Conference on "The power of Big Data Analytics"

The power of Big Data Analytics: Prospects, Skills and Opportunities

International Hellenic University

The International Hellenic University and the School of Science & Technology organised a very successful event on "The power of Big Data Analytics: Prospects, Skills and Opportunities" on Wednesday, 26 February 2014. The audience was addressed by Prof. M. Vazirgiannis (Professor in LIX, Ecole Polytechnique) who focused on Big Graph Mining, Mr N. Molfetas (Server Business Group Lead, Microsoft Hellas) and Mr G. Bourmas (Master Principal sales consultant and Engineered Systems Specialist, Oracle Hellas S.A) who shared business insights in the area of big data analytics.

The audience comprised students, young researchers and staff from various Universities and their level of interest in the topic was high, as evidenced by the large number of questions at the end.

The event was successfully coordinated by Assist. Prof. C. Tjortjis of the International Hellenic University.



Event Programme and Presentations

18.00 - 18.05

Prof. I. Vlahavas,
Dean of the School of Science and Technology

18.05 - 18.15 

Assist. Prof. C. Tjortjis,
School of Science and Technology

18.15 - 18.45 

Big Graph Mining with Degeneracy
Prof. M. Vazirgiannis,
LIX, Ecole Polytechnique

18.45 - 19.00 

Coffee break

19.00 - 19.20

Big Data: Commercially-available systems and case studies
Mr N. Molfetas,
Microsoft Hellas

19.20 - 19.40

Big Data: Are you Ready?
Mr G. Bourmas,
Oracle Hellas S.A

19.40 - 20.00

Q&A, discussion and closing remarks



Additional Info

  • Event date: Wednesday, 26 February 2014
  • Event time: 18:00