Registrations are officially open at Big Dive 5. A project by Top-IX, with the collaboration of ISI Foundation, Axant and ToDo, the fifth edition of the training program on Big Data universe will be held in Turin, Italy, from June 6 until July 8.
Launched in 2012, Big Dive is a school designed to boost the technical skills of data scientists. Participants will be involved in a full-time five-weeks program, mentored by experts (including ISI Director of Science Ciro Cattuto and ISI Principal Researchers Laetitia Gauvin, André Panisson and Michele Tizzoni), with a focus in three key areas: Development, Visualization and Data Science.
Big Dive 5 will enable professionals to face the challenges related to huge amount of data and to the complexity of the living world: finding emergent phenomena, studying correlations and dealing with so-called “black boxes”. Top distinctive elements of the program include hands-on approach, intensive and multidisciplinary program, real life datasets and a high-level network connecting scientific and corporate fields (past sponsors include Telecom Italia, Amazon and Politecnico di Torino).
Big Dive 5, official website: www.bigdive.eu. Participation is limited to 20 “divers”, with early birds pricing available until March 13th.