August 24 – 30, 2015, 18:00

Data Science Week 2015


On August 24-30 Digital October will host international festival Data Science Week 2015. There will be about 20 open lectures and talks from Russian and worldwide experts from data science industry.


Audience: data scientists, about 3 000 registrations.


General partner of the event – New Professions Lab.


Event schedule:


08/24 Big Data Monetization

Data Management Platform (DMP)

Business cases

Sales growth due to analysis of user profile and personalization of content


08/25 Open Data



Open data in Russia

Data journalism

08/26 Data Scientist: tools

Overview of common tools

Evolution of data scientist tools

Kafka, Spark, Go, Akka, Azure ML

08/27 Data driven business

Building analytics from scratch

Business cases

Small Data vs. Big Data

Predictive analytics

08/28 Advanced Spark

Workshop of advanced Apache Spark

IBM, Databricks, Bitrix24, 3Data – about future of Spark and business cases


On August 29-30 there will be a final Datathon, where you can consolidate the knowledge into practice. General partner of competition - HeadHunter.


The event is free of charge, though participants are required to register in advance.



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