An event on practical examples of Big Data use cases, with:
Philippe Cudré-Mauroux is a Professor in Big Data at the University of Fribourg and the CTO of Scigility. He got his Ph.D. from EPFL where he won the EPFL Doctorate Award in 2007. Previously, he worked for IBM Watson Research, Microsoft Research Asia, U.C. Berkeley, and MIT. He is the president of the GITI and a member of the Forum des 100.
Dr. Jean Hennebert is Professor and Dean of the Computer Science Department at the University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland (HES-SO//Fribourg). He is also co-leading the institute of Complex Systems and manages Ra&D activities in domains related to applied Machine Learning and advanced Information Systems.
Located in the heart of the EPFL’s Innovation Park, Crossing-Tech is especially dedicated to organizations facing unprecedented business and technology complexity. Since 2003, Crossing-Tech has successfully helped companies overcome the complexities of shifting IT landscapes, in order to focus on their business challenges and strengthening their competitive advantage.
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Note that from now on, Tech Meetings will be given in the speaker preferred language. All talks will be given in french this time.