Big Data Lecture Series

To increase awareness and build a strong ecosystem around Big Data in India, a series of public lectures will be delivered by leading experts.

Venue: Faculty Hall, Indian Institute of Science
Registration: Free, open to all (limited to 250 seats per lecture)

Prof. Yogesh Simmhan
Scalable Graph Processing in a Connected World

&
Vianney Koelman
Bits, bytes, barrels: Data assimilation challenges in the oil & gas industry

Thursday, May 26, 2016
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Video] [Abstract]

Prof. Partha Talukdar

From Big Text to Big Knowledge

Thursday March 31, 2016
4-5 PM (followed by tea/coffee)

[Video] [Abstract]

Prof. Vijay Natarajan
Symmetry in Scientific Data : An Approach to Feature-Directed Visualization

&
Dr. Mayur Thakur
Leveraging Big Data Analytics for Compliance in Financial Institutions

Thursday, February 25, 2016
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Video] [Abstracts]

Big Data Public Lectures 2015

Venue: Faculty Hall, Indian Institute of Science
Registration: Free, open to all (limited to 250 seats per lecture)

Dr. Anurag Agrawal

The Role of Big Data in Public Health and Medicine

Thursday August 27, 2015
4-5 PM (followed by tea/coffee)

[Abstract]

Dr. Rajeev Rastogi
Machine Learning@Amazon

&
S Anand
Visualizing Big Data

Thursday, October 29, 2015
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Video] [Abstracts]

Dr. Mayur Datar
Machine learning challenges in E-commerce

&
Prof. Shubhabrata Das
Selected Problems in Sports Analytics

Thursday, November 26, 2015
4-6 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Video] [Abstracts]

Big Data Public Lectures 2014

Venue: Faculty Hall, Indian Institute of Science
Registration: Free, open to all (limited to 250 seats per lecture; prior registration required)

Prof. Ravindran Kannan

Foundations of Data Science

Tuesday February 25, 2014
4-5 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Video]

Prof. Ramesh Hariharan

Using Data to Understand Biological Systems

Thursday March 27, 2014
4-5 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Abstract] [Video]

Prof. Arnab Bhattacharyya
Spectral Graph Theory and Graph Partitioning

&
Prof. Rajesh Sundaresan
Belief Propagation for Large-Scale Optimization on Graphs

Friday April 18, 2014
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Abstracts] [Video]

Prof. Chiranjib Bhattacharyya
Learning from Big Data: Using Statistics to tame the Complexity

&
Prof. Jayant Haritsa
Big Data, Small Testing?

Friday May 23, 2014
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Abstracts] [Video]

Prof. Chandra Murthy
Role of Sparse Signal Recovery in Big Data Analytics

&
Prof. Y. Narahari
Mechanism Design for Strategic Networks, Crowds, and Markets

Tuesday June 10, 2014
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Abstracts] [Video]

Prof. Uday Bondhugula
Scalable Programming Technologies and Architectures for Big Data

&
Prof. N. Viswanadham
Big Data Based Decision Making in Manufacturing Supply Chains

Thursday July 3, 2014
4-5:30 PM, followed by tea/coffee

[Abstracts] [Video]