The Digital Future 2017 Event
- Prof. Dr. Volker Markl and Prof. Dr. Ziawasch Abedjan during the exhibition session.
- © DIMA/Volker Markl
On May 12, the BBDC  (Berlin Big Data Center) co-organized an event jointly with the Zuse Institut Berlin , the Einstein Center Digital Future , and Tagesspiegel, a German newspaper. Several members of the Database Systems and Information Management (DIMA) Group and the Big Data Management (BIGDAMA) Group at the Technische Universität Berlin delivered presentations. At the Big Data and Artificial Intelligence session, Prof. Dr. Volker Markl introduced the Berlin Big Data Center (BBDC) and Prof. Dr. Ziawasch Abedjan gave a short plenary presentation on “Do Data Science, They Said. It Will Be Fun, They Said.” In addition, Dr. Chen Xu, a DIMA Postdoctoral Researcher and Sergey Dudoladov, a DIMA PhD Student presented posters covering BBDC and Apache Flink related projects during the exhibition session.
"The Digital Science Match in Berlin as an internationally recognized platform brought more than 45 researchers of Berlin’s scientific institutions and their German and international partners featuring innovations in keynotes and 5-minute presentations in a single day." (The International Summit at the Place and Date the Digital Age began, science-match.tagesspiegel.de/digital-future/digital-science )
For more details, visit the event website: Digital Science Match at Digital Future 2017