Day 3 program updates

Day 3 program updates

Due to a late breaking work obligation, the 10:25 session on Quantifying Bias in Machine Learning by Elliott Church will be cancelled.  It is being rescheduled for the next meeting of the West Michigan Data Science and Analytics MeetUp. Because of this, David...
Unlocking Big Data

Unlocking Big Data

Data science is an important tool that can help researchers tackle challenges ranging from mobility and health to public safety and education. But having access to information comes with great responsibility, so researchers at the University of Michigan are working to...
Big Data Ignite Press Release

Big Data Ignite Press Release

For Immediate Release October 30, 2019 Contact: Elliott Church, Big Data Ignite Co-Founder and Co-Director elliott@bigdataignite.org, 616-848-5188  Local and industry leaders bring big data conference to West Michigan  The Big Data Ignite conference, now in its fourth...
Igniting Big Data at Grand Valley State University

Igniting Big Data at Grand Valley State University

  This is a guest blog by Edward Aboufadel, Associate Vice President, GVSU Over the past few years, Grand Valley State University (GVSU) has launched several educational programs in big data, of interest to adults seeking new knowledge or career reinvention, as...
Plan your time at BDI 2019

Plan your time at BDI 2019

If you look at the online program for Big Data Ignite 2019 you will see that each session includes a little + icon.  If you click on that icon, you can add the session to your very own personalized Big Data Ignite planner.  The first time you will be asked to create...
Workshop Day FAQ

Workshop Day FAQ

Big Data Ignite is pleased to be offering 5 workshops on Monday. Causal Inference: Using Expert Knowledge to Inform Interventions Felix Elwert | University of Wisconsin – Romnes Professor of Sociology and Biostatistics An Intro to Deep Learning with Multi-layer...