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“Big Data – beyond the hype and delivering value,” Insight’s Dr Edward Curry presents to ICT network.

For immediate release


Insight’s Dr Edward Curry will speak about Big Data to an international ICT network tomorrow.

Dr Curry’s presentation, entitled “Big Data: Beyond the Hype, Delivering Value” will explain Big Data technology and how it is transforming industry and society to members of the IDEAL-IST project.

IDEAL-IST is an international ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) network, with more than 65 ICT national partners from EU and Non-EU Countries. It assists ICT companies and research organizations worldwide wishing to find project partners for a participation in the Horizon 2020 program of the European Commission.

“It is a great honour for Insight to be invited to train the ICT National Contact Point Network on the topic of Big Data,” Dr Curry said. “It is significant that Insight is being recognised as an authoritative and leading source of Big Data expertise, research and innovation by this network.”


Notes to the editor

The Insight Centre for Data Analytics is the largest of the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) funded research centres. With 350+ researchers, it is one of the largest data analytics research institutes in Europe. Insight undertakes high impact research in data analytics that has significant impact on industry and society

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Publication Date: 
Wednesday, 27 January, 2016