KTU Big Data School ARCHIVE

KTU Big Data School is an international event focused on the development of knowledge and skills in the field of big data of scientists and experts from business. The event brings together the best specialists from all over Europe to share their experience with Lithuanian students and professionals.


About KTU Big Data School 2018

KTU Big Data School 2018 is both theoretical and practical scientific event aiming at updating participants about the most recent advances in the critical and fast developing area of big data, which covers topics such as big data and financial analytics, machine learning, big data processing, etc.
The event is concentrated towards deep theoretical background and improving skills during practical workshops.
The event will take place at Kaunas University of technology and is organized by the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. The sessions will be held at KTU Technology and Business Centre Santaka Valley.
There will be three sessions given by different experienced speakers involving lectures and practical tasks.
The event is addressed to Industry practitioners, Scientists, PhD students, postdocs and Master students.



Dr. Diego Jesus Garcia Gil (Granada University)
Dr. Salvador Garcia Lopez (Granada University)
Dr. Luca Citi (Essex University)
Dr. Kim Christensen (Aarhus University)

  • Big Data and Financial Analytics
  • Big Data Analytics Methods (Machine Learning)
  • Big Data Preprocessing

September 9, 2018: Registration

September 12, 2018: Fee payment
September 26 – 28, 2018: KTU Big Data School

The regular participation fee is 200 EUR
Participation fee for students is 100 EUR

The registration fee includes:

• attendance to the sessions and workshops (3 days)

• 2 coffee breaks every day of the school

• certificate of  attendance

The fee has to be transferred by September 12, 2018 to the following account:

Company title: Kaunas University of Technology
VAT reference number: LT119505811
Address: K.Donelaičio g. 73, LT-44249 Kaunas, Lithuania
Bank: AB SEB bankas
Bank code: 70440
Account: LT387044060003104481
Payment purpose (Necessary): “KTU Big Data School 2018”, Participant Name, Surname, (sub-account KO057).

Cancellations received before September 1, 2018 will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be granted for cancellations received after September 1, 2018.

The school will take place at KTU Santaka Valley (address: K. Baršausko st. 59, Kaunas, Lithuania).

KTU Santaka Valley is one of the largest research and business centres in Lithuania. The centre is open for Lithuanian and foreign research and educational institutions as well as business representatives.

Chairperson: Dr. Bronė Narkevičienė
Vice-chairpersons: Dr. Paulius Palevičius, Dr. Tomas Iešmantas
Coordinator: Gabija Celiešienė


Dr. Audrius Kabašinskas
Dr. Mindaugas Kavaliauskas
Dr. Kęstutis Lukšys
Dr. Jurgita Dabulytė-Bagdonavičienė

Dr. Diego Jesus Garcia Gil (Granada University)
Dr. Salvador Garcia Lopez (Granada University)
Dr. Luca Citi (Essex University)
Dr. Kim Christensen (Aarhus University)


Further information can be obtained by e-mail or phone.

Organizing Committee
Kaunas University of Technology
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science
Studentų st. 50–217
LT-51368 Kaunas
Phone: +370 37 300301, +370 67690573
E-mail: bigdata.school@ktu.lt



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