20/3/2017 - 24/3/2017

DataFest 17 (Scotland, UK)


DataFest17 is week long festival of data innovation with events hosted across Scotland from the 20th to the 24th of March 2017. Scotland is a melting pot of data innovation and the festival will further catalyse activity across the country and showcase Scotland’s leading role in data on the international stage.‚Äč

Why attend?

DataFest brings a Data focused international event to Scotland for the first time, providing opportunities to learn from renowned international speakers, case studies & best practice, while offering an unprecedented networking platform for interacting with local & international talent, industry, academia & data enthusiasts.

With not long to go until the pioneering week-long data science festival, DataFest17, two more high profile speakers have been confirmed. Hilary Mason, former chief scientist at bitly and founder of Fast Forward Labs in New York, and Nuria Oliver, former scientific director at Telefonica who holds a Ph.D. from the Media Lab at MIT and is a Fellow of the European Association of Artificial Intelligence, will attend the Edinburgh event.a

Find out more on the event page here.