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Cambridge Big Data Research Symposium | 26 November 2018

Cambridge Big Data Research Symposium

Date and Time: Monday 26th November, 09:00 – 18:00

Location: Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge University, Bateman Street, Cambridge, CB2 1LR


The Cambridge Big Data Strategic Research Initiative links together several hundred researchers across the University of Cambridge and beyond, to foster interdisciplinary collaborations in the fields of data science, data-driven discovery, and AI.


This Symposium will showcase cross-disciplinary research, and also highlight research challenges, with a particular focus on projects involving biosciences and clinical medicine.

Draft Programme Schedule:


09:00 – 09:30     Registration and Coffee

09:30 – 09:40     Housekeeping / Opening Remarks

09:40 – 10:40     Session 1: Physical Science

10:40 – 11:00     Morning Coffee Break

11:10 – 12:10     Session 2: Bio Sciences

12:10 – 13:10     Session 3: Early Career Session

13:10 – 14:00     Lunch and Poster Session

14:00 – 15:00     Session 4: AI in Healthcare

15:00 – 16:00     Session 5: Social Sciences

16:00 – 16:30     Afternoon Tea Break

16:30 – 17:30     Session 6: Humanities

17:30 – 17:40     Closing Remarks

17:40 – 18:40     Wine Reception and Networking

18:40     Meeting Closes




Academic Attendees

Registration for Academic Attendees is FREE but ESSENTIAL as places are limited. Please complete Registration HERE.


Industry and Other Non-Academic Partners

There is a Registration Fee of £50 for Industry Partners.  The Registration Fee includes admission to all seminars, copy of the programme, lunch, refreshments and a wine reception. Other meals or accommodation are not included.

Once you have completed your online Registration HERE, please complete your Payment HERE and email a copy of your payment confirmation or reference number to bigdata@mrao.cam.ac.uk.


Registration and Payment (Industry and Other Non-Academic Partners only) Deadline:

Friday 2nd November 2018, 23:55PM


Posted on 02/10/2018

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