Public Lecture

Denise Anthony: “Big Data, CyberSecurity and Healthcare”

Venue: The School of Medicine Building, Britton Smith Foundation Lecture Theatre – 6:30pm

A reception will be held in the Atrium prior to the lecture at 5:30pm

Denise Anthony is Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives, and Professor and past-Chair (2007-11) in the Department of Sociology at Dartmouth College....

Big Data 175: "What is Big Data and Why Does it Matter?"

Paul Zikopoulos - IBM Data Analytics, Toronto: “What is Big Data and Why Does it Matter?” Venue: Goodes Hall Commons – 6:30pm. Paul C. Zikopoulos, is the VP of IBM's Competitive and BigData Analytics team. He is an award winning writer and speaker who has been consulted on the topic of BigData by the popular TV show “60 minutes”, advises various universities on their graduate analytics programs, and named to over a dozen “Experts to Follow” lists in social media.

Duncan Campbell: CRISP Annual Lecture

The 2016 CRISP annual lecture is on the 21st June 2016, 5.45pm. It will be delivered by Duncan Campbell, investigative journalist, author, and television producer. It is entitled "Big Data and Broken Law: Suspicionless Surveillance in a World of Ubiquitous Data".

Attendance is free but please register for tickets by emailing

The lecture takes place at the Teviot...