Data Science DK Conference

Danish Center for Big Data Analytics driven Innovation -

Come experience leading Danish data scientists on recent progress in algorithms, machine learning and visualization for data driven innovation at the annual DABAI Conference.

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 9:00-16:00

Place: DTU, Anker Engelundsvej 101 A, Glassalen, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby

Organizer: DABAI


Deadline for registration is 15 March 2017!



 9:30     Welcome

Professor Bjarne Kjær Ersbøll, Head of Department, DTU Compute

 9:35 Data Series Management: The Next Challenge

Professor Themis Palpanas, Dept. of Computer Science, Paris Decartes University

 10:15 Efficient algorithms for flood risk analysis

Professor Lars Arge, Dept. of Computer Science, Aarhus University

 10:40 Coffee break
 10:55 Data analytics - Evidence of learning and learning behavior

PhD Student Niklas Hjuler & Professor Stephen Alstrup, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen

 11:20 Visual analytics
Professor Kaj Grønbæk, Dept. of Computer Science, Aarhus University
 11:45 Matrix factorization with application to student performance prediction

Post doc Dang Ninh Pham & Professor Christian Igel, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen

 12:10 Lunch
 12:55 Machine learning as a service - what can be automated?

Professor Lars Kai Hansen, DTU Compute

 13:20 Danish Business Administration - case story

Post doc Allan Grønlund, Dept. of Computer Science, Aarhus University

 13:35 Semantics and sentiment in a small language

Senior researcher Finn Årup Nielsen, DTU Compute

 13:50 Young scientist presentations
 14:30 Coffee break
 14:45 Young scientist presentations
 15:30 Deep learning

Professor Ole Winther, DTU Compute

 16:00 Goodbye


Wed 29 Mar 17
9:00 - 16:00


DTU Compute



Anker Engelundsvej 101A


2800 Kgs. Lyngby