What’s the big deal about Big Data?
Big Data is set to create a Revolution that will transform how we live, work and think. Join
best-selling author and leading academic, Viktor Mayer-Schönberger for an ITU Talk and a revelatory exploration of the hottest trend in technology and the dramatic impact it will have on the economy, science and society at large.
Friday, 3rd October from
11.00 to 12.00
Where: ITU Headquarters - Room A
ITU Guest:Professor Viktor Mayer
Viktor Mayer-Schönberger is Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation at the Oxford Internet Institute / Oxford University. He is also a faculty aliate of the Belfer Center of Science and International Aairs at Harvard University. In addition to the international bestseller “Big Data” (co-authored with Economist journalist Kenn Cukier), Mayer-Schönberger has published ten books (including the awards-winning “Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age” with Princeton University Press) and is the author of over a hundred articles and book chapters on the information economy.
Moderator: Reinhard Scholl