Attendance to ‘Big Data & AI Congress’


The AXA Auditorium Barcelona held on 17th October the 5th Edition of the ‘Big Data & AI Congress’, the leading conference on Big Data and the exploitation of large volumes of data in the business sector. 

In this edition, Congress offered workshops (addressed to a technical profile), networking sessions in three parallel rooms and strategic and technologic conferences about trends and best practices of pioneering companies, technological innovations and their application and cases of success explained in detail. Some of the topics were:

  • Present and future of Artificial Intelligence and Data exploitation
  • Data culture and agility of the business environment
  • Equity and interpretation of Artificial Intelligence algorithms
  • Fields and pioneering applications (Strong AI)
  • Architectures, platforms and effective infrastructures for AI, among many other topics.

As an example, the ‘Data culture and agility in business environments’ conference given by Daniel González, Business Data Analyst at Eurecat, Lluís Anaya, Innovation and Data Director at CTTI. Government of Catalonia, August Mabilon, Partner of SDG, Miguel Romero, Director at SDG and Eric Baldellou, Head of Data Governance at Privalia, exposed which are the critical factors of success in organising people, processes and technologies to successfully implement flexible workflows from start to finish throughout a business and the roles and key interlocutions in the different departments to enhance human capital and succeed in the digital transformation of business.

‘Big Data & AI Congress’ is the meeting point for professionals, suppliers and companies that want to develop or are carrying out projects in the field of Big Data, Data Analytics, extracting data value & AI. 

IRIS Technology could not miss such an important event like this, so David Nettleton, Senior Data Mining Analyst, attended to the Congress representing IRIS Technology and as Deep Tech company and as a partner of the Rossini project, to learn about the pioneering topics in AI, meet interesting professionals and create relevant synergies. 

David Nettleton, Senior Data Mining Analyst at IRIS Technology