The Department of Economics Mathematics and Statistics at Birkbeck College, in collaboration with the Birkbeck Institute for Data Analytics organises a one-day conference on the themes of Big Data Analytics and its applications to Economics. The rationale is to bring together researchers from statistics, applied mathematics, computer science, finance and economics to enhance the research environment and encourage cross-disciplinary collaboration both within Birkbeck and with the wider community of scientists and users.

The conference is funded by Birkbeck, University of London.

Monday, 5 June, 2017
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Room B01
Clore Management Centre
Birkbeck, University of London

Conference programme

11:00 Welcome. R. Radice, Birkbeck Dept. of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics

11:10 S. Wright, Birkbeck, Dept. of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics

11:40 G. Mastrobuoni, University of Essex, Dept. of Economics

12:10 Roundtable discussion

12:30 Coffee/lunch break

13:10 A. Provetti, Birkbeck Institute for Data Analytics

13:20 R. Maull, University of Surrey, Dept. of Digital Economy

13:50 P. Powell, Dean of the BEI School

14:00 E. Damiani, Etisalat British Telecom Innovation Center, Abu Dhabi

14:30 Roundtable

14:50 Tea and networking

Registration is free but required. Please click here to register.


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