Roaming through Big data

Roaming through Big data

Big Data Week 2014

Big Data Week is a global network of events around the Big Data which takes place from 5 to 11 May 2014 . In this context, a "Roaming through Big Data" will be held on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 , from 14h to 19h, at CETIC . This event is organized in collaboration with the Mundaneum coordinating the initiative for Wallonia, Belgium.

Date: 6 May 2014

Event: Technical Workshops 


Data Science 

Contact : Stéphane Mouton

Big Data has become one of the major IT challenges of this decade. The data processing including mass invaded the speech and literature of the sector Information Technology and Communication (ICT).
To better understand this data revolution and see how to take advantages of it, just join us for a roaming through Big Data with the help of our partners during an event organized as part of the Big Data Week. This event will present the three main characteristics of Big Data, but also addressmore transversal aspects and conclude on use cases and feedbacks... maybe yours?


14h00 Accueil : Damien Hubaux (CETIC) and Delphine Jennart (Mundaneum)
14h15 Introduction to Big Data: Stéphane Mouton (CETIC)
14h30 The 3 V of BigData
14h30 - Volume : Eric Charles (DataLayer)
14h55 - Velocity : Andy Petrella (NextLab)
15h20 - Variety : Fabrice Estiévenart (CETIC)
15h45 Pause
16h00 Transversal aspects of BigData
16h00 - Data quality: Dominique Orban (REVER)
16h25 - Impact on IT infrastructure : Hughes De Pra (Cisco)
16h50 - Legal aspects of Big Data: Philippe Laurent (MVVP)
17h15 Pause
17h30 BigData use cases
17h30 - Exploitation and use case (1/3): Michel Mans (Trasys) - Predictive maintenance
17h55 - Exploitation and use case (2/3): Laurent Kinet (Swan Insights)
18h20 - Exploitation and use case (3/3): Frédéric Jourdain (INFOPOLE Cluster TIC) - BigData User Group
18h45 Conclusions: trends and issues: André Blavier (AdN)
19h Networking drink


Bâtiment Eole - 2ème étage
Rue des Frères Wright, 29/3
6041 Gosselies


Registration is free. However, for practical questions of organization, please confirm your participation to


This event is in French.

This event take place in the context of Big Data Week, in coordination with Mundaneum and with the participation of AdN and INFOPOLE Cluster TIC.