Day 1:
8:30-9:30 Registration
9:30-10:00 Opening
10:00-11:00 David Hand - Imperial College London and Winton Capital
Big data: past, present, and future
11:00-11:15 Yike Guo - Imperial College London
Introducing the Imperial College Data Science Institute
11:15-11:30 Coffee
11:30-12:30 Driss Ouazar - ENIM Rabat
Data and/or Big Data, Knowledge, and Modelling of Water Systems - Reality, Expectations, (Un)Certainty?
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-17:30 Peter Richtarik - University of Edinburgh
Algorithms for Big Data Convex Optimization
17:30-18:00 British Council
Research Funding in the UK.
18:00-19:00 Networking with Posters

Day 2:
9:00-10:00 Tomasz Duczmal - Experian
It's a great time to be a geek!
10:00-10:30 Coffee
10:30-11:30 Mark Roulston - Winton Capital
Big Data in Finance: Forecasting a changing world
11:30-12:30 David Van Dyk - Imperial College London
Big Data and Complex Modeling Challenges in Astronomy and Solar Physics
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-17:30 Mike Osborne - University of Oxford
Big model configuration with Bayesian optimisation and Bayesian quadrature
19:30 Dinner

Day 3:
9:00-10:00 Mark Briers - QinetiQ
A practitioner's guide to Big Data
10:00-10:30 Coffee
10:30-11:30 Sofia Olhede - University College London
Limiting Behavior in Large Networks
11:30-12:30 Giovanni Montana - King's College London
Big Data in Bioinformatics: Mapping the Genome to Learn about the Brain
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-17:30 Chris Anagnostopoulos - Imperial College London
Streaming data analysis
17:30Close