Under the slogan “AIR. WATER. EARTH. DATA.“ nugg.ad, a company of Deutsche Post DHL and Europe’s leading specialist in digital target group marketing and brand engagement measurement, will host the DATA DAYS 2014 on October 1st and 2nd in Berlin. The international, English-speaking conference will holistically and controversially examine the latest trends in the world of data as well as its impact on society.
Ilana Rolef, Marketing and Communications Director at nugg.ad who is in charge of the Data Days Conference 2014 says to Startupbusiness: “We are happy to launch the Data Days Conference for the second time in Berlin – the vibrant and avant-garde centre for all things Startup in Germany. Over two days, the conference provides controversial panel discussions with international speakers, hosts seminars and workshops to delve deeper into various Data topics, and offers the chance to network with the international Data scene. As part of our “Data Pioneer Competition”, we let data-driven startups showcase their ideas and provide the winner with the opportunity to become part of the nugg.ad ecosystem”.
On the first day of the conference, distinguished experts will offer exciting insight and controversial discussions in the four tracks “Algorithms & Predictions“, “Automation – What the Future Holds“, “Data-Driven Applications vs Ethics and Policies“ and “Applications & Society“.Reiner Hoffmann, Chairman of the German Confederation of Trade Unions (DGB), Matthias Ehrlich, President of the BVDW, Dr. Jana Moser, Investment Manager Marketing & Classifieds Division at Axel Springer SE, Volkmar Uhlig, CTO and Founder at Adello, Joëlle Frijters, CEO and Co-founder of Improve Digital and Noelle Sio, Senior Data Scientist at Pivotal, are just a few of the already confirmed speakers at DATA DAYS 2014.
Next to deepening workshops and seminars on the latest data-based business ideas of the future, the Data Pioneers start-up competition will be held on the second day of DATA DAYS 2014. Here, start-ups and inventors will be given the chance to present their data-driven business ideas. The best start-up will be awarded the prize Data Pioneer 2014 and will – if it fits into the nugg.ad ecosystem – receive financial assistance and further support via an exchange of know-how and goal-oriented development projects.
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