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Thu 16 Feb 2017 15:00

Big Data Europe SC6 Hangout - “Insight into Virtual Currency Ecosystems” (By making use of Big Data Technology)

The fourth Big Data Europe Societal Challenge 6 webinar will be held on 16 February 2017.

It is organised by CESSDA and the theme of the webinar is "Insight into Virtual Currency Ecosystems” (By making use of Big Data Technology)". The speaker will be Dr. Bernhard Haslhofer who works as a Data Scientist at the Austrian Institute of Technology.

This talk will :
– (I) briefly introduce virtual currencies and their technical characteristics,
– (II) present a selection of analytics features and describe their technical implementation,
– (III) and then focus on the computational (Big Data) challenges with building such a platform.
– (IV) Finally, it will point out some possible future research directions.

Find out more and register for the webinar on the Big Data Europe website.

Visit the Big Data Europe website to find out more about the project.