Data Science Meeting

Data Science in the Big Data Era: From Research to Action​

20 April 2015, 17:00 - 20:00 
Shenkar Building, Lev Hall 
Data Science Meeting

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17:00-17:30 - SESSION 1

Poster Session & Refreshments


17:30-19:00 - SESSION 2

Greetings by Prof. Joseph Klafter, President, Tel Aviv University 

Introduction of the Data Science Center by Prof. Yaron Oz, Dean, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences, Tel Aviv University

Speakers from the Data Science Industry


19:00-20:00 - SESSION 3

Panel Session of Data Science Researchers from Tel Aviv University and Discussion



List of Talks

  1. e-Bay Israel | Mr. Alex Zhicharevich, Data Science Tech Lead, e-Bay IL
    “Data Science at e-Bay Israel”

  2. EMC | Dr. Yael Villa, General Manager and CTO, Israel EMC Center of Excellence
    “The Data Science Activities at EMC”

  3. RSA | Dr. Eyal Kolman, Principal consultant, RSA Israel, The Security Division of EMC
    “The Data Science Activities at RSA”

  4. GE | Prof. Shai Dekel, Principal Scientist Global Research GE & Visiting Associate Professor, School of Mathematical Sciences, TAU
    “Big Data Analytics for the Industrial Internet”

  5. Google | Prof. Gal Chechik, The Computational Neurobiology Lab., Gonda Research Institute, BIU and Google Research
    “Data Science at Google: Turning Data Into Knowledge and Actions”

  6. Broadcom | Mr. Jacob Mendel, Senior Director, Cyber Security CTO Office
    “Big Data – Cyber Security Challenges and New Opportunities”

  7. IBM | Dr. Pavel Kisilev, Lead Scientist, Professional Interest Communities Co-Chair
    “Big Challenges in Big Medical Data”

  8. Intel | Dr. Shai Fine, Principal Engineer (PE), Advanced Analytics at Intel Corporation
    “Intel’s Data Science Activities and Interests”

  9. Microsoft | Mr. Hanan Shteingart, Senior Data Scientist – Azure Cybersecurity – Microsoft Israel R&D Center, copied
    “Data Science at Microsoft”

  10. Samsung Electronics | Ms. Rutie Adar, Head of Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center, Israel
    “Data Driven Development (D3) for Mobile Health”


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