Elena Poughia
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Elena Poughia

Elena is the Managing Director of Dataconomy Media GmbH and the Founder & Head Curator of Data Natives, Europe’s largest data science conference. She has a multidisciplinary background with studies in Economics and Modern and Contemporary Art from British Universities. She has worked for established galleries and pioneering institutions and co-founded an Art Events Company (2012) and an Independent Art Publication (2014) before moving to work for Dataconomy. She is particularly committed to supporting women by helping them become established in tech professions.

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Data Natives is teaming up with FTR4H as an official community partner for their healthcare alliance at SXSW. Sign up today for our US tours to become a part of this journey. What happens when you combine knowledge of Big Data, AI, Machine Learning and Blockchain with innovations in the

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2018 has brought a new focus to the careers, excellence and issues of working women, and this extends into the fields of tech and data science. As we approach the Women in Data Science (WiDS) conference on March 5, 2018, it is important to take a moment and reflect on

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Artificial IntelligenceInterviews

Karol Przystalski is the CTO and founder of Codete, a company specializing in IT consulting and implementation of innovative solutions for businesses. Karol obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, and has worked as a research assistant at Jagiellonian University in

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Artificial IntelligenceEducationFeatured

Artificial Intelligence has the potential to greatly improve and change education systems across the world. There is a strong possibility for artificial intelligence to be used to help teachers effectively streamline their instruction process and to help students receive much more personalized help that is specifically suited to their strengths

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Data NativesEventsNews

A global community of data science and technology enthusiasts will gather in Berlin in November for the third Data Natives conference. Europe’s premier event for the data-driven generation, Data Natives is the meeting point for some of the greatest minds in data science, technology, and business. More than 1500 people

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History of Bitcoin
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The money in your pockets has three basic traits – it’s tangible, centrally regulated and easy to counterfeit. Bitcoin is the exact reversal of it. Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency that operates independently without banking institutions and the government meddling into its affairs. There’s nothing physical about it – it’s all

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Sónar+D
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Sónar+D, the congress dedicated to creative technologies which will take place in Barcelona on June 14, 15, 16 and 17, announces today the program for its 2017 edition. The congress will bring together more than 100 activities, 180 speakers and around 5,000 accredited professionals from 2,100 companies and 60 countries.

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Data NativesEventsTechnology & IT

About us We are Europe’s leading media & events portal serving techies and entrepreneurs with in-depth insight, cutting-edge research, and established thought leadership on data-driven technology. We’ve worked on creating and cultivating a strong community of data enthusiasts both online and offline. Our Values & Goals: We pride ourselves in

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Amal Graafstra is a double RFID implantee, author of the book RFID Toys, and TEDx speaker. His interest in biohacking, RFID, and NFC began in 2005 as a simple solution to a problem. He wanted easy access to his office. He explored biometric options only to find they were too

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Xavier Dammanis is an entrepreneur working on a new form of association that enables the Internet generation to fund communities in full transparency: Open Collective. He founded Tribal in 1999, a site that gathered student content from around Belgium that was published in a 30,000-circulation magazine distributed nationwide to high schools.

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