Every year, data science experts, practitioners, and enthusiasts are known to flock to a variety of exciting and informative conferences around the world.  At these conferences, experts and luminaries in the field of data science will congregate to share experiences and ideas and inspire their colleagues in the industry. There are many interesting conferences scheduled for this summer, and these are our top picks.  

The Australia Sports Analytics Conference – Melbourne

The Australia Sports Analytics Conference in Melbourne will take place on the 4th of August. It will offer over 30 presentations with 3 key tracks that attendees will be able to choose from, with the 3 tracks being Sports Teams/Leagues, Brands/Fans/Engagement, and Sports Technology/Data Science. Ultimately attendees will have many options for finding presentations of interest revolving around analytics in sports.

TDWI 2017 – Anaheim

AUGUST 6—11, 2017

The TDWI Anaheim conference is one of the leading events for analytics, big data, and science training. It takes place from August 6th to August 11th at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California.


KDD 2017

AUGUST 13 – 17, 2017

KDD 2017 is a premier interdisciplinary conference bringing together researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, large-scale data analytics, and big data.

SSTD 2017 – Washington D.C.

AUGUST 21-23, 2017

The 15th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases will convene in Washington D.C. from August 21st to the 23rd at George Mason University. It will discuss the newest developments in spatial and temporal databases and related technologies.


Big Data and Analytics Innovation Summit – Shanghai

SEPTEMBER 6-7, 2017

The Big Data and Analytics Innovation Summit in Shanghai will take place on the 6th and 7th of September and will cover the latest innovations and strategies in the business applications of big data and analytics. It will also feature talks from data and analytics experts from companies such as Adidas, Alibaba, and Chery Jaguar Landrover.


However, if you couldn’t get enough Data Science after these summer conferences, we look forward to meeting you in Berlin for the third annual Data Natives

Data Natives – Berlin

NOVEMBER 16-17, 2017

Data is part of our new cultural identity, transforming the way we communicate, learn and interact. Data Natives is the meeting point for industry experts, entrepreneurs, tech and business professionals to inspire each other and disrupt the status quo.

The third edition of Data Natives will welcome over 2,000 attendees and more than 80 speakers across the spectrum of the most exciting of technology today


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