BYTE will be hosting our project final conference on Capturing the benefits of big data and addressing legal, ethical and social challenges. The conference will include policy-makers, large industry, academics, civil society organisations, SMEs and legal experts. It will focus on the following priority areas for big data practice in Europe:

  • Smart cities
  • Healthcare
  • Environmental data
  • Data ethics
  • Industrial innovation

The event will showcase BYTE findings and feature presentations by experts in urban transportation, genomics, geo-spatial data, open data and linked data. We have secured the following speakers from the UK and Europe:

  • Accenture Tech Labs
  • Flanders Make
  • Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Open Data Institute / Devon County Council
  • Transport for London – and others

Participation is free and open to anyone! Please register (here).
The draft programme is available (here).

A limited number of travel bursaries are available for the event. If you wish to apply for a bursary, please contact

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Amba Hotel, Marble Arch, Central London