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Lecture on Data Science

Saturday, 15 February 2020 - 3:00pm to Sunday, 16 February 2020 - 4:45pm
Lecture Series
Title: Data Science and Big Data : challenges and opportunities for the Information Professionals of Bangladesh

  • Meaning, definition, history of Data Science
  • Why data science and why now?
  • Big Data and Data Science
  • Practical implications and example from industry perspectives
  • The data in Data Science, ‘Datafication’
  • Use of Data science in library/information centres
  • Necessary skills for data science/scientist
  • Job opportunities
  • Ethical aspects of Data Science
Resource person: Mr. Mohammad Sharif ul Islam, Assistant Professor, ISLM, DU

Date: 15 February 2020 
Time: 3 - 5 pm (entry start from 2:30pm)
Venue: Bengal auditorium (Gyantaposh Abdur Razzaq auditorium), House 60 Rd No. 7A, Dhaka 1209

Registration Fee:
Student: Tk.300
BALID Member: Tk.500
Official: Tk.1000
Online registration closes: 11 February 2020

Online Registration