They include Venture Capitalists that provide risk funding to data start-ups; incubators that support their growth; research institutes that enable innovation; training organisations that provide the right skills; and public regulators such as the European Commission that can have a big influence on the development of the sector through for instance its data protection directives.
Idalab is data science consultancy at the frontiers of advanced analytics and strategy, customising AI algorithms and mathematical models to build powerful data tools. The company funded within the ODINE incubation programme, supporting startups and Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) that build sustainable businesses around open data. (source: ODINE, http://opendataincubator.eu/category/idalab)
Barcelona Technology School is a leading education project that empower the next professionals that will transform the digital industry. Our mission is to provide the tech ecosystem with the professionals, covering the gap bwtween talents and the demand of the digital industry.
ABIS Training & Consulting provides high-level technological ICT services for large and medium size enterprises. The main activity is training based on specialized ICT knowledge.
Particular interest is given to courses on databases and data management (SQL, Oracle, DB2, MySQL) with recent emphasis on Big Data and Analytics (Hadoop, Spark, Python, R, MongoDB, Tableau, SAS, ...).
Dataconomy is the leading portal for news, events and expert opinion from the world of data driven technology. Founded in Berlin, a hub for data science innovation, we provide a global network of industry-renowned contributors and local communities all across Europe. We focus on industry giants and disruptive startups alike, looking at only the most interesting applications of data technology.
Dataconomy Media GmbH is an internationally recognised press organisation, registered with the DVFJ.
The Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS is Fraunhofer’s “data institute” and one of the most renowned research institutions in the data science area, with an extremely strong track record in data mining, machine learning, semantic technology and information retrieval research, and its applications to big data analytics, enterprise information integration and media analytics, supported by professional software engineering and project management.
We are Austria's leading research center for Data-driven Business and Big Data Analytics.
Big Data CoE Barcelona is a centre driven by Eurecat Technology Centre, the Goverment of Catalonia, the Barcelona City Council and Oracle that builds, develops and provides tools, data sets and value-added Big Data capabilities to enable organizations on defining, testing and validating Big Data models before its final implementation.