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Training | IADS Big Data and Analytics Summer School 2018

Date:  23 July – 3 August 2018
Venue: University of Essex 

The Institute for Analytics and Data Science is running its fourth annual Big Data and Analytics Summer School this Summer 2018. Join leading academics, data scientists, and engineers from around the world to explore the latest in computer science.

With course providers and speakers attending worldwide, immerse yourself and network with influential data science leaders from organisations including Microsoft, BT, Siemens, Micro Focus, Celtra, and more.

Our great value ticket prices include a variety of courses, recommended pathways, certification, exclusive attendance to keynote events, access to our unique IADS Speed Dating event, and all-inclusive tickets to our Evening Reception and Formal Dinner.


We accept applicants from all levels and experience of computer science and data analytics. Whether you are just exploring the field, or have advanced practice, we have a range of introductory, intermediate, and advanced courses to suit your needs. You can view the full programme on our website here. You can create a one or two week programme that’s completely personalised based on your interests.

How to apply

Head over to our website where you can fill out a short application form. Once accepted, we’ll give you a detailed course list, enrolment form, and payment instructions to confirm your place. Spaces are allocated on a first come first serve basis. There are discounts for University of Essex students, staff, and alumni, and you can use Proficio training funds too.

Registration closes on Thursday 19 July 2018 at 5pm GMT.


If you have any queries, contact our IADS Executive Officer, Shaaba Lotun, who is always happy to help! iadssum@essex.ac.uk