Introduction to Big Data
May 29, 2021 - June 03, 2021
Schedule via Zoom:
May 29, 2021
8:30 am – 11:30 am
June 1, 2021
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
June 3, 2021
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
*Fireside Chat with Mario Domingo*
Early Eagle Rate:
May 17, 2021
The amount and scope of the data we generate everyday has continued to exponentially grow with our dependence on technology and digital solutions. Our current traditional methods of capturing and analyzing data may no longer be applicable for this “big” data. Managing and processing this “Big Data” will be crucial for tactical and strategic decision making.
This course is for those new to Data Science and interested in understanding “Big Data” and its history. The course will explain “Big Data” Concepts including the new tools and roles. Case studies and real-world “Big Data” problems and applications will also be included.
After the course, you will be able to:
Understand the history and impact of Big Data to business;
Explain the basics of big data;
Differentiate between big data and non-big data; and
Appreciate the required skills and process to collect and process big data.
- The Dilemma of Data and the Impact of Social Media, IoT and Search Engine
- A History of Big Data
- Big Data and Data Science Terminologies
- The “V’s” of Data
- Big Data vs. Non-Big Data Problems
- Typical Big Data Architectures
- An Introduction to Big Data Analytics
Mr. Mario Domingo is the Group CTO of Chi-X Asia-Pacific Holdings, Ltd, a Hong Kong conglomerate of market centers operating equities exchanges in Australia and Japan. He is also president of Chi-X Global Technology Philippines, Inc. A low-latency, high-frequency trading platform technology and operations FinTech company he built from the ground up. Today, over USD$1.5 Billion in trades are managed by the highly regulated system and is the only one of its kind in the Philippines.
He is the founder of several technology companies in Singapore and the Philippines in the areas of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Analytics. He is also the founder of DARC Labs, an AI-healthcare tech R&D center where they work on imaging and genomics diagnostics.
He is the Director of the Ateneo Institute for Digital Enterprises where he helps share his knowledge in digital transformation and innovation. He has helped several companies through their Digital Transformation over the years.
He spent many years in Telecom and the Defense and Manufacturing Technologies in the United States.
Mr. Charles Benedict Chan is the General Manager of Neural Mechanics handling the company’s diverse set of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning based products.
He started his professional career in Globe Telecom as a Business Management Associate and eventually moved on to become a Senior Product Manager handling Value Added Services and Convergent Services for Globe Broadband. He then transferred to Singapore to work for Procter and Gamble as a Regional Assistant Brand Manager handling multi-million dollar brands such as Pantene shampoos and Joy Dishwashing. He has also experience working for smaller, struggling brands including Braun beauty and grooming, and Fairy Dishwasher Tablets.
Mr. Chan earned his Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the University of the Philippines – Iloilo Campus.