Bij het begin van 2015 kondigt het data- en visualisatievoorjaar zich prachtig aan in België: liefhebbers en professionals kunnen zich in de eerste helft van het jaar uitleven op liefst 5 conferenties van hoog niveau.
The Tableau Experience Brussels, 10 februari
Tableau is all about making data analytics fast, easy, beautiful, and most importantly – useful. Helping people gain insight into their data to solve unexpected problems is what drives us. During this event we’ll answer the question “What is Tableau?” and show you why we’re different from other business intelligence solutions. Stick around for happy hour and you’ll have a chance to get up close and demo Tableau for yourself.
Open Belgium 2015, 23 februari
Join Open Data Pioneers, practitioners, thinkers, researchers and entrepreneurs from all across Belgium to learn and discuss the next steps in this conference by Open Knowledge Belgium and the Open Belgium community.
News Impact Summit, 24 februari
After a successful pilot event in Vienna in October 2014, the News Impact Summit comes to Brussels, and will focus on new approaches and tools to cover the European Union, with a strong emphasis on data driven approaches. In partnership with L’Echo and De Tijd, Storycode, the Association of European Journalists and the PressClub Brussels-Europe, this one-day event will feature high-level journalism professionals as speakers, from major broadcast journalists to Belgian print managers, from social media news editors to data journalism practitioners.
Data Summit Brussels, 5 maart
Open data, Big data, Smart data, Linked data. Data is the new oil for our economies. And you better have the right toolkit at hand. During this event, we present leading and cool tools to crawl, clean, convert, visualize and analyse data. And, we found this important, the tools are affordable for everyone. So, for all people interested in awesome data: data analists, data scientists, data journalists, open data evangelists, innovators, hackers, etc.
New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics, 10-12 maart
New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS) is an international biennial scientific conference series, organised by Eurostat, on new techniques and methods for official statistics, and the impact of new technologies on statistical collection, production and dissemination systems.
Data Harvest+, 8-10 mei
Dataharvest+, the European Investigative and Data Journalism Conference organised by Journalismfund.eu, Farmsubsidy.org and Wobbing Europe, is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe. Dataharvest 2015 will take place on Friday 8, Saturday 9 and Sunday morning 10 May 2015, with a pre-conference Hackaton on Thursday 7 May. Like the previous years, the conference will take place in the centre of Brussels.