“Imagine if the whole human race had been looking through one eye for all of our existence and, all of a sudden, scientists gave us the ability to open up a second eye. You’re not just getting more information, more data; you’re literally getting a whole new dimension. You’re getting depth and perspective, 3D vision. That’s what Big Data is, not simply more information but a new way to see or extract meaning from a sea of information. Simply put, Big Data is giving us a brand new way to see things.”
- Gary Casham – Microsoft
- Ian McCleod – WA Museum
- Tim Heighfield – Researcher
- Kevin Vinsen – SKA Project
- Bryan Boruff – UWA
- Paul Farrell – NGIS
Date: 23 April, 2013
Time: Doors open 5:30pm, Presentations from 6:00 pm
Rubix Bar & Cafe
334 Murray Street
Format: A handful speakers, 10 mins each, usual rules.
Registration: Attendance is free, but for catering purposes we need you to register!
We can’t hold these events without the help of the greater Geocommunity, so if you want to get involved let us know! This event brought to you by the Perth GeoRabble team and Landgate