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Presentation of the BigDataGrapes project at the 15th Conference of Agricultural Economy of Greece

As the interest for the development of the agricultural sector and rural areas in general is a common goal for those involved in agricultural economy and policy, the Conference of Agricultural Economy of Greece is the place where to present all the new possibilities in the field, created by today’s digital age.

This year, the 15th Conference of Agricultural Economy of Greece was held on 1-2 November, 2018, at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Presentation of the BigDataGrapes project at 12th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems

The ACM Recommender Systems conference (RecSys) is the premier international forum for the presentation of new research results, systems and techniques in the broad field of recommender systems. Recommendation is a particular form of information filtering, that exploits past behaviors and user similarities to generate a list of information items that is personally tailored to an end-user’s preferences.

Presentation of BigDataGrapes at the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture 2018

When GFIA was launched in 2014 at the invitation of the Abu Dhabi government, it leveraged partnerships with 40 powerful organisations including the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the World Bank, that wanted a platform to show the world how technology gives us the only real chance of feeding nine billion people without destroying the environment.

Presentation of the BigDataGrapes project at the Software approaches for managing Big Data workshop

The European Big Data Value community has been gathered on the 14-16th of May, 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria in an event organised by the Big Data Value PPP, with the twofold objective of strengthening collaborations among community members and increasing the visibility and awareness about the PPP in East Europe in general, and Bulgaria in particular.

The event, which was preceded by two days of workshops and parallel sessions for PPP projects and BDVA members, has been involved relevant keynotes from Bulgaria and the EC.