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Development and spread of information and communication technologies (ICT) have enabled advent of new types of information devices connecting the Internet, such as smart phones and wearable devices, and made it possible to accumulate digital information on events in the real world. Disclosure of enormous amount of data gathered at the central as well as local governments are growing in significance as "open data" used by individuals and private companies. For an effective approach to utilize huge amount of data or Big Data, 'Data Science' is now attracting active interest.
The present "Global ICT Summit 2014" , the seventh in a series, is intended to discuss, along with the main subject "Data Science Carving Out the Future Society" , how we can take advantage of a vast variety and amount of data for creating new businesses and future societies. Executives of leading companies and government policy makers will be invited from both inside and outside Japan to the meeting as speakers and discussants.

Title Global ICT Summit 2014 "Data Science Carving Out the Future Society"
Date 2014, June 9iMon.j-10iTue.j
Venue Nikkei HalliOtemachi, Tokyoj
Organizer Nikkei Inc., The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
Admission Admission FreeiPre-registration requiredj


Special Sponsors

  • cisco
  • NEC
  • IBM
  • fujitsu


  • dassault


Nikkei Hall@1-3-7, Otemachi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, JAPAN