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FACTSHEET: Have you covered all your GDPR bases?

In 2018, on the 25th of May, a new European privacy law was adopted – the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR, as we’ve all come to know it. In the EU, the regulation has been adopted in all privacy laws at the local level. The law applies to any company that stores personal information

2020-03-21T18:18:26+00:00March 21st, 2020|Latest News|

Interview: Mentor and Computer Scientist on Data Skills Development

Rafael Alcalde is a seasoned mentor of entrepreneurs in Madrid. He is a computer scientist, but also has an extensive work experience in recruiting and consulting, which gives him a broader perspective in what it takes to start up – including finding the right talent for it. He is now specialized in bots, applying natural

2020-03-21T18:13:48+00:00March 21st, 2020|Latest News|

Data skills: more relevant than ever before

If, by any chance, you feel that the acquisition of data skills is getting obsolete these days due to a thriving nature of the cloud technology, then you would better stop and reconsider your viewpoint, as GoDataDriven Academy can prove otherwise. Giovanni Lanzani, Managing Director of the GoDataDriven Academy in Amsterdam, admits the ever rising

2020-03-21T18:06:30+00:00March 21st, 2020|Latest News|

How Spotify use Big Data

Spotify is the largest on-demand music service in the world. It has a reputation of pushing technological limits and using big data and machine learning to drive success. The digital music company with more than 100 million users, have been busy this year enhancing their service through several acquisitions. When a service have millions of

2020-03-16T12:07:31+00:00January 14th, 2020|Latest News|

Data Set Online Course

The Data Set Online Course is the final output produced by the project partners. The objective of the course is to provide a multilingual, interactive learning course enabling direct access to educational resources and skills development activities for entrepreneurs wishing to improve their skills in data generation, management and analysis. The Online Course is largely

2019-12-11T12:00:28+00:00December 11th, 2019|Latest News|

Government Collected Data and It’s Uses

Big data is a general term for the massive amount of digital information being collected from all sorts of sources collected into databases using various techniques. 2.5 quintillion bytes of data added each day to these databases with the majority of the world’s information collected in the last five years and with only 10% of

2019-10-24T15:12:10+00:00October 24th, 2019|Latest News|

Data Set project partner meeting no.2 – Spain

From the 30th to the 31st of May, 2019, the DataSET project consortium paid a visit to the birthplace of Cervantes, a World Heritage Site which transcends the 16th century spirit through its early Renaissance architecture – Alcala de Henares, Spain. With a warm welcome from the representatives of Universidad de Alcala, the consortium held

2019-09-18T11:33:32+00:00September 18th, 2019|Latest News|