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Published by Afterschool.my on Dec 15, 2016, 05:14 pm
International University of Malaya-Wales in partnership with Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) successfully organised a Big Data Science and Applications Seminar.
Speaking for the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation was the Head of Big Data Analytics Programs, Nur Azreena Azizan who explained to the delegates the main roles of MDEC in bringing the country closer to realising its aspirations of becoming a digital nation. Part of the role MDEC plays includes creating the ecosystem, setting-up environments conducive to start-ups, as well as working with enterprises and companies who are looking to adopt Big Data Analytics.
Their efforts include driving up BDA adoption and talent by working with companies, institutions and governments worldwide.
Other topics presented by world-renowned speakers and researchers were as follows:
The panel speakers strongly advocated the importance of big data and called for greater awareness of how big data analytics helps organisations harness their data and use it to identify new opportunities.