The conference will be held as part of the research project "ABIDA – Assessing Big Data". ABIDA is an interdisciplinary four-year research project on Big Data funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) which investigates the development of Big Data in the subject areas of law, ethics, economics, sociology, and political science from a socio-scientific perspective to identify options for action for the future.
The conference shall serve as a platform to present first results from the project and link expert communities and stakeholder groups. Specialists from the research-relevant expert groups will report on different topic areas and exchange their opinions in panel discussions.
The conference is free of charge, but please register for the event. (05.01.2016)