Silicon Valley Comes to the UK (SV2UK) – Speaker Event on Big Data


On Thursday 7 November 2013, a select group of industry experts and leading entrepreneurs will share their visions and perspectives on ‘Big Data’.

The panel, supported by Silicon Valley Comes to the UK (SV2UK), will explore industries estimated to hold trillion-dollar opportunities over the next ten years through the use of data. The event will also showcase companies that are leading this ‘revolution’ and highlight the potential impact on areas such as education and financial inclusion, among others.

Speakers include:

  • Megan Smith, Vice President, Google X
  • David Hornik, General Partner, August Capital
  • Julie Hanna, Chairperson, Kiva
  • Suranga Chandratillake, Founder, Blinkx

Tickets are available here , free for students.

If you are interested in helping out as a volunteer for the event please contact: Tessema Tesfachew (tt368) or Kia Kavoosi (kk520).