Faculty Development Programme on Data Sciences

(8th to 12th November 2019)
organized by

Data Analytics Lab, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad with the support of
AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy Programmes

Venue: Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad (IIITA)
(As a part of celebration of IIIT-A beyond 20 by 2020)

Welcome to Faculty Development Programme on Data Sciences

About the Programme
  • Data science is a multi-disciplinary area that uses scientific methods, algorithms and systems to extract hidden knowledge and insights from data (Structured and Unstructured). It is the study of where information comes from, what it represents and how it can be transformed into a valuable resource in the creation of business and IT strategies. Mining large amounts of structured and unstructured data to identify patterns can help an organization in many ways. Data Science is confluence of mathematics, statistics and computer science disciplines, and incorporates techniques like machine learning, cluster analysis, data mining and visualization. Hence, it is important to bring awareness among researchers & academicians and train manpower on data sciences to do innovative research work, projects, and create knowledge base.

Objectives of the Programme

  • To disseminate the knowledge of data sciences among students, researchers andacademicians.

  • To provide conceptual understanding of how data sciences can be used to innovate and improve business processes.

  • The create awareness and interest in this technology among students, and researchers.

  • Train manpower in the field of data sciences to fulfill the growing necessity of various organizations.

  • To focus on providing the researchers and students insight of overall components of data science.

About Data Analytics Lab, IIIT Allahabad

  • Data Analytics Laboratory under Department of Information Technology, IIIT- Allahabad is established with the vision to solve the data sciences and big data related challenges faced by the individuals, Government and Non-Government organization & industries. Various research areas in the field of Data sciences is identified and research is initiated to fulfill the data analytics requirements. Data Analytics Lab is started to provide necessary infrastructure to the students of IIIT-Allahabad to carry out their research in the field of data sciences.