Addressing Societal Challenges with Big Data

Monday, April 16, 2018 -
09:30 to 17:00
DIKU, Universitetsparken 5, Auditorium 1, 2100 København Ø

At this year’s DABAI conference, you will meet the people of DABAI – the largest big data center in Denmark – and you gain insight into how big data analytics can create value for industry and society and become a key to better education, improving health care, reducing fraud, new strategies for addressing flood risk challenges etc.

After the official programme there will be networking, drinks and snacks.


Preliminary Programme

(The programme will be completed in February)


09.30 Registration
10.00 Welcome
Head of Department Mads Nielsen, DIKU
10.05 Presentation of DABAI
CEO Professor Ole Lehrmann Madsen, DABAI, The Alexandra Institute
10.20 Big Data analytics, innovation and growth seen from a business/societal perspective
Invited speaker TBA
10.50 Project 1
Company/agency/municipality/university TBA
11.10 Coffee break
11.25 Project 2
Company/agency/municipality/university TBA

SKATs data strategy and the perspectives of big data analytics
Invited speaker TBA

12.05 Lunch
13.05 Project 3
Company/agency/municipality/university TBA
13.25 Project 4
Company/agency/municipality/university TBA
13.45 Big Data Driven Business Development - challenges and perspectives
The Alexandra Institute

Coffee break


Project 5
Company/agency/municipality/university TBA

14.40 Panel debate (prepared questions from moderator and the audience)
The panel will consist of company/agency/municipality/university representatives
15.10 Coffee break


15.30 Project 6
Company/agency/municipality/university TBA


15.50 Big Data Game
A game including the audience


16.20 Close of conference
Head of Department Mads Nielsen, DIKU


16.30 Networking, drinks and snacks


Registration fee: DKK 200. Members of DABAI may sign up for free.

Deadline for registration: 6 April 2018

Conference fee includes full day programme and catering. Your registration is binding and your conference fee will not be refunded in case of cancellation.



If you have any questions or changes concerning your participation in the conference, please contact Tina Virenfeldt Kristensen, Communications Officer at the Department of Computer Science,


The annual DABAI conference 2018