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Open Data Camp Hyderabad - 2014

June 28, 2014 @ Indian School of Business

One day unconference for people working with data from various sectors to come together and share their projects and ideas.


Srini Raju Centre for IT and the Networked Economy (SRITNE) @ Indian School of Business in partnership with DataMeet group, is organising a one day unconference that brings together technologists, students, entrepreneurs and organisations who use data. We intend to create a platform to foster the exchange of ideas, challenges, solutions, projects that using data from India. Post the tremendous success of the ODC 2012 and ODC 2013, SRITNE @ ISB will be again hosting the event at ISB in June 2014.


What is Data Camp Hyderabad?

DataCamp will be a one day unconference at ISB, Hyderabad on June 28th, 2014. This will be a place for people who are working with data from many different sectors to come together and share their projects and ideas. Data is not just for technologists and researchers – journalists, government workers, designers, and NGOs all use or want data in some way shape or form and in India the challenges around getting data and using it are unique and require a dedicated platform to work out solutions. This includes looking at how to make data open so that it’s potential to create more accountability and transparency to improve policies and implementation of projects across industry, citizen sector organisations, and governance. This includes looking at how to make data open for increasing accountability and transparency for improving policies and project implementation in industry, citizen sector organisations, and governance.

Who is Organising?

The event was first organized in Bangalore by the DataMeet group. The second meet was co-organized by the DataMeet group and The Asia Analytics Lab at ISB, which is actively educating and promoting the use of Data Analytics and Visualizations. The upcoming event in Hyderabad is again organised by SRITNE @ ISB and the DataMeet Group.

Who Will Be Attending?

India has a growing group of people who are interested in data and we hope to have representatives from many different disciplines. We will be inviting organisations that use data analytics in their decision-making process, educational institutions that teach data–related courses, start-ups that are building cool products using data, NGOs that use data. We plan to create a confluence that would enable people who work with different aspects of data to come together and present their ‘adventures’ with data.


10:15 AM – 10:30 AM Welcome Address - Professor Galit Shmueli, Indian School of Business - Reema Gupta, Indian School of Business

10:30 AM –11:00 AM - Visual Insights of the World's largest Democracy ( 1951 to 2014 ): Ganes Kesari and Sravan Kumar, Gramener

11:00 AM – 11:30 PM - Session by Professor Shamika Ravi, Indian School of Business

11:30 PM – 12:00 PM - Opening data on Professor Galit Shmueli, Indian School of Business

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM - Open Government data Platform: India – D.P. Misra and Sunil Babbar, NIC

12:30 PM – 01:30 PM Box Lunch

01:30 PM – 03:30 PM Presentations (15 min presentation + 5min Q & A)

- A Social View to India Elections 2014: Madhu Jalan, Reva Maheshwari, Raghuram Lanka​

- Insights on Indian electoral Politics from Twitter: Sandeep Khurana, Indian School of Business

- Insights on Election Data: Prasanna Tantri, Indian School of Business

- Conveying meaning in data quickly is the focal point of Analytics: Chaitanya Sagar, Perceptive Analytics

- Effectiveness of Prison Reforms in improving rehabilitation of inmates – An Assessment: Reema Verma, Akbar Syed, Suresh Mandia and Priyanka Pargaonkar

*More presentation titles will be updated soon

03:30 PM – 03:45 PM Tea Break

03:45 PM – 04:45 PM Presentations Cont. (15 min presentation + 5min Q & A)

*Presentation titles will be updated soon

04:45 PM – 05:45 PM Competition on Data Visualization on Election Data

05:45 PM – 06:00 PM Closing Remarks – Reema Gupta, Indian School of Business


To register, please click this link


Indian School of Business Gachibowli, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh - 500 032


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