Big Data & Cohorts

Conférence-table ronde « Big Data et santé. Enjeux de santé publique, défis et opportunités », le 8 octobre 2015, Hôtel-Dieu, Paris

Le 8 octobre 2015, l’Université Paris Descartes (Université Sorbonne Paris Cité) et Supélec Numérique, Centrale Numérique, Supélec Santé, l’Université Paris Descartes et l’Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris coorganisent une conférence-table ronde « Big Data...   Read More

Big Data and depression: Twitter as an early warning signal?

Munmun De Choudhury, et al, researchers from Microsoft Research, Redmond, USA have published last July 2013 a paper in the jounal of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), pdf available without any...   Read More

Big Data and Gastroenteritis: Twitter in pole position

The website of the French Sentinelles network of GPs at Inserm published last Jan 2 a statement foreseeing an upcoming gastroenteritis national outbreak in the next weeks : “according to our predictive model based on...   Read More

Big Data: shortcuts

Forbes has published last September an article making the story of Big Data short. This paper gives time lines for this new fashionable momentum on Big Data. Gil Press, the author, wrote that it started...   Read More

Big Data in Health: myths or facts?

Last August 2010, Google CEO Eric Schmidt, said to Readwrite, that “There was 5 exabytes of information created between the dawn of civilization through 2003, but that much information is now created every 2 days,...   Read More

Big Data in Health: threat or opportunities?

A seminar on health data was held at the French Parliament, last Thursday. Discussions were often more open than health data themselves. Many speakers, when aknowledging progress made in data access, in particular those coming...   Read More