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Big Data and Data Science from a European Industry Perspective
Carme Artigas, Co-Founder and Partner | Synergic Partners
Big data and data science are not only revolutionizing the way in which companies process and analyze information but are also transforming business models. But are they developing at the same speed and in the same way all over the world and in all sectors? What is the maturity level of big data and data science in Europe?