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Highlands and Islands DataFest19 Fringe

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Highlands and Islands DataFest19 Fringe

From March 11-15, Highlands and Islands Enterprise is hosting a week of Fringe events for the region as part of Scotland-wide DataFest19, developed by The Data Lab Innovation Centre.

With the support of partners from industry, academia and the public-sector there will be a week-long series of events to showcase the opportunities of data science and artificial intelligence. Events will be informative and provide a platform for networking and inspiration to embrace opportunity.

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The Highlands and Islands Fringe for DataFest19 will include:

• Executive launch – On Monday 11 March we will launch DataFest19 Fringe by exploring the global opportunity presented by Data Science and AI and how this is regional relevant.

• Get Real – A talk featuring real data science and AI projects taking place across the Highlands and Islands right now in our business and communities.

• Data Talent Pipeline – Find out about local programmes helping individuals to develop data analytical skills and how business can develop staff, recruit and get involved.

• Training Events – Know your Business Better with Data

• Seminars on Blockchain and Distribute Ledger, Sensors and the Internet of Things, Computer Vision, Machine-learning and AI.

• School events – Events to showcase what a data career looks like, and inspire the data leaders of the future.

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