Tech events

Upcoming events

DataDive 2018

17-18 November, 2018 – London, UK

We are delighted to invite you to take part in a DataDive on Saturday 17th - Sunday 18th November in London! We would be thrilled to have you spend the weekend donating your time, skills and energy to help FOUR fantastic data for good projects.

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European Women in Technology

28-29 November, 2018 – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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IEEE Globecom

8-13 December, 2018 – Abu Dhabi

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AAAI

28-29 January, 2019 – Honolulu, Hawaii

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Past events

Spark + AI Summit Europe

2-4 October, 2018 – ExCeL (Exhibition Centre London)

Come and listen to Anna Bladzich and Adam Davidson at this summit. Anna Bladzich and Adam Davidson from the Big Data Group in Research Tech at Elsevier will give a talk about the recommendation engine built for Science Direct articles. The approach of this talk will involve augmenting a collaborative filtering algorithm with a novel machine learning technique to produce a significant improvement in user engagement with the recommendations.

Adam DavidsonAdam Davidson

Adam has been a senior data engineer with Elsevier for 2 years, having worked in consulting roles for the previous 5. Adam works with Spark on a daily basis across a range of recommender systems and feels very fortunate to be working at the interface of enterprise production systems and cutting-edge machine learning techniques.

Anna BladzichAnna Bladzich

Anna is a senior data engineer at Elsevier. She has been a Scala developer for 4 years, working for start-ups before joining the world of research. Anna is passionate about the community and actively champions diversity in technology at Elsevier. On daily basis Anna works on various recommendation systems utilising the latest research in data science and machine learning.


Informatics Europe

7-8 October, 2018 – Gottenburg, Sweden

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International Semantic Web Conference

8-12 October, 2018 – Monterey, United States

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HackerX

6 September, 2018 – Elsevier Oxford office

We're very excited to announce that Elsevier's Oxford Tech Hub will be hosting HackerX on Thursday, 6th September. This is a great opportunity for software engineers to meet us and other innovative companies.

HackerX breakHackerX at Elsevier

HackerX at Elsevier

The UX Crunch: Elsevier - Delivering design in large organisations

14 August, 2018 – Elsevier London AlpaBeta office

We discussed how to go about designing and delivering UX for large organisations. What is the agency model, what is in the in-house model and can designers shape not only the product and service but the organisation as well?

UX CrunchUX Crunch

Hashicorp Meetup

Tuesday, July 17 – London, UK

Join Elsevier as we host Hashicorp Meetup on 17 July at 6.30pm Huckletree, Finsbury Square, at our Alphabeta offices. Where Christian Roche will be talk about HashiCorp Nomad cluster on AWS.

Hashicorp

Women of Silicon Roundabout

June 26 – London, UK

Hear from Mendeley's Managing Director - Gaby Appleton on how you can overcome imposter syndrome. Recording will be available soon.

Gaby Appleton at Mendeley