Speaking at the launch of the new BSc in Data Science at DCU, Una Halligan, Chair of the Expert …

In an increasingly technology-driven world, we are inundated on a daily basis with data that, at first glance, appears too complex to decode.  Data analytics allows us to mine and harness these rich seams of information for insights that can improve our lives in a myriad of ways – helping businesses understand customer behaviour, improving healthcare at personal and global levels, feedback to enhance athlete performance, helping science and research unlock the secrets of our universe, detecting and preventing cyber attacks or fraud, and creating smarter cities and countries. The Expert Group on Future Skills Needs, which advises the Irish government on current and future skills needs of the country, reports that there could be an estimated 21,000 potential job openings in Big Data and Analytics skills by 2020.  …


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