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Data Talent Scotland 2016

Posted on January 27, 2016

The Data Lab, MBN and WeAreTheFuture have joined forces to launch Data Talent Scotland 2016; a collider event bringing together 150 postgraduate data science students and 200 data enthusiasts, 11 universities and 50 businesses from across Scotland.

The event will connect new data talent and education with industry providing businesses with a fantastic opportunity to access the best of Scotland’s data science talent and education.

Developing links with universities and students can be a time consuming process. The event will, for the first time, provide unique access to a large cohort of data science talent from across 15 courses delivered by 11 Scottish universities. In addition, each university delivering a course will attend and exhibit, providing the opportunity to connect directly with course directors.

The event will take place on Wednesday 16th March at the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh. Free transport will be provided for students from all around Scotland, to ensure everyone has access to this opportunity.

We also have a range of exhibitor and sponsorship packages available for organisations that would ike to participate. To find out more, please choose from the options below:

Startup Exhibitors

SME Exhibitors

Company Exhibitors

Sponsorship packages

This is the first time an event like this is organised in Scotland, and we are sure it will build bridges between industry and data talent, and support in building a stronger Data Science community in Scotland. We look forward to seeing you there!

For more information on the event please visit: www.datatalentscotland.com

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