DataFest News

Data Talent 22 – It was so good to be back!

Our Head of Skills, Heather Thomson gives a summary of our Data Talent 22 student recruitment event that took place on 15th March 2022. Wow! What an exciting day yesterday as The Data Lab – Innovation Centre returned to Glasgow with our first in-person #DataTalent22 since 2019. There was such a buzz and sense of

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Win the chance to exhibit at Data Talent 2022

Are you actively recruiting? Data Talent is Scotland’s largest in-person showcase bringing together fresh talent from across Scotland with organisations in the public, private and third sector actively recruiting for a variety of roles in the field of data science and AI. If you are looking to recruit data professionals soon, we are offering your

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Data Talent speakers announced

Data Talent 2022 speakers announced

We are delighted to announce our keynote speakers for Data Talent 2022: Tim Campbell MBE, Jamie Hepburn MSP and Manira Ahmad, Public Health Scotland. Data Talent, Scotland’s biggest data and AI recruitment event returns to in-person in Glasgow next month. Public Health Scotland’s Chief Officer Manira Ahmad will kick off the event with her keynote

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Attract the best and brightest graduates at Data Talent

For organisations looking to recruit new talent, join us on 15 March in Glasgow at our first in-person event of the year: Data Talent 2022. Data Talent is Scotland’s largest data and AI talent showcase where employers can recruit their ideal candidates. Data Talent 2022 Exhibiting at Data Talent allows you to reach graduates and

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Who was speaking at Data Summit 2021?

This year, Data Summit was a one-day event, taking place on Wednesday 24th November at The Balmoral, a luxury hotel in Edinburgh. We were excited to be running a hybrid (part virtual, part live) event, with a very small number of tickets to attend this wonderful event location in person.  The virtual elements of the event

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Data Summit 2021

#DataSummit21 Scotland’s biggest and best data & AI event, Data Summit is fast approaching and will be taking place on 24th November at the luxury and intimate Balmoral Hotel from 9-4pm. In-person tickets are SOLD OUT although FREE virtual tickets are still available and will be closing at NOON on 23rd November, be quick and

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Exhibit at Data Talent Today

Are you looking to build your team, scale your capabilities and develop new fresh insights with tomorrow’s data scientists? Data Talent could be the perfect event for your organisation to attend. It’s an opportunity to meet the best and brightest data and AI graduates while networking at the cutting edge of the field. As well

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Showcase Your Projects and Ideas at DataTech

Get Involved in DataTech Data Tech #OurFuture happened in May, and I think it went really well – thanks in no small part to our fantastic host, Gemma, and of course our speakers, panellists, and showcase presenters. We’ve been busy behind the scenes looking at what we can learn from our first event that can

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DataFest21 - Data Tech 18 May 2021

DataFest21 Our Future speakers announced

We are delighted to announce the exciting line-up of speakers for Our Future, the first DataFest21 themed weeks of events. Our speakers include Robin Winsor – a highly influential futurist who is known for being both a playful and provocative agent of change – who will be discussing the role of artificial intelligence in the

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