Call for Industry Contributions

Be part of our conference

Have you implemented Big Data and/or Advanced Analytics in your organization? And would you like to present your results at a key Data Science event in Central Europe? Then contact us with your proposal for an industry contribution to the 1st International Data Science Conference in Salzburg, Austria.

We want to hear about your experience with data pipes, scalable infrastructures, data mining, predictive analytics, and the value you have created with Data Science. Submissions of contributions on any practical use of Data Science are welcome, for example:

  • Storage Systems
  • Data Curation
  • Programming Methods
  • Machine Learning
  • Visualization
  • Digital Business
  • Industrial Internet
  • Security and Safety
  • Social Good
  • Project Methods
  • Operations and Delivery
  • Team Building
  • Education and Training
  • Business Models


Is this for me?

Your proposal can be from any industry, either in our focus areas of Engineering, Manufacturing, Retail and Social Good, or in any other field where data innovation plays a valuable role. What we are looking for is real experience from committed organizations, showing your approach to solving existing problems or enabling new business models.

How to submit

There are two ways to submit your proposal for an industry contribution:

  1. Directly to the Industry Track Program Chair
    John A. Thompson (
  2. Through the iDSC EasyChair site:
    under "Industry Track"


Please keep in mind the following dates when submitting your proposal:

Proposal: Industry Contribution Abstract: February 15th, 2017
Final Submission Industry Contribution: May 31th, 2017
Conference: June 12th – 13th, 2017