Distinguished Speaker Program

About Event

Date of Event- 3 December 2020

Venue- Google Meet

A great speaker can make the difference between a good event and a WOW event. Distinguished Speaker Program is an excellent way to educate the students and technical staff along with increasing their knowledge on various topics and get their questions answered by industry experts in the field. Considering the increasing need for Big Data in the IT field, “Taming Big Data” is a topic that excited not only the students, but even the teachers.


Our main motive was to help students understand what Big Data is, what is the need of it in data analytics. How to tame Big Data and tap into big insights that will enable you to take advantage of market opportunities, International Institute of Information Technology Department of Information Technology Distinguished Speaker Program International Webinar on- “Taming Big Data” ( I 2 IT ACM ITSA) 3 rd December 2020 deliver an exceptional customer experience, and give your customers the right products when, where, and at the price they want.

Event Details

The event was graced by highly qualified, ACM Distinguished Scientist and ACM Distinguished Speaker, Professor Athman Bouguettaya. He is Head of School of Computer Science, IEEE Fellow, and Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.The entire discussion consisted of our guest answering queries regarding Big Data, about existing technologies and the need of it in the IT industry. The trend toward specialized analytics that are tailor-made for special types of data is already accelerating. For example, analytics with algorithms for textual understanding are already being used to pore through the vast streams of tweets and e-mails produced each day to look for such things as terrorism threats and shifts in the way that a product is perceived.


This event was a team collaborated effort of all the students and teachers of ITSA and ACM Student Chapter of I 2 IT. All the students worked very hard and endlessly to conduct events at such a level. Also, with students all the teachers worked untiringly, helping and guiding the students at each and every step. Truly Distinguished Speaker Program was an example of great teamwork, unparalleled determination and a beautiful execution! Today's Distinguished Speaker Program with highly qualified ACM speaker amongst us, we had our many questions answered by them.