H. V. Jagadish

H. V. Jagadish
University of Michigan, EUA

Challenges and Opportunities with Big Data

There is great deal of buzz around “Big Data” these days. What is real? What is hype? What are the research issues thrown up for Computing research? This talk will overview the landscape.


H. V. Jagadish is Bernard A Galler Collegiate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Director of the Software Systems Research Laboratory, at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. After earning his PhD from Stanford in 1985, he spent over a decade at AT&T Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, N.J., eventually becoming head of AT&T Labs database research department at the Shannon Laboratory in Florham Park, N.J. Professor Jagadish is well-known for his broad-ranging research on information management, and has approximately 200 major papers and 37 patents. He is a fellow of the ACM (“The First Society in Computing”) and serves on the board of the Computing Research Association, and is the Founding Editor-in-Chief of the Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (since 2008).