School of Business and Economics


Alan Turing, Bletchley Park and the origins of Big Data

Sir Dermot Turing, Public Lecture on his uncle’s work at Bletchley Park, the origins of the machinery approach to code-breaking, and how this developed at Bletchley.

Building a Billion Dollar Business through Data and Social Virality

Andrew Fisher, Executive Chairman Shazam, Public Lecture

The Web: Wisdom of Crowds and a Long Tail

Ricardo Baeza-Yates, VP for Yahoo! Labs (Europe & Latin America)

The Connected Jungle and the Digital Tree

Professor Tom Jackson, Inaugural Lecture, Loughborough University

Managing Public Access to Information in the Digital Age

Dr Louise Cooke, Centre for Information Management launch, Loughborough University

What can you do with Big Data?

Professor Tom Jackson, Taster Lecture for prospective MSc students

Why Information Systems Fail

Professor Guy Fitzgerald, Centre for Information Management Launch, Loughborough University