To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the foundation of the School of Computer Science and Technology, Professor Guoren Wang was invited to give a talk in our school on Mar. 4, 2019. He is a professor of Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT). The title of his talk is "Big Data 2.0: Data Computing in Future". The talk was presided over by Prof. Genlin Ji.
This talk mainly introduces the state-of-the-art of big data computing and discusses the development trend of big data in the future. This talk firstly reviews the background of big data computing, including batch brocessing, stream computing and other big data computing platforms. Then look forward to the next generation of big data computing technology, i.e., Big Data 2.0. Professor Wang analyzed the characteristics and challenges of the new generation of big data computing systems, then introduced the development trend of data computing in the future from three directions, including batch fusion, cross-domain processing and edge computing.
The whole academic talk was in a humorous atmosphere, which gave great academic edification and enlightenment to teachers and students. In addition, Professor Wang also put forward many valuable suggestions on the construction of computer science in our college.
Professor Guoren Wang is a professor and doctoral supervisor of Beijing Institute of Technology, member of the discipline evaluation group of the state council, distinguished professor of Cheung Kong Scholars of the Ministry of Education, recipient of the China National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists, and vice chairman of the database professional committee of the Chinese computer society. His main research interests include: graph data management, big data computing technology, bioinformatics, etc.