Dr. Xiaoyong Du, a Professor in Renmin University of China (RUC), his research interests includes database system, big data management and analysis. He is the director of Key Laboratory of Data Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Ministry of Education of China. He serves the director of the academic committee of School of Information in RUC, the executive director of China Computer Federation (CCF), and the director of CCF Technical Committee on Databases. He is also an expert member of the National Key Research and Development Program “Cloud Computing and Big Data”, a deputy leader of big data standardization working group of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China. He serves Associate Editor-in-Chief of the journal “Big Data Research”.
Prof. Xiaoyong Du gave a talk in Room #109 in Mingli Builiding of the school on March 12, 2018. The title of his talk is “Data Centric Computing-Based Data Management”. The talk was hosted by Professor Genlin Ji.
With the development of big data and cloud computing, we have entered the era of data centric computing. The topic of this talk includes the analysis of data centric computing, the characteristics of data, system and application scenarios, etc.
Finally, Prof. Du proposed some ideas on the development of database.
After the talk, Prof. Du had a discussion with the audiences and answered their questions in details. This talk provides much inspiration for the audiences.
Besides, Prof. Du also attended the consultative conference on discipline development. He proposed some constructive suggestions on the discipline construction of the school.