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Big Data Management, Technologies and Analytics

Master's degree. Face-to-face.

Management & Faculty

2nd EDITION
UPC School

Academic management

  • Abelló Gamazo, Alberto
    Doctor in Informatics from the UPC. Lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC. Teaching at both undergraduate and official master's degree level (Master in Innovation and Research in Informatics - Data Mining and Business Intelligence). UPC coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus Doctorate in Information Technologies for Business Intelligence - Doctoral College. He has worked as a consultant with SAP, HP and the WHO, among others.
  • Romero Moral, Óscar
    Doctor in Informatics from the UPC. Lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC. Teaching at both undergraduate and official master's degree level (Master in Innovation and Research in Informatics - Data Mining and Business Intelligence). UPC coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree in Information Technologies for Business Intelligence. Researcher in the field of data and information management, in which he has published more than 50 publications in conferences and international journals. He has worked as a consultant with SAP, HP and the WHO, among others.

Teaching staff

  • Abelló Gamazo, Alberto
    Doctor in Informatics from the UPC. Lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC. Teaching at both undergraduate and official master's degree level (Master in Innovation and Research in Informatics - Data Mining and Business Intelligence). UPC coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus Doctorate in Information Technologies for Business Intelligence - Doctoral College. He has worked as a consultant with SAP, HP and the WHO, among others.
  • Aluja Banet, Tomàs
    Lecturer in the Department of Statistics and Operations Research at the UPC. Coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus Master's programme in Data Mining and Knowledge Management at the UPC, head of the LIAM (Laboratory of Information Analysis and Modelling), and a member of the inLab FIB - the laboratory of the Barcelona School of Informatics for the development of ICTs. He has authored more than 50 articles published in scientific journals and studies. He has worked as a statistical consultant for La Caixa, TNS-Sofres AM, the Statistical Institute of Catalonia, and Barcelona City Council, among others.
  • Batlle Maymó, Adrià
    Computer Engineer. Venture Builder Director at InnoCells (by Banco Sabadell)
  • Belanche Muñoz, Luis Antonio
    Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at the UPC. Teaching on the Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, specializing in Computation, on the Master's Degree in Innovation and Research in Informatics, specializing in Data Mining and Business Intelligence, and on the Master's Degree in Artificial Intelligence.
  • Berbegal Castelló, José
    Computer Engineer by the UPC. He has worked for more than 10 years in different companies in the security and defense sector. He currently works at Proytecsa Security S.L., a company dedicated to the development of EOD (explosive ordnance disposal) robots, acting as the development manager of the software department.
  • Berral García, Josep Lluís
    Major in Informatics Engineering (2007), Master in Computer Architecture (2008), and Doctor by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, speciality in Computer Sciences (2013). His research focuses on data mining and machine learning applications, also automatic management of data-centre environments. Currently he is a post-doc in the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (2014 - today). Previously, he's been working in the "High Performance Computing" research group (HPC-UPC) (2007-2009), the "Relational Algorithms, Complexity and Learning" research group (LARCA-UPC) (2009-2013), and in the industry at Systelab Technologies (2014). His principal interests are Machine Learning, Data Mining, Artificial Intelligence, and Cloud Computing.
  • Bilalli, Besim
    Doctor de Ciencia de Computación por la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) y Poznan University of Technology. Máster en Ingeniería Informática por la Sapienza Universita di Roma. Ingeniero en Informática por la Universidad de South-East European University. Su ámbito de investigación se sitúa en el área de Data Mining, Data pre-processing, Meta-learning.
  • Cebrián Chuliá, Antonio
    MSc in Artificial Intelligence from the UPC. He has 15 years of experience developing software in telecommunications and Internet companies. He has exercised its task of Data Scientist at companies such as Telefonica, Tuenti, Softonic. Currently works as a freelance for CoinFi a Hong Kong company in the space of cryptocurrencies.
  • Delicado Useros, Pedro Francisco
    Professor in the Department of Statistics and Operative Research at UPC. Author of more than 35 international papers, his research topics include unsupervised learning (principal curves, clustering, multidimensional scaling), functional data analysis (spatial dependence, principal components) and applications (Demography, Bioinformatics). He has collaborated as a statistical consultant with SEIF-88 (clinical trials) and AQU-Catalunya (sampling).
  • Deulofeu Aymar, Joaquim
    Degree and PhD in economics. Quality implementation consultant. Associate professor of the Business Organisation Department of the UPC.
  • Escribano Cambronero, Marc
    Ingeniero Superior en Informática por la Facultad de Informática de Barcelona (UPC). Máster en BigData Management & Analytics por la UPC School of Professional & Executive Development. Actualmente Head of Data & Analytics Manager en Desigual. Anteriormente Business Intelligence Manager en Desigual, Business Intelligence Analyst en Finconsum "la Caixa", Consultor Business Intelligence. Ponente en eventos nacionales e internacionales explicando cómo posicionar un data warehouse con datos real-time en el centro de una organización multinacional.
  • Gali Reniu, Ferran
    Head of Technology at Trovit, where he leads Big Data projects in an online company that aggregates more than 200M classified ads, and serve more than 2M user per day. He studied Computer Science at the FIB-UPC, and right now he is collaborating with the University of Barcelona creating a new Master on Big Data Engineering.
  • García del Poyo Vizacaya, Rafael Emiliano
    Abogado y socio responsable en España del Dpto. de Derecho de las Tecnologías de la Información y de la Propiedad Intelectual del despacho de abogados Osborne Clarke. Es además secretario y letrado asesor de Consejos de Administración de varias compañías tecnológicas y está reconocido por los directorios internacionales Best Lawyers y Chambers Europe como un profesional líder en las áreas de tecnología, medios de comunicación y telecomunicaciones, tanto en el ámbito nacional como europeo. También actúa como árbitro y mediador ante diversas instituciones arbitrales.
  • Giaconi, Rossana
    Licenciada en Estadística y Licenciada en Administración y Dirección de empresas por la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Actualmente, es Jefe de Proyectos de Analytics en el Departamento de Modelización de la empresa de consultoría AIS - Aplicaciones de Inteligencia Artificial, especialista en modelos de Riesgo de Crédito. Ha participado como formadora en numerosos cursos de Riesgo de Crédito y Modelización en entidades de crédito nacionales e internacionales.
  • González Alonso, Pedro
    Computer Engineer by the UPC. Master in Innovation and Research in Computer Science from UPC specializing in Business Intelligence and Knowledge Discoverer and Master in Business Administration at ESADE. Currently, he works as Analytics and Big Data architect in a startup company linked to the health sector.
  • Gutiérrez Torre, Alberto
    Licenciado en Ingeniería Informática por la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Máster en Investigación e Innovación en Informática con mención en Data Science por la UPC. Actualmente es estudiante de doctorado en el grupo de Data-Centric Computing en el Centro Nacional de Supercomputación en el Barcelona Supercomputing Center. Su foco se centra en la aplicación de Machine Learning sobre datos con características temporales (series temporales) y en streaming. Trabajó en la creación de la plataforma TextServer para el grupo de investigación TALP de la UPC.
  • Jamin, Emmanuel
    Doctor in Informatics from Paris XI University. Research engineer in many European projects in the domain of the Semantic Web (SevenPro, IntelLEO, Neon, KHRESMOI). Currently, CTO of Open Data Consulting.
  • Jovanovic, Petar
    PhD in Computer Science from the University of Belgrade. MSc in Computer Science from the UPC. PhD student IT4BI-DC (Information Technologies for Business Intelligence Doctoral College) at the UPC and the Free University of Brussels. His research is in the area of Business Intelligence, bigdata Management systems and distributed databases.
  • López Miralpeix, Miguel
    Computer Engineering by the UPC and Diploma in Business by the UOC. Enterprise Architect of Oracle Consulting working on the deployment of Big Data Architectures in large clients both locally (Caixabank, Gas Natural Fenosa, etc.) and internationally (Banco Santander Rio in Argentina, CIMB in Malaysia, Generalli in Italy, etc.) . He leads the Oracle Barcelona Big Data Competence Center. He has collaborated in the teaching of the official MIRI master's degree.
  • Montornés Solé, Jordi
    Computer Engineer by the UPC. He has worked since 2004 in companies like Caixa Catalunya, HP and Vueling. Since 2011 he's focused on Mobile development, both in the server and Android.
  • Nadal Francesch, Sergi
    Computer Engineer by UPC. Master IT4BI (Information Technologies for Business Intelligence). He has worked as a consultant and researcher in BI and Big Data to Incubio
  • Pradel Miquel, Jordi
    The holder of a degree in computer engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). In 2005 he founded Agilogy, a company specialising in the agile development of custom-made software, where he helps combined teams from Agilogy and the client to successfully implement agile software development methodologies in technologically complex and rapidly changing environments, using functional programming and Scrum, Kanban and XP techniques, among others.
  • Queralt Calafat, Anna
    Doctor in Informatics from the UPC. Senior Researcher in the Storage Systems group at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, working on management, sharing and reuse of large amounts of data. She was previously a lecturer and researcher in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC.
  • Romero Moral, Óscar
    Doctor in Informatics from the UPC. Lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC. Teaching at both undergraduate and official master's degree level (Master in Innovation and Research in Informatics - Data Mining and Business Intelligence). UPC coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree in Information Technologies for Business Intelligence. Researcher in the field of data and information management, in which he has published more than 50 publications in conferences and international journals. He has worked as a consultant with SAP, HP and the WHO, among others.
  • Sánchez Hernández, Germán
    Doctor en Automática, Robótica y Visión por la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Miembro activo del grupo de investigación GREC (con varias publicaciones en journals), colaborador académico en ESADE. Jefe de proyectos en AIS - Aplicaciones de Inteligencia Artificial. Interesado en aprendizaje automático, big data, razonamiento cualitativo y geomarketing.
  • Torrent Moreno, Marc
    Telecommunication Engineering from the UPC. Doctor in Computer Science from the University of Karlsruhe in Germany and Executive MBA from ESADE Business School. He has participated since 2001 in several research projects in various fields of ICT, as part of various companies and universities in Europe and USA (British Telecom UK, NEC Deutschland, Mercedes-Benz R + D USA, the University of California, Berkeley and Ficosa International). Currently, he is Director of the unit Big Data Analytics in BDigital-Eurecat and director of the Center of Excellence in Barcelona Big Data promoting the culture of data and providing innovative solutions to market.
  • Torrents Poblador, Pere
    Operations Manager Conector Startup Accelerator
  • Touma, Rizkallah
    MSc in Information Technology for Business Intelligence (IT4BI) between the Free University of Brussels (ULB), Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) and François-Rabelais University of Tours (UFRT). Degree in Computer Science from the University of Damascus, Syria (2007). Currently, researcher with the Storage Systems Group in Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC).
  • Varga, Jovan
    MSc in Computer Science from the UPC. PhD student IT4BI-DC (Information Technologies for Business Intelligence Doctoral College) at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and the University of Aalborg. His research is in the area of Business Intelligence and Semantic Web.
  • Vázquez Alcocer, Pere-Pau
    PhD in software by the UPC. Currently, he has an associate professor position at the UPC. He currently teaches undergraduate and master courses at UPC. He has previous experience teaching undergraduate and master courses in other universities such as the University of Nuremberg, the University of Girona, the UOC, or the University of Vic.
  • Verdejo Álvarez, Gabriel
    Ingeniero en Informática por la UAB y Diploma De Estudios Avanzados (DEA). Posgrado en Gestión de la Innovación por la UPC. Ha trabajado en varias empresas del sector TIC y de la innovación. Desde el 2010 soy el Responsable del Laboratorio de Investigación y Desarrollo a la UPC (RDlab). Tengo una amplia experiencia profesional en el apoyo, gestión de la investigación (proyectos nacionales y europeos) y la transferencia de tecnología/resultados con centros de investigación y el mundo empresarial.
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INFORMATION 2018-19 EDITION

Next course:
October 2019

Credits:
60 ECTS
(318 teaching hours)

Timetable:
Monday  18:00 to 21:00Wednesday  18:00 to 21:00Friday  18:00 to 21:00
Taught at:
Facultat d'Informàtica de Barcelona (FIB)
C/ Jordi Girona, 1-3
Barcelona

Registration fee:
8.500 €

Language of instruction:
Spanish

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