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Industry Delegation from Chandong Province, China, Visits BBDC

A delegation from the province of Chandong, China, visited the Berlin Big Data Center on August 24th to learn about the Center’s activities and on-going research.

The delegation comprised of 29 high-level representatives from regional heavy and machine industry – among them executives from the Shandong Heavy Industry Group and the Shandong Shifeng Group.

Dr. Chen Xu, BBDC senior researcher and fellow countryman, introduced the guests to the topic of Big Data Management, in particular to BBDC’s work with Apache Flink and its use cases in the industry.

The Chinese visitors also had the opportunity to learn about the work of the Smart Data Forum where the event was hosted. After a short presentation on the forum’s national and international activities the delegation explored the Smart Data Forum’s showroom.