‘Observatories and data analytics for Web Science’ – Keynote speech by Professor Dame Wendy Hall

Abstract Over the last 25 years the Web has evolved into a critical global infrastructure. Since its emergence in the 1990s, it has exploded into hundreds of billions of pages that touch almost all aspects of modern life.

Welcome to the 1st ACM Europe Summer School on Data Science

The 1st ACM Europe Summer School on Data Science will take place in Athens on July 13-19 2017. Young Computer Science researchers will have the opportunity to attend courses in the topics of Data Science, Data Management and Analysis, Machine Learning, Big Data, Security and Privacy, etc.

The results of the selection process will be announced on 16 June 2017

Due to the very large number of applications received, evaluation of the relevant material is still in process. Notification of acceptance is postponed until Friday, 16 June.

Important Dates

All prospective students should submit their application online before the 7th of June. The Committee will review the applications and select the participants by the 16th of June.


The members of the 1st Europe Summer School program committee are ACM and ACM Europe leaders as well as experts from the scientific community.

Organizers and Sponsors

The School is organized and sponsored by the ACM organization, the ACM Europe Council,  Athena Research and Innovation Center and the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.