Archive for 2013

09
Dec
Synergic Partners, first european company associated with Columbia University
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  • Alliances . Big Data . Columbia University . Data Science . Talent .

Synergic Partners has recently taken a definitive step forward in its international expansion with an agreement with Columbia University of New York made by the founders of the technological consulting firm, Jaume Agut and Carme Artigas, on December 5, during their stay in the North American city. This year, Columbia University has opened the IDSE (Institute for Data Science and Engineering), an educational institution that has become a world leader in Big Data and Data Science. Its main objectives are to be a motor for research in Data Science, to equip itself with the best interdisciplinary faculty of Columbia University and to capture talent in the field, while at the same time maintaining a strong relationship with the industry. The…

20
Nov

Synergic Partners has recently announced its partnership with Global Data Excellence, company based in Geneva (Switzerland), with offices in France, Great Britain, the United States of America and the Middle East. For Synergic Partners, this agreement means relying on a new partner specialized in Predictive Governance & Data Excellence, which offers solutions able to improve business efficiency with the help of clients’ corporate data. Indeed, Global Data Excellence proposes a system and a methodology that weigh up the direct impact of low quality data and maximizes the value of company’s data. On the one hand, Patrick Lombart, CEO of Synergic Partners, is pleased with the new partnership between the consultancy firm and Global Data Excellence and explains that “our clients…

14
Nov
Strata Conference London presents the latest trends in Big Data
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  • Big Data . Events . Sponsor .

More than 800 attendees gathered up at Strata Conference London, the world’s biggest event on Big Data, which took place in London last 11th to 13th November. This edition, which was held for the second time in Europe, was valued as a resounding success by the organizing committee, since the number of attendees nothing less than doubled in comparison with the 2013 event. Those who participated to the event are not only the greatest gurus in Big Data, but also leading companies in this field. During three days, both of them presented the latest technical developments of the sector. Synergic Partners and BBVA were the only two Spanish representations at Strata Conference London. As a matter of fact, the consultancy…

11
Nov
The biggest event on Big Data will count with the presencie of Synergic Partners
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  • Big Data . Events .

To reinforce its position as the Spanish consultancy firm pioneer in data analysis, management and government. This is one of Synergic Partners’ aims in participating to Strata Conference, the world’s biggest event on Big Data. Born in the United States of America, Strata Conference is organized three times a year; first in Santa Clara, then in New York and, finally, in Europe, concretely in London. It is precisely in the capital of the UK that it will take place from the 11th to the 13th of November and to which Synergic Partners will participate in order to meet Big Data worldwide thought leaders. At the same time, the company will take part to the event as speaker and will present…

10
Nov
Synergic Partners supports R+D in the field of Big Data
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  • Big Data . Data Analytics . I+D .

Synergic Partners will sponsor the Second Data Analysis with R Contest for which participants will have to implement the Support Vector Machines algorithm with the help of MapReduce. The fifth edition of the R Users Sessions is addressed to end-users and to people interested in R, a software programming language used for quantitative and qualitative information visualization, as well as for statistical analysis. R, regarded as a lingua franca among statisticians, has not only caught the eyes of many statistical analysts, but also of data analysis experts and has thus become popular in both the academic and the professional worlds. On the one hand, the difficulties encountered by the programming language R are the adaptation of main analysis algorithms in…

04
Nov

The second edition of Big Data Spain, which will take place on 7 and 8 November in Madrid, will count with the presence of Synergic Partners. The consultancy firm will attend the event as official sponsor. Big Data Spain will be joined by top-level experts such as Sean Owen, Cloudera Data Science Director, Carlos Gil, Datanalytics founder and Synergic Partners co-worker, and Alan Gates, Hortonworks co-founder, among many others. Conferences given during the event will be focused not only on Big Data, but also on business. By attending Big Data Spain, Synergic Partners wishes to reinforce its position as Spanish consultancy firm specialized in Big Data. The fact is that the company has become a pioneer in offering such kind…

02
Nov
At Strata Conference, Synergic Partners will present a business case on Big Data
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  • Big Data . Business case . Events .

Synergic Partners will actively take part in London Strata Conference that will take place from 11th to 13th November in the British capital. Through a presentation prepared in collaboration with BBVA, the consultancy firm and the bank will share the details of their success stories on Big Data. Carme Artigas, co-founder of Synergic Partners, will first introduce the case by explaining how the consultancy firm helps companies like BBVA to direct their strategy towards corporate data new value acquisition. Marco Bressan, Big Data manager at BBVA, will then expose some of the challenges and results encountered while implementing the Big Data strategy in BBVA. By taking part in Strata Conference, the biggest event on Big Data in the world, Synergic…

30
Oct
Jordi Casas joins the advisory board of Synergic Partners
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To support Synergic Partners in its growth process, as well as in decision making. This will be one of the objectives of the former politician Jordi Casas, who has recently joined the consultancy firm as member of the advisory board. Casas, who stepped down as Catalan Government Office Representative in Madrid on July, will be responsible for Synergic Partners’ Institutional Relations, along with other duties. Jordi Casas holds a degree in Law from the University of Barcelona and has worked for the distinguished Barcelona Bar Association. He counts with an extensive experience as lawyer in the private sector not only as associate for the Manufacturers Union of Sabadell, but also for the Spanish Intertextile Council. Likewise, Casas also has decades…

21
Oct
Synergic Partners, winner of the “I am employment” prize by BBVA
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  • Company . Events . Talent .

Next 25 October, Synergic Partners will receive the “I am Employment” prize, granted by BBVA, in the framework of the 19th edition of the event “The Employer’s Night”. The jury’s choice takes into account job creation and social values, policy on which the consultancy firm has always bet, providing continuous training and an internal career plan for employees’ professional development. In addition, last year company’s growth up to 100%, as regards employees, and partnerships signed with national universities in order to recruit and retain new talents are facts that must not be forgotten. Furthermore, Synergic Partners is currently going through a period of expansion and internationalization with the opening of a new site in Zurich (Switzerland) and the signature of…

16
Oct
Synergic Partners, main sponsor of the Vallès Esportiu
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Synergic Partners carries on with its policy supporting sport in general and particularly values spread by field hockey. A few months ago, the consultancy firm signed an agreement and became the official sponsor of the Swiss field hockey team. The company is now since little the official sponsor of Vallès Esportiu, a team coming through the ranks of the Atlètic Terrassa HC. With this sponsorship, Synergic Partners tightens its relationship with the city of Terrassa, as regards the existing ties that bind field hockey with the city. The fact is that this activity is still considered king sport in the Vallès Occidental region, and the latter actually represents the cradle of field hockey in Spain. Indeed, we need not go…

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