Date:  Wednesday, April 15, 2020


The Big Data Challenge is here! 

Helping students take a step towards a data-oriented future.


During the event, you will work on a data-oriented case provided by an international company Rituals and count on insights and guidance from professionals of the accomplished digital marketing agency, Dept. Get to know the companies involved a bit better: 



Dept is a digital marketing agency that combines creativity, technology and data. They create services, develop brands and transform them to make them truly relevant. To achieve this, they mix creative storytelling as understood traditionally with the best of what technology has to offer. They have worked for exciting brands such as BOL.COM, Samsung and Sony. Find more information about Dept here:




Inspired by ancient Eastern traditions, Rituals is the first brand in the world to combine Home and Body cosmetics. Offering over 550 products, Rituals’ product line expands to body care, skin care, precious mineral make-up, pure tea, scented candles, fragrance sticks & Soul wear, helping customers to transform everyday routines into more meaningful moments. They are a very international company with openings in vibrant cities such as London, Madrid, Antwerp, Lisbon, Berlin, Stockholm and even New York. Find more information about Rituals here:  



Follow your passion or interest of Big data and analytics with us on Big Data Challenge and get a taste of this exciting field of business. This event also includes exciting goodies, food, drinks and an amazing opportunity to network. So, if you think this is your cup of tea or just want to give data a chance, all you have to do is sign up below!


Apply with your CV before 5th of April 2020!



When: Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

Where: Erasmus University Rotterdam

What time: 09:00h to 18:00h

Price: €5.00 (members), €7.50 (non-members). If you are not selected to participate in the Big Data Challenge, the participation fee will be reimbursed.



MAEUR members (€5.00) can register here.

Non-MAEUR members (€7.50) can register here.


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