How does big data influence societies’ daily life and what challenges exist with respect to the use of big data? These and further questions were discussed at the ABIDA-conference on the 17th and 18th of October 2018 in Berlin.
ConPolicy-director Prof. Dr. Christian Thorun und project manager Dr. Sara Elisa Kettner presented two reports. “Big Data in Public Transport” focused on the attitudes of consumers towards the use and future development of Big Data-based innovations in public transport. The presentation on the report “Big Data and Smart Living” discussed several real-world scenarios from privacy, user-profiling and data security and derived recommendations on the use of big data in smart homes.