Program

Day – I

09:00 – 09:15 Opening, Introduction to Participants and day plan briefing
09:15 – 09:45 Opening Speech by Mr. Awais Rauf, Chairman B.O.G., The University of Lahore
09:45 – 10:45 Key note Speech by the Chief Guest
10:45 – 11:15 Tea-break
11:15 – 12:45 Lecture I: Data Extraction over Web/Cloud Tools & Techniques (xPath, xQuery) by Dr. Abdul Shahid, Kohat University of Science and Technology
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch/Namaz Break
14:00 – 15:30 Lecture II: Indexing, Similarity Measures and Data Classification (Apache Lucene, Weka) by Dr. Abdul Shahid, Kohat University of Science and Technology

Day – II

09:00 – 09:15 Opening and day plan briefing
09:15 – 10:45 Lecture III: “Big Data Analytics using Hadoop (HBase)” by Dr. Javed Ferzund, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
10:45 – 11:15 Tea-break
11:15 – 12:45 Lecture IV: “Big Data Analytics using Hadoop (Hive)” by Dr. Javed Ferzund, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch/Namaz Break
14:00 – 15:30 Lecture V: “Big Data Analytics using Hadoop (pig)” by Dr. Javed Ferzund, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
18:00 – 22:00 Social Event + Dinner

Day – III

09:00 – 09:15 Opening and day plan briefing
09:15 – 10:45 Lecture VI: “Machine Learning with Python” by Dr. Muhammad Shahzad Cheema, Senior Expert DHL, Cologne, Germany
10:45 – 11:15 Tea-break
11:15 – 12:45 Lecture – VIII: “Spark for Big Data” by Dr. Muhammad Shahzad Cheema, Senior Expert DHL, Cologne, Germany
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch/Namaz Break
14:00 – 15:30 Lecture – IX: “Real Time Big Data Security Challenges in Cloud” by Dr. Syed Nasir Mehmood, Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of CS & IT Kahuta