Today’s networked world produces large amounts of data that is highly diverse in terms of volume and sources, with data from industry 4.0 and self-organized systems or services representing an ever-increasing share. A key approach to coping with all this data is to enhance human decision making with automated digital algorithms in order to close the gap between human cognitive abilities and the need to understand large amounts of data. BRIDGE-US aims to strengthen the necessary skills for big data experts by comprehensively marketing big data research made in Germany.

BRIDGE-US aims to strengthen the required capabilities as a Big Data Expert by comprehensively marketing research. The project includes various activities ranging from different types of workshops, the presentation of a Big Data Award to the marketing of Big Data Research Made in Germany through innovative promotional materials and social networking activities.