Big Data & Analytics Archives

Jay Golden speaks at Economic Growth Collaboratory Meeting
Apr 29, 2019

Farmers, Experts Partner

Farmers, farm advocates and experts at East Carolina University are working to fuel economic growth through agriculture as part of its new Economic Growth Collaboratory. The groups met April 23...

An expert panel discusses the challenges of harnessing big data Tuesday at the 2019 Big Data at Eastern North Carolina Symposium.
Apr 17, 2019


Big data – large sets of data that are analyzed to reveal patterns, trends and associations ­– is becoming big business at East Carolina University. The topic was discussed Tuesday...

Student shares business idea
Feb 18, 2019

Funding Entrepreneurs

East Carolina University received a $1 million award from the Golden LEAF Foundation to support rural economic prosperity through innovation and entrepreneurship. The grant, awarded on Feb. 7, will support...

Jan 30, 2019


East Carolina University reinforced its commitment to drive economic growth in the region Monday with the announcement of a new Economic Growth Collaboratory. More than 100 industry and community leaders...

Apr 20, 2018

College Hosts Big Data Symposium

East Carolina University’s College of Business hosted its ninth annual Big Data at Eastern North Carolina Symposium on Wednesday. The event brought together students, industry representatives, faculty researchers, data collectors...

Mar 20, 2018

New USDA Report Provides Trend Data Analysis About U.S. Biobased Economy

The United States Department of Agriculture today released its first-of-its-kind report that documents indicators of the United States’ biobased economy. The biobased economy refers to all economic activity derived from...

Feb 19, 2018

Two more research clusters host kickoff meetings

East Carolina University faculty members from several academic disciplines took part in two research cluster kickoff meetings on Feb. 14. The marine and coastal and the big data and analytic...

Feb 14, 2018

SAS, ECU to Use Big Data to Boost Research, Rural Prosperity

East Carolina University and analytics leader SAS will join forces to help rural areas overcome economic, educational and health disparities. Using analytics and data visualization, ECU and SAS will work...