Big Data Applications

In an era marked by an exponential surge in data generation, the emergence of big data applications has opened new frontiers of innovation and transformation. This sub-theme in the Center of Intelligence of Things, “Big Data Applications,” embarks on an exciting journey to explore the profound impact of harnessing vast datasets in the realms of healthcare, medical health, engineering, and sustainability. Our voyage revolves around a central vision: to leverage the incredible potential of big data analytics to reshape these interconnected domains. We stand on the threshold of a data-driven revolution poised to revolutionize healthcare, engineer smarter solutions, and usher in sustainable practices on a global scale. Within this exploration, we will delve into a series of ambitious aims, goals, and targets that illuminate the path forward.


  • Advancing Healthcare with Big Data: Harness the potential of big data analytics to transform healthcare, enabling data-driven decision-making, personalized treatments, and improved patient outcomes.
  • Engineering Innovations through Big Data: Explore the integration of big data applications in engineering practices to optimize processes, enhance materials design, and create sustainable, efficient solutions.
  • Promoting Sustainability with Data-Driven Insights: Utilize big data analytics to monitor and mitigate environmental challenges, reduce resource consumption, and promote sustainable practices across various sectors.

We will unravel how big data applications can enable data-driven healthcare advancements, optimize engineering processes, and mitigate environmental challenges. Our goals encompass the establishment of comprehensive big data ecosystems in healthcare, the integration of data analytics into engineering excellence, and the implementation of data-driven sustainability solutions. These objectives collectively mirror our unwavering commitment to harnessing the full potential of big data for the betterment of society and the planet. As we embark on this enlightening journey, we extend an invitation for you to join us in the quest for knowledge and innovation. Together, we shall navigate the complexities of big data analytics, striving towards a future where data-driven insights catalyze a healthier, smarter, and more sustainable world. Welcome to the world of “Big Data Applications.”.


Healthcare Data Revolution

Establish comprehensive big data systems in [specific percentage] of healthcare institutions, facilitating real-time patient data analysis, predictive modeling, and early disease detection.

Data-Driven Engineering Excellence

Utilize AI to expedite drug discovery and medical research, targeting [specific number] new drug discoveries for critical diseases by [2030], with a focus on sustainability in pharmaceutical development.

Sustainable Engineering Practices

Incorporate big data analytics into engineering projects, aiming for [specific percentage] improvement in efficiency, material usage, and overall sustainability.

Eco-Friendly Practices

Implement data-driven sustainability solutions in [specific number] cities or regions, leading to [specific percentage] reductions in pollution, waste generation, and resource consumption.

Energy Efficiency in Healthcare

Deploy big data analytics to optimize energy usage in [specific number] healthcare facilities, targeting a [specific percentage] reduction in energy consumption by [2030].

Data-Driven Waste Management

Utilize big data insights to enhance waste management practices in [specific number] urban areas, achieving a [specific percentage] reduction in landfill waste by 2030.


Comprehensive Healthcare Data Ecosystem

Establish an interconnected big data ecosystem in [specific percentage] of healthcare institutions, enabling seamless data sharing and analysis for better patient care.

Engineering Excellence Milestone

Showcase the successful integration of big data analytics in [specific number] engineering projects, with tangible improvements in efficiency and sustainability.

Sustainable Urban Transformation

Transform urban areas into smart, sustainable cities through data-driven solutions, achieving [specific percentage] reductions in pollution and resource consumption.

Energy-Positive Healthcare Facilities

Transition healthcare facilities to become energy-positive by [2030], generating surplus renewable energy through data-driven energy management.

Waste Reduction Achievement

Attain United Nations SDG goals of reducing waste generation through data-driven waste management practices in Greater Manchester region, reducing the environmental impact of waste disposal.

Green Manufacturing Milestone

Encourage manufacturing companies to adopt data-driven sustainability measures, leading to [specific percentage] reductions in resource consumption and waste production..

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Dr Harinda Eugen
Team Leader

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Dr Pradeep Hewage
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Dr Anchal Garg
Assistant Team Leader

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Dr Celestine Iwendi
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Aamir Abbas
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Helen Martin
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