Call for Exhibits


Dublin, Ireland, 9. - 10. April 2013
Exhibition: Day 2: 10. April 2013 all day long with special demo session from 11.00am to 14.00pm.
First organized in 2012, the European Data Forum series is destined to be the premier European Conference on the challenges and opportunities of the emerging Big Data economy. Under the auspices of the European Commission by the FP7 projects BIG, LOD2, Optique, PlanetData, envision, EUCLID and TELEIOS, this year's conference seeks to bring together practitioners that
  • Bring the latest research on Big Data
  • Bring Big Data solutions
  • Have Big Data challenges
  • Seek to kick-start their Big Data venture by exploiting Open Data
  • Are the top talent for hire
The exhibition area is an outstanding opportunity to showcase the advances you have made to solve real-world Big Data challenges in the marketplace of tomorrow.
We solicit exhibits showcasing deliverables. Whether commercial products or academic contributions, the most interesting exhibits for this forum are those that are polished and ready to be exploited by others in their ventures. Submission will be reviewed by the Organization Committee of the Forum according to their relevance to the scope and purpose of the event and based on their novelty and maturity for adoption.
We distinguish between the following exhibition opportunities:
  • Project/academic exhibits: Exhibits showcasing academic/research contributions (free)
  • Irish exhibits: Exhibits showcasing Big Data technologies from Irish SMEs or NGOs (free)
  • Commercial exhibits: Exhibits showcasing commercial products or technologies (see available sponsorship packages)
Each proposal for an exhib should provide the following information:
  • Type of exhibit proposed
  • Title of the exhibit
  • Organiser’s short biography
  • Summary of the exhibition/demo  (100 words)
  • Details of technical and infrastructural requirements. 
Submissions should be sent via mail to: with the subject ‘EDF 2013 Exhibit Submission’
For any questions on the Call for Exhibits (CfE) please get in touch using the given email with Kjetil Kjernsmo the EDF2013 Exhibition Chair!
The deadline for submissions is: 11th Mar 2013, 02.00pm CET. Accepted exhibits will be notified on 15th Mar 2013
Further Information for Exhibitors
  • See the room plan of EDF2013
    The long area between (R) and (G) is inclúding the full area G is the EDF2013 exibition area.
    Available equipment for every EDF2013 exhibitor: 1 table, 2 chairs, Irish plug (3-pin), WiFi.
    For further questions please get in touch with Kjetil Kjernsmo and / or Deirdre Lee via
Further Information about the European Data Forum
EDF2013 website:
Overall EDF website:
hashtag: #EDF_13