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The Advanced Analytics Institute is a world-leading research organisation with a focus on big data, data sciences and data analytics. Our research delivers real-world solutions to contemporary big data questions.

Research at AAi spans the breadth of big data, data sciences and data analytics. We are focused on building expertise, leadership capabilities and service offerings in these emerging disciplines.

AAi is a preferred partner for industry. We have extensive commercial research experience, delivering analytics and data mining expertise to help our partners achieve business success.

Analytics is rapidly emerging as an area of study that is relevant at both degree program and professional development levels. AAi offers a range of research degrees, short courses and workshops to help you achieve your analytics goals.

Featured news

Int'l Knowledge Centre for EST (IKCEST)

A five member delegation from the Chinese Academy of Engineering, led by Prof Xu Liu, Vice President, met with Prof Ian Burnett, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology.
Featured staff profile

Dr Guandong Xu

Dr Guandong Xu is a senior lecturer in the Advanced Analytics Institute at University of Technology Sydney.
With the NSW Government’s early August announcement of its plans to establish a whole-of-government data analytics centre and formation of Data 61, data analytics gains increased prominence in the business community.
AAi HDRs Renhua Song and Jing Ren presented at the academic conference GIW/InCoB 2015, which was held in the beautiful Odaiba, Tokyo, Japan
With researchers like Dr Paulo Shakarian from Arizona State University who spoke on the subject of “AI decodes Islamic State strategy” and Prof Hugh Durrant-Whyte from Sydney University who spoke on “Data Science for the Science community”, KDD2015, the first Australian edition of the largest international conference in data analytics, attracted 1192 registrations.
Big Data has ushered in an exciting new age in data exploration and utilization and offers a unique opportunity to identify new trends and patterns in diverse and emerging types of data. Every day, around 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are generated. In fact, 90% of the data in the world today was created in the last two years!

AAi News

International Knowledge Centre for Engineering Sciences and Technology

Innovation and Advanced Analytics – A TCS Perspective

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AAi in the Media

The Quarter

ABC news-The Technology Quarter
Interview with Professor Longbing Cao

Big Data Strategy – Issues Paper

2013 Australian Government Information Management Office: ‘Big Data Strategy – Issues Paper”, p.10


Commissioner of Taxation Annual Report 2012-13, ATO, p.36


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Chippendale NSW 2008

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