Big Data and Solving Crime – Spring One Day Seminar

Big Data

Date & Time: May 12, 2017, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: 3rd floor lecture hall at the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science at the University of New Haven.
Instructor: Dr. Henry C. Lee, Dr. Philip Chen, and Paul Connick
Tuition: The special rate for this event is $25.00 (plus event fee), University of New Haven students can attend for $15.00 (plus event fee).

Solving crime with the applications of Big Data, Analytics and Data Mining.

This special One Day Seminar will be held on May 12, 2017, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, in the 3rd floor lecture hall at the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science at the University of New Haven. Dr. Henry C. Lee will address the attendees on the use of Big Data to solve crime. Dr. Philip Chen, an independent IT consultant and adjunct faculty at Cal State Fullerton will address the applications of Big Data, the use of analytics, and data mining in solving crime. Paul Connick, District Attorney from Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, will discuss a significant criminal case where data was used to solve it.

The topic of Big Data and it’s use in criminal investigations has become a new tool for law enforcement and prosecutors. The new applications will be explored in this One Day Seminar. A reception will be held after the event where attendees can meet the speakers.

Sponsorships in the amount of $100.00 are welcome to help with the Seminar.

Questions may be directed to the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science, (203) 932-7460.


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Dr. Lee has been a member of the faculty at the University of New Haven since 1975 and helped establish one of the foremost academic forensic programs in the world. The University and its students are world-renowned in this field. You can visit to find out more about undergraduate and graduate study in UNH’s Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences.

The Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science is housed in a state-of-the-art building on the UNH campus. While we work hand-in-hand toward a common goal, it is important to note the Lee Institute is a separate entity that works closely with UNH.

Through training, consultation, research and a unique public learning center, the Institute’s goal is to make the criminal justice system more effective. Toward that goal, we provide unique and effective training programs and cutting edge resources to professionals in the law enforcement fields.

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