Simon Fraser University is your trusted partner for every step of the big data journey. We focus on creative holistic solutions that transform data problems into opportunities, and put data to work for real-world results.


People trained in data-intensive tools and approaches


Companies engaged to unlock new insights and solutions


Governmental partners engaged at the federal, provincial and municipal levels

What We Offer


Uncover opportunities to leverage big data to improve your products, services or processes by collaborating with our experts

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Customized training to build the skills your team needs to make better data-driven decisions for your organization, delivering hands-on instruction and guidance virtually or at your workplace once public health guidelines permits

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Access the next generation of job-ready talent with the skills to harness data for positive outcomes through SFU Co-op opportunities, hackathons and innovative education programs

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SFU's Big Data Hub has engaged more than 120 partners, empowering organizations to put their data to work for real-world results. These are just a few examples of our partners.

Upcoming Events

Register for the upcoming Data Visionaries Session

Friday, September 22 at 12pm PT

In this session, we will introduce you to key Data Science and AI concepts. We will be joined by Trevor Adams, Innovation Manager – Data and Analytics at Babcock Canada, to talk about the role of Data Science and AI in his organization. Learn more about this session.


  • Fred Popowich, Scientific Director, SFU’s Big Data Hub 
  • Trevor Adams, Innovation Manager – Data and Analytics, Babcock Canada

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