The Fifth Elephant 2017

27-28 July 2017, Bangalore

The sixth edition of India's best conference on data science and machine learning

The Fifth Elephant is India’s best conference on data science, engineering and Machine Learning. This year is the sixth edition, and will feature talks on:

  1. Data engineering, architecture decisions, and building data pipelines.
  2. IoT and data analytics.
  3. Data visualization.
  4. Data in government.

Off-The-Record (OTR) sessions, to facilitate conversations and interactions between participants and experts, will cover the following topics:

  1. Finance and payments data and analytics.
  2. Data privacy, covering domain specific concerns, legal issues, technical challenges and business standpoint.
  3. Data science in production and the complex layers of engineering required to implement each stage.
  4. Interesting problems to solve with data science – in education, social policy and other domains.

Who should attend?

  1. Data scientists.
  2. Data engineers.
  3. Data enthusiasts.
  4. Product managers.
  5. Decision-makers and business leaders.
  6. Researchers.
  7. Representatives from the government.

Conference Dinner

Those who have purchased the Networking data scientist or networking dinner ticket have access to an exclusive conference dinner with speakers, editors, the HasGeek team, and invited guests on 27 July.

The party is at BluO, Phoenix Market City, Whitefield.

Click here for directions.

Childcare at The Fifth Elephant

We also welcome children at The Fifth Elephant. If you are a primary caretaker who wants to attend the conference, and needs support with childcare, we have it all arranged. Learn more.

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OYO 5991 Chris hotel

EPIP Road, Whitefield

5.8km, ~20 minutes from venue

OYO 875 Apartment Eyrie Hospitality


6.5km, ~25 minutes from venue

OYO 4071 The Mayer

ITPL Road, Whitefield

7km, ~30 minutes from venue

OYO is giving The Fifth Elephant 2017 attendees a discount on these hotels. Get in touch with Manjusagar for bookings.

You can email him at or call 9535923530



Dyvasandra Industrial Layout Mahadevapura, Whitefield, Kaveri Nagar, Krishnarajapura,

Bengaluru-560048, Karnataka, India.

Phone: +91 88612 00954


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