In April, 2015 WPI hosted MASSBIGDATA, the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative and Worcester Chamber of Commerce TECHTREK Worcester.
This huge event brought together Data Science, Computer Science, Mathematical Sciences and Business students from colleges and top data-driven corporations from throughout the central Massachusetts region. The day was spent in networking, demonstrations of new products and interaction. Corporations represented included MathWorks, National Grid, ENERNOC, ten24digital Solutions, LOCATION Inc. and other top technology industries.
Local radio and television coverage was present.