Last update: 26/03/2018

The BAFI 2018 excursion will be on Saturday January 20th!! Please visit the Timetable section to check the conference schedule.


The aim of the BAFI 2018 conference is to bring together researchers and developers from data science and related areas with practitioners and consultants applying the respective techniques in different business-related domains. Our goal is to stimulate an academic exchange of recent developments as well as to encourage the mutual influence between academics and practitioners.

At BAFI 2018, the focus will be on methodological developments aimed at uncovering information contained in large data sets, as well as on business applications in various sectors, among them finance, retail, and telecommunications.



Important Dates & General Information 

  • August 31, 2017: Extended deadline for submission of extended abstracts
  • September 10, 2017: Accept/reject decision
  • November 15, 2017: Deadline for early registration
  • January 17-19, 2018: BAFI 2018
  • Conference venue: Santiago, Chile
  • Proceedings ISSN 0719-8981
  • For information regarding BAFI 2018, please contact


BAFI Conference