Data Science Day 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 (All day)
Columbia University
New York, NY 10027
United States

Data Science Day 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
9AM–5PM

Celebrating 5 years of Data Science at Columbia University

Join us for demos and lightning talks by Columbia researchers presenting their latest work in data science. The event provides a forum for innovators in academia, industry and government to connect.

Roone Arledge Auditorium
Lerner Hall | Columbia University
2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

Networking reception for industry, faculty and students following the event.

Featuring a Keynote Address by Diane Greene, Google Cloud CEO

Lightning Talk Sessions:

Health Discovery From and For Data Science

Nicholas P. Tatonetti, Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Jeffrey Shaman, Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences;
Director, Climate and Health Program
Jacqueline Gottlieb, Professor of Neuroscience

Climate + Finance: Use of environmental data to measure & anticipate financial risk

Geoffrey Heal, Donald C. Waite III Professor of Social Enterprise in the Faculty of Business;
Professor of International & Public Affairs
Lisa Goddard, Director of International Research Institute for Climate and Society
Wolfram Schlenker, Professor of International & Public Affairs

Machine Learning: The Good, The Bad and The Law

David Blei, Professor of Statistics & Computer Science
Junfeng Yang, Associate Professor of Computer Science
Joshua Mitts, Associate Professor of Law

Fireside Chat: Data and Democracy

Lee C. Bollinger, President, Columbia University in the City of New York
Jeannette M. Wing, Avanessians Director of the Data Science Institute; Professor of Computer Science

More details to come!

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