MIDAS co-sponsoring Transportation Research Board’s Transformational Technologies symposium — Oct. 31 & Nov. 1 in Detroit

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This symposium will bring together leaders from the public and private sectors and academia to meet the challenges posed by deployment of transformational transportation technologies. MIDAS affiliated faculty members Carol Flannagan, Al Hero and Pascal Van Hentenryck will be speaking.

For more information, visit the event website.

Slate Article: Reproducibility crisis is good for science

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Recently it has been shown that many published results in biology, epidemiology,  psychology have failed to reproduce when reanalyzed with new data. This article in Slate argues that the reproducibility crisis is actually good for science, creating an awareness of the need for careful experimental design and and statistical data analysis. MIDAS is committed to promoting reproducible research practices.