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CANCELLED: Rescheduled for 1/30 – Data Science Certificate Student Social

January 23, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Weiser Hall, MIDAS, Suite 600

The MIDAS Student Social in January will provide a forum for discussion of some of the following works, by MIDAS Seminar series presenters. Please scan over these pubs, identify pros/cons of the approaches, report on interesting strategies/results, and ask clarification questions:

  • Justin Grimmer (Stanford): We are all social scientists now: how big data, machine learning, and causal inference work together: Political Science & Politics 48 (1), 80-83.
  • Claire Cardie (Columbia): How to Assess and Rank User-Generated Content on Web, Companion of the Web Conference 2018 on The Web Conference 2018, 489-493
  • Chris Miller (UMich): Systematic labeling bias: De-biasing where everyone is wrong, Pattern Recognition (ICPR), 2014 22nd International Conference on, 4417-4422
  • Josh Pasek (UMich): Why don’t tweets consistently track elections? Lessons from linking Twitter and survey data streams, Digital Discussions, 78-105.

Students are strongly encouraged to participate in all MIDAS activities.  Please RSVP HERE.


January 23, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm


Weiser Hall, MIDAS, Suite 600
500 Church Street, Suite 600
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1042 United States
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