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MIDAS Annual Symposium: “Big Data: Advancing Science, Changing the World” (Day 2)

November 16, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Michigan League, Ballroom

Please join us the Michigan Institute for Data Science Annual Symposium, “Big Data: Advancing Science, Changing the World,” at the Michigan League. The symposium will feature preeminent data scientists from around the world, and will highlight U-M researchers whose work is on the leading edge of innovation and discovery in data-intensive science.

Registration is required.

Day 2 speakers :

  • KEYNOTE: Sudip Bhattacharjee, Chief, Center for Big Data Research and Applications, US Census Bureau
  • Deen Freelon, School of Communications, American University
  • Chris Vargo, Communications, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Lynn Vavrek, Political Science, UCLA; contributor to The Upshot blog, New York Times
  • Carol Flannagan, U-M Transportation Research Institute
  • Pascal Van Hententryck, U-M College of Engineering
  • Jipeng Yi, Didi Chuxing
  • Michelle Aebersold, U-M School of Nursing
  • Rada Mihalcea, U-M College of Engineering
  • Stephanie Teasley, U-M School of Information

The symposium will also feature a student poster session, and opportunities for students to meet with potential employers interested in data scientists.

For a detailed schedule including talk titles and abstracts, and speaker bios, visit http://midas.umich.edu/2016-symposium/agenda/.


November 16, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Michigan League, Ballroom
530 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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