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March 2020

Don’t Take NoSQL for an Answer: Postgres for Time Series, Clayton Yochum (Everactive)

March 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: 201 S. Division, Suite 500, 201 S. Division, Suite 500
Ann Arbor, MI United States

Time series data tends to create worst-case-scenarios for traditional SQL databases, so most time series databases are built on NoSQL technology which fail to retain the benefits of relational data…

April 2020

Whalefakes: Language Modeling for Comedy & Creativity – Helen Ngo

April 8, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: 201 S. Division, Suite 500, 201 S. Division, Suite 500
Ann Arbor, MI United States

Text generation hit new benchmarks with OpenAI’s GPT-2, a 1.5B-parameter Transformer model which went through a staged release process to assess its potential for misuse. Instead of using it for…

The Workshop on Innovative Ideas in Data Science (IID)

April 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Zoom,

The Workshop on Innovative Ideas in Data Science (IID), organized in conjunction with The Web Conference, will take place on Monday, 20 April 2020. Online-only, open to all, and free to attend Website: http://hyadatalab.com/IID2020/ Register for free: https://forms.gle/VWAJjYWAqF97X1F9A (we have…

July 2020

(ICPSR Summer Program) Blalock Lecture: “Follow the Data! Responsible Data Science Starts with Responsible Data Management”

July 8, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Blalock Lecture: "Follow the Data! Responsible Data Science Starts with Responsible Data Management"   When: Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 p.m. EDT Presenter: Julia Stoyanovich, New York University Zoom URL to join…

Tech Toks: Is AI Racist?

July 29, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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  Technology touches all facets of our lives, often more than we realize. So how is technology intersecting with race? From processing college applications to making lending decisions, the conventional…

September 2020

Women + Data Science

September 24, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Register Here Event Schedule Michigan State University & University of Michigan invite you to their joint monthly webinar & meetup series for Fall 2020! Please register for access to the…

October 2020

Women + Data Science

October 15, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Register Here Event Schedule Michigan State University & University of Michigan invite you to their joint monthly webinar & meetup series for Fall 2020! Please register for access to the…

November 2020

Data Science Coast to Coast Presents: Alex Szalay

November 18, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Your Desktop,

Alex Szalay Professor, Departments of Physics and Astronomy, Computer Science, The Johns Hopkins University View Recording From Sky Surveys to Cancer: Spatial Data Everywhere The talk describes a 25 year…

Women + Data Science

November 19, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Register Here Event Schedule Michigan State University & University of Michigan invite you to their joint monthly webinar & meetup series for Fall 2020! Please register for access to the…

December 2020

Data Science Coast to Coast Presents: Dr. Jeanne Holm – Chief Data Officer, City of Los Angeles

December 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Dr. Jeanne Holm Chief Data Officer, City of Los Angeles Deputy Mayor for Budget and Innovation, City of Los Angeles View Recording Using Data to Improve Equity Abstract: In the…