U-M Annual Data Science & AI Summit 2023

November 13-14, 2023
Rackham Building, 915 E. Washington St., Ann Arbor

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About the U-M Annual Data Science and AI Summit

The U-M Data Science and AI Summit is the largest annual data science and AI event on campus. This event brings together the U-M data science and AI research community and their external collaborators to build research vision and collaboration. It also showcases the breadth and depth of U-M data science and AI research, from theory and methodology development to the transformative use of data and AI to address scientific and societal challenges in all domains. The event is free for all attendees (U-M faculty, staff, and trainees, as well as industry, government and community members).

To learn more about what to expect from this year’s event, see the program of the 2022 Data Science and AI Summit.

Summit Program - Nov. 13

9:00 am: Welcome Remarks – Dr. H. V. Jagadish (Edgar F Codd Distinguished University Professor and Bernard A Galler Collegiate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering; MIDAS Director)

9:10 am: Keynote – Dr. Suresh Venkatsubramanian (Professor of Data Science and Computer Science, Brown University)

10:30 am: Propelling Original Data Science Grant 2023 Awardees Showcase

11:30 am: Poster Lightning Talks

11:45 am: Lunch, Networking, Poster Session

1:30 pm: Keynote Dr. Julianne Delcanton (Director, Center for Computational Astrophysics, Flatiron Institute)

2:30 pm: Research Vision Talks (session 1)

4 pm: University of Michigan Data Science and AI Organizations Showcase

5:30 pm: Reception and Networking – all attendees welcome. Come and talk with U-M data science and AI organizations, researchers, and students, as well as industry and public-sector partners.

Summit Program - Nov. 14


9:00 am:
KeynoteDr. Emre Kiciman (Senior Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research)

10:10 am: Research Vision Talks (Session 2)

11:20 am: Panel Discussion: Federal Priorities in Data Science and AI and Academic Research Opportunities

Panelists (more to be announced):

  • Dr. Laura Biven (Data Science Technical Lead, Office of Data Science Strategy, National Institutes of Health)
  • Dr. Michael Molnar (Director, Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office, National Institute of Standards and Technology)
  • Dr. Hector Muñoz-Avila (Program Director and Cluster Lead, the Information Integration and Informatics Program,, National Science Foundation)

12:30 pm: Poster Awards and Closing Remarks

12:40 pm: Light Lunch and Networking – all attendees welcome

Confirmed Speakers & Panelists

Keynotes

Dr. Julianne Dalcanton

Dr. Julianne Dalcanton

Director,
Center for Computational Astrophysics

Flatiron Institute

Emre Kiciman

Dr. Emre Kiciman

Senior Principal Researcher

 

Microsoft Research

Suresh Venkatasubramanian

Dr. Suresh Venkatasubramanian

Professor of Data Science and Computer Science,

Brown University

Panelists

Dr. Laura Biven

Dr. Laura Biven

Data Science Technical Lead,
Office of Data Science Strategy

National Institutes of Health

Michael Molnar

Dr. Michael Molnar

 Founding Director, Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office,

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Dr. Hector Munoz-Avila

Dr. Hector Munoz-Avila

 Program Director and Cluster Lead,
the Information Integration and Informatics Program,

National Science Foundation

Alvaro Velasquez

Dr. Alvaro Velasquez

 Program Manager, Information Innovation Office,

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

U-M data science and AI research organization showcase

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The Carpentries Logo

University of Michigan Software and Data Carpentries

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AI Lab Logo
Bold Challenges Logo
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Consulting for Statistics, Computing, and Analytics Research

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Program Committee

Lia Corrales

Lia Corrales

Astronomy

Walter Dempsey

Walter Dempsey

Biostatistics

Alex Gorodetsky

Aerospace Engineering

Jing Liu

MIDAS

Elle O’Brien

School of Information

Karandeep Singh

Learning Health Sciences

Kai Zhu

School for Environment and Sustainability

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