NCSA hosting 2018 Data Science Day September 27

08.29.18 -

The Illinois Data Science Initiative (iDSI) is excited to announce the 2018 Data Science Day summit happening at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications on September 27 from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

This event recognizes data science across the University of Illinois and will be of particular interest to those who are:

  1. Collecting, archiving, analyzing, visualizing, or sharing data for research
  2. Interested in working with data for their research
  3. Interested in how others are using data for research

The event will feature sessions focused on the application of data science in genomics and materials science, the hesitant data scientist, data governance, and community data science. There will also be a student poster session highlighting student-led work involving data science. View the full agenda. Contact Jay Roloff with questions.

Data Science Day is open to all faculty, staff, students, and the general public. Register by September 13, 2018.

About iDSI

The Illinois Data Science Initiative is a collective of people working to bring together data science resources across the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus. We're leveraging existing campus strengths with a new organizational entity designed to innovate in data science: to create, coordinate, launch, and sustain interdisciplinary data science research projects, to train cadres of students and professionals, to build leadership to explore data science research opportunities, and to design programs and applications that address highly visible, significant, insightful problems with global societal impact.