Data Science Day Agenda

Draft Agenda

Promoting Data Science across the University of Illinois

All day

Poster Session

Student Research Posters.

8:00 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Introduction and stage setting:

Provost John Wilkin

Robert Brunner

9:05 am – 10:35 am

Session 1

Data Science in Education

Gab Allen & Brian Aldridge

Session 2

Data Science in Humanities

Veronica Paredes

10:35 am

Break

10:50 am – 12:20 pm

Session 1

Human Centered Data Science and Social Computing

Jana Diesner and Joe Yun

Session 2

Data Science in Finance

Alexandra Chronopoulou, Runhuan Feng, Justin Sirignano, and Mao Ye

12:30 pm

Lunch

Keynote address: TBD

Ed Seidel, UI VP

1:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Session 1

Data Science in Food, Energy, and Water

Kathy Bayliss

Session 2

Data Science in Health & Medicine

Jake Sosnoff

3:15 pm

Break

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Session 1

Data Science in Agriculture

Naira Hovakimyan and Nicolas Martin

Session 2

Data Science Fundamentals

Anil Hirani and Oluwasanmi Koyejo

5:00 pm

Adjournment