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Data Science Day

October 28, 2022 at 9:00am5:30pm EDT

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You’re invited to Data Science Day, hosted by the School of Information Studies (iSchool).

This special event will cover a variety of topics in the data science field. Learn about the future of data science from the iSchool’s expert data science faculty. Get actionable career advice from our career staff, who know what it takes to get a data science job. Listen to a panel discussion from students studying advanced data science right now.

Data Science Day will include in-person and virtual attendance options. Those interested in attending can reserve their spot with the registration link. In-person space will be limited, so sign up now to reserve a spot.


Time and Location Session and Presenter
8:30 – 9:00am

Schine 304AB

Welcome & Introduction
9 – 9:30am

Schine 304AB

What is Data Science and How it Relates to Machine Learning and AI Presented by Jeff Saltz, Associate Professor & Program Director, Applied Data Science at the Syracuse University iSchool
9:30 – 10am

Schine 304AB

How Data Science is Used and the Skills Needed to “Do” Data Science Presented by Raj Dewan, Associate Professor at the Syracuse University iSchool
10 – 10:30am

Schine 304AB

Smart Cities and Data Science Presented by Sevgi Erdogan, Associate Professor at the Syracuse University iSchool
10:30 – 11am BREAK
11 – 11:30am

Schine 304AB

Exploring Responsible AI Presented by Jasmina Tacheva, Assistant Professor at the Syracuse University iSchool
11:30 – 12pm

Schine 304AB

Our Minds and the Machines: Exploring Mental Shortcuts in Human-AI Interactions Presented by Jaime Banks, Associate Professor at the Syracuse University iSchool
12:15-1:45pm LUNCH
2 – 2:45pm

Lyman Hall Rm 132

Data Science at the Red Cross Presented by Bryan Shepherd, Director, Data Science, American Red Cross
2:45 – 3:30pm

Lyman Hall Rm 132

MS-ADS Internship Student Panel Current students share their experiences learning data science at Syracuse University’s iSchool
3:30 – 4pm

Lyman Hall Rm 132

Data Science Job Market Update Presented by Christopher Perrello, Director of Career Services & Professional Development at the Syracuse University iSchool

This event was first published on September 20, 2022 and last updated on October 21, 2022.

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