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Engineering and Technology

Data Science Day 2023

October 27, 2023 at 10:00am3:00pm EDT

Falk College

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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.

All sessions will be held in Falk 104.

Start Time Finish Time Presentation Speaker Description
10:00 AM 10:10 AM Opening comments and logistics
10:10 AM 10:40 AM How do Data Science, Machine Learning and AI relate to each other? Jeff Saltz Explore data science, ML and AI  – how these fields are related and how they are different
10:45 AM 11:15 AM metadata and trustworthy AI Bei Yu
11:20 AM 11:50 AM Catch Bots with a Bot: Exploring Misinformation Detection Kelvin King Understand the major features that distinguish malicious bots from humans and the effectiveness of automation in the detection process.
12:00 PM 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM 1:45PM Students Delivering Data Science Through the iConsult Collaborative Students share perspectives, examples and best practices learned through iConsult project engagements
1:45PM 2:30PM Building the foundation for a data-driven city government Nico Diaz – Chief Innovation & Data Officer, Syracuse NY Open Data and Predictive Modeling for smarter Cities – Explore open data as well as potential predictive models in city governance
2:30 PM 3:00PM Data Science / AI Job Market Update Jeff Fouts

This event was first published on September 26, 2023 and last updated on October 24, 2023.

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