Advances in Data Science, 2018

Advances in Data Science will take place in Manchester, UK from Monday May, 21 2018 to Tuesday May, 22 2018.

A two-day meeting to present recent developments in data science, this year’s meeting is jointly organised by Manchester’s Data Science Institute and the Cathie Marsh Centre for Social Research and will explore some of the ways that data science can support societal wellbeing. Invited speakers will include leading data scientists from industry and academia and there will also be the opportunity to submit abstracts for talks and posters. Talks will range from application-focussed to advanced data science methodologies.

Invited speakers this year include:
Danielle Belgrave, Microsoft Research and Imperial College London
Licia Capra, University College London
Ciro Cattuto, ISI Foundation, Italy
Toby Davies, University College London
John Quinn, UN Global Pulse, Uganda
Ciira wa Maina, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, Kenya
Dave Martin, University of Southampton
Jonathon Nagler, New York University, USA
Louisa Nolan, Office for National Statistics Data Science Campus
Reka Solymosi, University of Manchester

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