We have a great lineup of speakers from industry and academia for our Data Science Lecture Series. The lectures are held Fridays, 1:00–2:30 p.m. in 190 Doe Library (one-hour lectures followed by 30 minutes for Q&A).
Please keep an eye on our Events page to learn more about each of these lectures as detailed information becomes available.
Fall 2015 Data Science Lecture Series Speakers
|September 4||Nathaniel Smith, Computational Fellow, Berkeley Institute for Data Science|
|September 11||Jonathan Taylor, Professor, Department of Statistics, Stanford University|
|September 18||Jeremy Freeman, Neuroscientist, Janelia Research Campus|
|Travis Oliphant, CEO and Co-Founder, Continuum Analytics|
|September 25||Sangram Ganguly, Principal Investigator and Senior Research Scientist at NASA/BAERI|
|October 2||Mike Beman, Assistant Professor, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced|
|October 9||Nemanja Spasojevic, Director of Data Science, Lithium Technologies, Inc.|
|October 16||Stephan Hoyer, Data Scientist, The Climate Corporation|
|October 23||Aman Ahuja, Freelance Data Consultant, DataKind, The Data Guild|
|October 30||Lorena Barba, Associate Professor of Engineering and Applied Science, George Washington University|
|November 6||Carl Pennypacker, Affiliate, Lawrence Berkeley Lab, Physics Division|
|November 13||Wally Lo Faro, Data Scientist, MasterCard|
|November 20||Nancy Nersessian, Regents' Professor of Cognitive Science (Emerita), Georgia Institute of Technology;|
|Research Associate, Harvard University|
|December 4||Sandrine Dudoit, Professor, Biostatistics, UC Berkeley|
|December 11||Chris Granger, Founder, Eve|
The BIDS Data Science Lecture Series is co-hosted by BIDS and the Data, Science, and Inference Seminar.