Prospects in Data Science - A multidisciplinary symposium

EDISON will be presenting the project at this event organised by the University of Southampton.

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Programme

Data Science Symposium Draft (provisional) Programme

Day 1 (Tuesday 12) 

10.00 – 10.30  Registration/Coffee  

10.30 – 11.30  David Hand Imperial College London The roles of models in data science

11.30 – 12.30 Peter Grindrod University of Oxford   Red Herrings and Wild Goose Chases - Creating Analytics for Impact

12.30 – 1.30   Lunch

13.30 – 14.10 Wendy Hall    University of Southampton   Observatories and data analytics for Web Science

14.10 – 14.50 Frank Wood University of Oxford     Probabilistic Programming

14.50 – 15.30 John Aston University of Cambridge

15.30 – 16.00 Tea

16.00 - 17.00 Fai Cheng Lloyd’s Register: Big Data and its Transformational Effects

17:30 – 18:30 Drinks Reception

 

Day 2 (Wednesday 13)

  9.00 –    9.30  Coffee

  9.30 –  10.30  Gunnar Carlsson  Stanford University

 10.30 – 11.00  Break

 11.00 – 11.40 Vitaly Kurlin Durham University Topological ComputerVision

11.40 – 12.20 **Jane Naylor Office of National Statistics  Data science and its role within official statistics

12.20 – 14.00 Lunch

14.00 – 15.00 Anne Trefethen  University of Oxford

15.00  -15.40 Sofia Olhede

15.40 – 16.10  Break

16.10 - 17.00 Poster Storm 

17.00 – 18.30 Posters and networking

18.30 – late  Conference Dinner

 

Day 3 (Thursday 14)

  9.00 –   9.30  Coffee 

  9.30 –  10.10 Arthur Gretton  University College London  Kernel nonparametric tests of homogeneity, independence and multi-variable interaction

10.10 – 10.50 Dave Coplin Microsoft UK  The Rise of the Humans: How to Outsmart the Digital Deluge

10.50 – 11.20 Break 

11.20 – 12.20 Yike Guo  Imperial College 

12.20  - 14.00 Lunch and END

*Unfortunately  Nigel Shadbolt    has CANCELLED

** Unfortunately  Mark Girolami  has CANCELLED

This event is financed through an EPSRC Institutional Sponsorship grant to the University of Southampton