Data Science Research Day - 23rd November 2017


23 Nov 2017

 

Date:  23rd November 2017 
Time: 09.30 am - 5.00 pm
Location: Ground Floor, Informatics Forum, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh

A collaborative and networking event between the CDT in Data Science's studentssupervisorspartners, and other students studying data science within the Schools of Informatics and Mathematics. There will be opportunities to discuss data science challenges with our staff, students and partner organisations, as well as hear about their current research directions. 

Attendance is via invitation only. Please contact datascience-community[a]inf.ed.ac.uk for further details.

 

 AGENDA

09.30

Registration, Tea, Coffee & Networking


10.00

Welcome to the Data Science Research Day

Amos Storkey &                David Richardson

10.20

CDT Student Pitches

2016 Cohort

10.45

Industry Talks

 

 

- Financial Times

Oliver Elliott

 

- Unilever

Mojgan Naeeni

 

- QuantumBlack (a McKinsey Company)

Konstantinos Georgatzis

11.30

Comfort Break

 

11.45

Industry Case Study

Walid Magdy

12.00

CDT Student Pitches

2016 Cohort

12.20

Panel Session - Data Science in Finance

 

 

- Sainsburys Bank

Mark Hunter

 

- Moodys Analytics

Jamie Stark

 

- Standard Life

Keith Watson

 

- Mathworks

Jasmina Lazic

13.00

Lunch, Posters & Networking

 

14.15

Data Driven Innovation & the Bayes Centre

Jon Oberlander

14.45

Industry Talks

 

 

- Machines with Vision

Anthony Ashbrook

 

- Rasa

Alan Nichol

 

- Cirrus Logic

Tsjerk Hoesktra

 

- Huawei

Michael Hill King

16.00

Refreshments, Posters & Networking

 

17.00

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