Data Dialogs 2017

Conference/Symposium | October 23 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

 Fernando Pérez, Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics UC Berkeley

 Alberto Cairo, Knight Chair in Visual Journalism, University of Miami; Hoda Eydgahi, Manager of Data Science, Stitch Fix; Chetan Gupta, Chief Data Scientist & Architect, Hitachi America Big Data Lab; Sharon Lin, Data Scientist, Okta; T. Christian Miller, Investigative Reporter, Author, and War Correspondant, ProPublica; Taral Shah, Assistant Director of Prospect Analysis, UC Berkeley

 Menglin Cao, Senior Vice President, Data Management & Insight, Wells Fargo; Mauro Cardenas, Senior Vice President of Analytics, Wells Fargo

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Data Dialogs brings together data experts from industry, research, and academia in an intimate and informal setting, allowing participants to make connections and generate new ideas.

Over the course of the day we will hear how organizations are learning to fit data science and data science teams into their business practice, discuss the best way to pursue data-driven projects, explore the legal, policy, and ethical implications of data, and learn about leading-edge technologies.

Come hear from practitioners and scholars who are designing new data science tools and applications and using data in meaningful and beneficial ways.

Whether you work for a non-profit or an educational institution, in the private or public sector, we invite you to join us and become a part of this ongoing dialog.

 All Audiences

 $150-$300

  Registration opens October 1. Register online or by calling Tia Foss at 510-642-9257, or by emailing Tia Foss at datadialogs@ischool.berkeley.edu by October 23

 datadialogs@ischool.berkeley.edu