Past Event! Note: this event has already taken place.
Data Day 3.0: Carleton and Industry Presentations, Keynote Speaker, Panel Discussion
March 29, 2016 at 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
|Location:||Atrium & Room 2220 River Building|
|Key Contact:||Kathryn Elliott|
|Contact Phone:||613-520-2600 ext. 3244|
Join us as we celebrate the latest developments in data science and analytics!
This free event will feature presentations by Carleton researchers and industry professionals, a panel discussion, and a graduate student poster competition.
In addition, there will be several booths for you to visit, where you can find more information about our Faculty of Science and Faculty of Engineering and Design, 1125@Carleton, Carleton Computing Services, data resources at the MacOdrum Library, Hacking Health, Big Data University, and big data needs in private industry.
Registration is completely free and open to all. Complimentary refreshments and a buffet lunch will be provided.
|8:00 AM||Registration and Setup|
|8:30 AM||Official Welcome from Roseann O’Reilly Runte, President and Vice-Chancellor of Carleton University|
|8:50 AM||Announcements by James Green, Interim Director of the Institute for Data Science|
|9:00 AM||Opening Address by Rafik Goubran, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Design|
|9:30 AM||Presentations: Carleton Researchers Share Developments in Data Science and Analytics / Chaired by Rafik Goubran
|10:45 – 11:15 AM||Coffee Break & Start Visiting Posters|
|11:15 AM||Presentations: Government and Private Industry Discuss Needs in Data Science and Analytics / Chaired by Malcom Butler, Dean of the Faculty of Science
|12:30 – 1:30 PM||Lunch & Judging of Poster Competition|
|1:30 PM||Keynote Speaker / Introduction by Nimal Rajapakse, Vice-President (Research and International)
|2:00 PM||Panel: Needs and Opportunities for Big Data in Social Sciences and the Humanities / Moderated by Dominique Bérubé
|3:00 PM||Closing Remarks and Poster Winners Announced by John ApSimon, Special Advisor to the Deans of Engineering and Science|
|3:30 PM||End of Day|
Please note that photos or video may be taken at the event which may later be used in print and online media produced by the Institute for Data Science at Carleton University. For any questions or concerns, please contact Kathryn Elliott (firstname.lastname@example.org).