The Master of Science in Data Science (MSDS) is hosting a virtual open house and we’re inviting you! The MSDS is a one-year degree program offering a variety of academic concentrations and industry internships through the Institute for Data Science and Computing. We invite you to come and learn more about the MSDS, and how you can start your career with a degree in Miami, one of the world’s fastest-growing tech hubs. Read more “Master of Science in Data Science virtual OPEN HOUSE 10/28 12PM”
The Meet a Data Scientist series is a chance to get up close and personal with top-level data science professionals. Join us for a talk with Kim Grinfeder, head of the University of Miami School of Communication Interactive Media program. Read more “Meet a Data Scientist presents Kim Grinfeder 10/28 4PM”
The Institute for Data Science and Computing is pleased to announce the launch of the IDSC Fellows Program for the 2021-2022 academic year. The vision of the IDSC Fellows Program is to inspire a new generation of leaders in data science to cross the traditional boundaries between disciplines. Read more “Apply Now for the 2021-22 IDSC FELLOWS Program—Deadline 10/31”
IDSC was pleased to welcome University of Miami Associate Professor of English and Data Humanist Lindsay Thomas, PhD, as the second speaker of the fall 2021 Meet a Data Scientist lecture series on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 (4:00-5:00 PM) via Zoom. This lecture series is co-sponsored by the Miami Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) and is free and open to the public. Read more “Catch the Replay: Meet a Data Scientist Lecture by Lindsay Thomas”
Through our Grants Program IDSC is committed to promoting data science to enhance understanding within the University’s research community. Early Career Researcher grants allow the uninitiated an opportunity to explore the possibilities of data science and computing using IDSC resources to advance their research and educational goals. These grants include 90K Service Units and access to IDSC computational resources for one year but are renewable for an additional year with a second application.
Data privacy, security, and communication are among the ethical issues incorporated into the multidisciplinary University of Miami project “Using Wastewater Measurements to Predict Covid-19 in the Community.” By sampling wastewater flowing from campus buildings, UM researchers can isolate areas where SARS-CoV-2—the virus that causes COVID-19—is present several days before individuals test positive for the disease. Read more “Data Ethics a Key Consideration in COVID-19 Wastewater Study”
Join us on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 4:00-500 PM, for a “Data Citizens: A Distinguished Lecture Series” talk featuring Dr. Eliot Siegel, Professor and Vice-Chair of Research Information Systems at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, and Chief of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine for the Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, both in Baltimore, MD.
Read more “DATA CITIZENS Lecture Series presents Eliot Siegel 11/10 4PM”
Join us for the 6th Annual Big Data Conference on Thursday, December 9, 2021, 2:00-5:00 PM, for an in-depth discussion of the effects of Big Data, blockchain, AI, and real-time analytics on organizational change with some of the top industry leaders in innovation, business, and technology from local, national, and international arenas. This year’s Keynote Speaker is Michael Mylrea. Read more “Save the Date 12/9 for the 6th Annual BIG DATA Conference”
Attention all Administrators, Professors, and Science Department Chairs: Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Office of Educational Programs (OEP) seeks applicants who are women and underrepresented minorities in STEM for the Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) Mini-Semester Program. Read more “Student Nominations Sought for Mini Semester for Women and Underrepresented Minorities in STEM”
The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program encourages undergraduate (2-year and 4-year) students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics careers by providing real-world scientific and technical research experiences at a Department of Energy (DOE) laboratory. Read more “Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) Offers Summer 2022 Internships”