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Roundtable on Data Science Post-Secondary Education Meeting #3:

Data Science Education in the Workplace

May 1, 2017

 

          Pew Research Center
          1615 L St NW, Suite 800

          Washington, DC 20036

 

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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is holding a one-day meeting and webcast on data science post-secondary education on May 1, 2017. This meeting will bring together data scientists and educators to discuss how to define and strengthen existing data science programs and how to best engage and retain data science students. 
 

This event is the third of an ongoing series of roundtable meetings that will take place approximately four times per year. This roundtable is organized by the Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics in conjunction with the Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications, the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, and the Board on Science Education.

  

Meeting # 3 Highlights coming soon

 

Roundtable Members

 

Meeting Agenda

9:30 a.m.  Welcome and overview of third meeting 

Eric Kolaczyk, Boston University and Kathy McKeown, Columbia University

Video

 

Data Science Education and Training in the Workplace

9:40 a.m.  Practicing and teaching data science in government

Ron Prevost, Senior Statistician for Data Integration, Research, and Methodology Directorate at the U.S. Census Bureau

Video - Video Q&A - Presentation

 

10:05 a.m.  Practicing and teaching data science in government

Drew Zachary, Senior Analyst at Department of Commerce Data Service, Lead of the Data Talent Working Group

Video - Video Q&A - Presentation

 

10:30 a.m.  Discussion

Video

 

11:00 a.m.  Break

 

11:15 a.m.  Practicing and teaching data science in the technology sector

Emily Plachy, Distinguished Engineer, Global Chief Data Office, IBM

Video - Video Q&A - Presentation

 

11:40 a.m.  Practicing and teaching data science in the consulting sector

Ashley Lanier, Chief of Staff, Booz Allen Hamilton

Ashley Campana, Booz Allen Hamilton

Video - Video Q&A

 

12:05 p.m.  Discussion

Video

 

12:35 p.m.  Working lunch

 

1:30 p.m.  Executive education online

Brian Caffo, Johns Hopkins University

Video - Video Q&A - Presentation

 

2:00 p.m.  Executive education in business schools

Claudia Perlich, Dstillery and Adjunct faculty at NYU Stern School of Business

Video - Video Q&A - Presentation

 

2:30 p.m. Break and informal discussion

 

3:00 p.m. Panel and closing discussion

Video

 

4:30 p.m. Adjourn meeting

 

Event Videos

  

 

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