Save the date for an
opportunity to learn how data is being used. What are the potentials
and risks of big data in our lives? A group of academic and industry
leaders will engage in a multi-disciplinary panel discussion addressing
“Big Data” and related issues concerning how revolutionary science,
technology and medical research are impacted by the transition from a
data poor to a data rich environment.
Monday, March 9th from 5:30 to 7:30 at the Walker Ames room located in Kane Hall.
Wine and hors d'oeuvres
Patrick Heagerty, Professor and Chair , UW Biostatistics Department
Ginger Armbrust, Professor and Director, UW School of Oceanography
Magda Balazinska, Associate Professor, UW Computer Science and Engineering & Director UW IGERT PhD Program in Big Data and Data Science.
Brian Lent, Chief Analytics Officer, HERE a Nokia Company
Nick Berry, Data Scientist, Facebook
Cost $40.00 per person