HDSI Awarded Grant from Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

The Harvard Data Science Initiative (HDSI) has received a generous grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to support a team of Harvard faculty working on new methods for causal inference and … Continue reading “HDSI Awarded Grant from Alfred P. Sloan Foundation”

Francesca Dominici & Team Receive Star-Friedman Funding

Congratulations to Francesca Dominici, Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science and Co-Director of the Data Science Initiative, who was recently selected as the recipient of the 2020 Star-Friedman … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici & Team Receive Star-Friedman Funding”

BIOC2020 – Abstracts Due 3/3

HDSI Industry Seminar with Dan Svirsky – 2/3

Industry Seminar: Dan Svirsky, Uber February 3rd 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Sever Hall 213 Title: Fighting Discrimination on Tech Platforms: An Insider and Outsider Account Abstract: The rise in … Continue reading “HDSI Industry Seminar with Dan Svirsky – 2/3”

HDSI Industry Seminar Series with Steve Sain – 12/3

Industry Seminar Series: Steve Sain, Jupiter Intel Tuesday, December 3rd 5 – 6:30 PM Sever Hall 213 – Harvard Yard RSVP Data science and the estimation of coastal flood risk … Continue reading “HDSI Industry Seminar Series with Steve Sain – 12/3”

Francesca Dominici Interview: Wildfire Health Impacts

As wildfires rage in California, what are the health impacts? Francesca Dominici, professor of biostatistics and co-director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, and colleagues have studied the growing threat posed … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Interview: Wildfire Health Impacts”

Data Science & Climate Change with Francesca Dominici – 11/12

Boston Women in Machine Learning and Data Science will host Francesca Dominici, professor of biostatistics and co-director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, to speak about how data science can be used to tackle … Continue reading “Data Science & Climate Change with Francesca Dominici – 11/12”

HDSI Industry Seminar Series – 10/29

Industry Seminar Series: Peak 6 Mike Treacy and Matt Hulsizer Tuesday, October 29, 2019 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EDT Sever Hall 213, Harvard University – RSVP Come join the Harvard … Continue reading “HDSI Industry Seminar Series – 10/29”

Call for HDSI Postdoctoral Fellows

The Harvard University Data Science Initiative is seeking applications for its Harvard Data Science Initiative Postdoctoral Fellows Program for the 2020-2021 academic year. The duration of the Fellowship is two years. Fellows … Continue reading “Call for HDSI Postdoctoral Fellows”

2019 HDSI Conference – 10/23 – 10/25

Harvard Data Science Initiative 2019 Conference October 23-25 The Harvard Data Science Initiative Conference is a three day event in Cambridge, MA that showcases data science in research and education through panels, … Continue reading “2019 HDSI Conference – 10/23 – 10/25”