Please save the date for the upcoming 2018 MIDAS Annual Symposium, titled “Serving Society through Data Science,” to be held October 8-9 at the Rackham Building. We’re excited to bring several preeminent data scientists to Ann Arbor as featured speakers, to hear about high-impact research at U-M from investigators across campus, and to highlight the achievements of students.

Featured speakers:

  • Katherine Ensor, Director, Center for Computational Finance and Economic Systems (CoFES), Rice University
  • Raghu Machiraju, Interim Director, Translational Data Analytics Institute, The Ohio State University
  • Patrick Wolfe, Frederick L. Hovde Dean of Science, Purdue University

The symposium will also include:

  • Research talks from U-M investigators (submit abstract here)
  • A poster session and student poster competition (submit abstract here)
  • Industry perspectives on data science and social good, a panel discussion with Quicken Loans, DiDi, Ford and other MIDAS corporate partners
  • A career event connecting students and potential employers


Register at the Michigan Institute for Data Science Website