Data Science News and Events

Events and News

New Data Science course (DSCI 100)

Check out the new UBC undergraduate Data Science course (DSCI 100)!

DSI Distinguished Seminar: Dr. Rafael Irizarry

Dr. Rafael Irizarry will be speaking in the DSI Distinguished Seminar Series on August 1, 2018.

UBC Master of Data Science Github

Check out the UBC Master of Data Science (MDS) repo for latest news about the program.

Data Science Symposium Recording

June 5, 2018 | Re-watch the Data Science Symposium at the CS50 Celebrations.

Data Science for Social Good Video

September 13, 2017 | Video about the DSSG Program and CUAC Initiative

Cascadia Partnership on Data Science for Social Good

Feb 23, 2017 | The University of British Columbia and the University of Washington announced the establishment of the Cascadia Urban Analytics Cooperative to use data to help cities and communities address challenges from traffic to homelessness

Data Science for Social Good Summer Fellowship Program

The UBC Data Science Institute is now accepting student applications for Data Science for Social Good (DSSG) Summer Fellowships. This 15-week long program will provide opportunities for students to combine data science techniques with urban research to potentially impact society.