Past Event

Data Science Day 2023

April 19, 2023
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 Auditorium

Data Science Day 2023

Data Science Day provides a forum for innovators in academia, industry, and government to connect. The in-person conference will host keynote presentations from leading voices in data-driven innovation, lightning talks from Columbia University researchers, and interactive poster and technology demonstrations.

Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Format: In-Person Only: Alfred Lerner Hall (920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027) 



Keynote Speaker

Manuela Veloso, Head of J.P. Morgan Chase AI Research; and Herbert A. Simon University Professor Emerita at Carnegie Mellon University


Lightning Talks

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The Human in AI Systems

  • Kelton Minor, Data Science Institute (Postdoctoral Researcher)
  • Kaveri Thakoor, Department of Ophthalmology, Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • Maxim Topaz, School of Nursing, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Sandra C. Matz, Columbia Business School
  • Moderator: Anthony Vanky, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation

Data Driven Finance for Society and Wall Street

  • Agostino Capponi, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Columbia Engineering
  • Harry Mamaysky, Program for Financial Studies, Columbia Business School
  • Mario Small, Social Science, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • Moderator: Yao Lu, Professor of Sociology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

AI Generating Code, Dialog and Vision

  • Baishakhi Ray, Computer Science, Columbia Engineering
  • Zhou Yu, Computer Science, Columbia Engineering
  • Carl Vondrick, Computer Science, Columbia Engineering
  • Moderator: Eric L. Talley, Columbia Law School


Poster & Demo Session

Meet and network with the researchers who are building the next generation of data science methods and applications. The event will include a pavilion of 50+ posters and demonstrations created by talented researchers from across Columbia.


Thank You!

Data Science Day is made possible by the support of the DSI Industry Affiliates Program. Industry Affiliate Companies include: Accenture; Amazon; Bloomberg; Capital One; DiDi; Elsevier; Ernst & Young; Fidelity Investments; General Electric; Genpact; Goldman Sachs; Google; IBM; Johnson & Johnson; JPMorgan Chase & Co.; KPMG; L'Oreal; Mastercard; MediaMath; Microsoft Research; Moelis & Company; Moody's; Novartis; NYC Government; PIMCO; Ralph Lauren Corporation; Stellar Development Foundation; Swiss Re; TDF Ventures; Two Sigma; Unilever; Vanguard

Contact Information

Alexis Avedisian