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ucsd design lab Cecilia Aragon university of washington

Cecilia Aragon

 


Abstract

The Hearts and Minds of Data Science

Extraordinary advances in our ability to acquire and generate data are transforming the fundamental nature of discovery across domains. Much of the research in the field of data science has focused on automated methods of analyzing data such as machine learning and new database techniques. However, the human aspects of data science, including how to maximize scientific creativity and human insight, how to address ethical concerns, and the consideration of societal impacts, are vital to the future of data science. Human-centered data science is a necessary part of the success of 21st century discovery. I will discuss promising research in this area, describe ongoing initiatives at the UW eScience Institute, and speculate upon future directions for data science.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
CSE 1202 on the UCSD campus
https://goo.gl/PJiRhJ (Google Map Link)

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