CDSE Days 2021

March 30 - April 1, 2021 | Virtual Event via Zoom

CDSE Days 2021

March 30 - April 1, 2021 | Virtual Event via Zoom

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Overview Agenda Abstracts Speakers Recordings and Presentations

Speakers

Tuesday, March 30

Sharat Chikkerur.

Sharat Chikkerur

Principal Data Science Lead
Microsoft

12-2 pm
Hands-On Tutorial:
Azure Machine Learning: Leveraging the Cloud to Accelerate Machine Learning Workflows

Grant Salton.

Grant Salton

Quantum Research Scientist, Amazon

3-4 pm
Presentation:
Quantum Computing in Practice

 

Alan Aspuru-Guzik.

Alán Aspuru-Guzik

Professor of Chemistry and Computer Science
University of Toronto

4-5 pm
Presentation:
What to do with a Near-Term Quantum Computer
 

Wednesday, March 31

Andrew Crooks.

Andrew Crooks

Professor, Department of Geography; Faculty member, RENEW Institute
University at Buffalo

12-2 pm
Hands-On Tutorial:
Introduction to Agent Based Models (with Sara Metcalf)

Sara Metcalf.

Sara Metcalf

Associate Professor, Department of Geography
University at Buffalo
 

12-2 pm
Hands-On Tutorial:
Introduction to Agent Based Models (with Andrew Crooks)

Sriganesh Madhvanath.

Sriganesh Madhvanath

Director of Applied Research
eBay

 

3-4 pm
Presentation:
Building Large Scale Listing Recommender Systems

Donald Burke.

Donald Burke

Professor of Health Science and Policy and Epidemiology
University of Pittsburgh
 

4-5 pm
Presentation: 
Opioid Epidemic and Public Health Issues Associated with It

Thursday, April 1

Rachel Oberman.

Rachel Oberman

AI Technical Consulting Software Engineer
Intel
 

12-2 pm
Hands-On Tutorial:
Intel Distribution for Python and AI Toolkit
 

Jason Nightingale.

Jason Nightingale

Assistant Director of Scouting and Director of Analytics
Buffalo Sabres
 

3:00 - 4:30 pm
Roundtable:
Data in Sports (with Helen Drew and Gerry Meehan)

Helen Drew.

Helen Drew

Professor of Practice, Sports Law; Director of the Center for the Advancement in Sport
University at Buffalo

3:00 -4:30 pm
Roundtable:
Data in Sports (with Gerry Meehan and Jason Nightingale)
 

Gary Meehan.

Gerry Meehan

Former General Manager & Senior Vice President
Buffalo Sabres
 

3-4:30 pm
Roundtable:
Data in Sports ( with Helen Drew and Jason Nightingale)
 

Event Start Date: March 30, 2021