1st BGSMath Data Science Workshop

Speaker/s:
  • Joan del Castillo
  • Ricard Gavaldà
  • Jordi Vitrià
  • Piotr Zwiernik
  • Cetric Notredame
  • Daniel Villatoro
Date:
22/02/2017 09:00 - 18:00
Institution:
BGSMath
Venue:
Institut d'Estudis Catalans
Type of Event:
Workshop
Language:
English
Registration website:
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Website:
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Poster:
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Summary

The workshop aims to bring together the internal practitioners in the area across the Barcelona Graduate School of Mathematics, as well as those working in related fields and/or other local organizations, to discuss ongoing research and strengthen the links of a growing network.


We will be very pleased to welcome all the interested researchers to take part in this exciting interdisciplinary event. Please, feel free to distribute this information among your colleagues.

Description / Information

The program includes presentations by BGSMath research groups from UAB, UB, UPC and UPF, a keynote lecture, presentations by companies and research centers followed by a roundtable on Data Science Innovation

9.00       Welcome

9.30       Jordi Vitrià (Universitat de Barcelona) "DataScience@UB: Going from theory to practice"

10.00     Piotr Zwiernik (Universitat Pompeu Fabra) "Sparsity in Gaussian totally positive distributions"

10.30     Coffee break

11.15     Ricard Gavaldà, Argimiro Arratia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) "Research and applications at the LARCA (UPC) research group"

11.45     Joan del Castillo (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) "Advanced statistical modeling"

12.15    Keynote Lecture: Joan Bruna, Courant Institute, New York University "Mathematics of Deep Learning: questions, conjectures, and some answers"

13.00     Lunch / Poster Session

14.30     Daniel Villatoro (Vodafone - Academia). Talk Title TBA

15.00     Cédric Notredame (Centre de Regulació Genòmica) "Harnessing numerical instability in high throughput sequence analysis pipelines using Nextflow"

15.30     Coffee break

16.00     David Torrents (Centro Nacional de Supercomputación / ICREA) "Biological data, more complex than big"

16.30     Roundtable Data Science innovation: José Antonio Rodriguez Serrano (BBVA), Pau Agulló (Kernel Analytics), Marc Torrent (Eurecat), Angel Faus (vLex)

17.15     Concluding remarks

 

Fees

Please note that registration is free but required for participating.

Requirements

Registration required.

Contact

BGSMath
Campus de Bellaterra, Edifici C
08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona)
Tel.: + 34 93 581 10 81
Fax: + 34 93 581 22 02

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www.bgsmath.cat