College Tour on Data Analytics for Professionals, Vol 3

Event Details

Thursday September 12, 2019 from 6:45 PM to Thursday October 10, 2019 11:00 PM
High Tech Campus Eindhoven
High Tech Campus 1b
Conference Center, Bohr room
Committee Innovation of PWN, TU/e & Topquants
€ 120 - € 320

12/19 September & 3/10 October

The Committee Innovation of PWN (Platform Wiskunde Nederland), Eindhoven University of Technology and TopQuants are proud to announce their third College Tour on Data Analytics for professionals. The college tour consists of a series of lectures on a number of related topics. Each topic is carefully selected to align with current developments and trends in analytics, data science and machine learning. The lectures cover a historic overview and a deep dive in recent developments. After a lecture you will have a deeper understanding of the topic and a number of practical pointers to explore further on your own.

The lectures are intended for professionals with a background in science interested in current trending topics, possibly working in, but not limited to, the financial sector. It is envisioned that the lectures and the networking afterwards will facilitate a healthy dialogue between academia and industry to foster the sharing of knowledge.

The four lectures will be on:

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Data Science

Data Science is an interdisciplinary field that uses a variety of techniques to create value based on extracting knowledge and insights from available data. The successful and responsible application of these methods highly depends on a good understanding of the application domain, taking into account ethics, business models, and human behavior.