Launch Data Science Center Tilburg
Did you know that Big Data is used to predict the probability of ATM robberies? This is just one example of the increasing number of applications of Data Science in our society nowadays. Data Science is used to get better insights and smarter decisions.
Data Science to Advance Society
Data Science Center Tilburg (DSC/t) brings together
Tilburg University’s scientific expertise in economics, management, law, social
sciences, behavioral sciences and the humanities to develop and apply data
science. You are cordially invited to attend the launching event of DSC/t on May 20, 2016.
Several speakers from industry and academia will discuss data analytics applications in, e.g. HRM, finance, logistics and marketing. Moreover, legal, regulatory and ethical aspects of Data Science will be discussed by experts from Tilburg University.
We are looking forward to meet you on Friday May 20, 2016!
Registration: registration form
Location: Tilburg University, Auditorium
|12:00 - 12:30||Lunch|
|12:30 - 12:35||Welcome and opening|
|12:35 - 13:00||prof. dr. E.H.L. (Emile) Aarts - Rector Magnificus|
|13:00 - 13:30||prof. dr. ir. W.M.P. (Wil) van der Aalst (TU/e)|
|13:30 - 14:00||BrandLoyalty - drs. C.M.P. (Claudia) Mennen-Vermeule RA - CFO Brand Loyalty International B.V.|
|14:00 - 14:30||prof. dr. M. (Marcel) Das (CentERdata)|
|14:30 - 15:00||Coffee Break|
|15:00 - 15:25||Parallel session 1:|
|• dr. N.N. (Nadya) Purtova LLM MSc – ‘Big Data and the question of personal data (co-)ownership’|
|• prof. dr. M.G. (Marnik) Dekimpe: 'Data Science opportunities in Retailing'.|
|• prof. dr. J.K.L. (Johan) Denollet: Data science: 'What's health got to do with it?'|
|15:30 - 15:55||Parallel session 2:|
|• prof. dr. M.M. (Max) Louwerse: 'Predicting geographical locations using text'|
|• prof. dr. B. (Bertrand) Melenberg: 'Finance analytics'|
|• mr. B.M.A. (Marlies) van Eck: Human Rights & Data Science 'Between dream and reality are laws in the way and practical objections'|
|15:55 - 16:15||Coffee Break|
|16:15 - 16:45||prof. dr. E.M.H. (Ernst) Hirsch Ballin|
|16:45 - 17:15||Data Science Forum (chairman: prof. dr. E.O. (Eric) Postma)|
|17:15 - 17:30||prof. dr. ir. D. (Dick) den Hertog on DSC/t and Formal opening DSC/t by prof. dr. E.H.L. (Emile) Aarts|
|17:30 - 18:30||Reception and drinks|