Monday, 8th of March, 2021
Theme: Data Science and Impact in Society
10:00 - 12:00 Global Live Stream
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 13:10 Welcome & Opening Remarks
13:10 - 13:40 Learning from the past, looking to the future: Women in data science
Sally Wyatt: Professor of Digital Cultures & Associate Dean for Research, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht University.
13:40 - 14:00 Marketing innovation using AI: help NGOs realize their vision
Sujatha Subramanian: Group Manager at Avanade (Data Scientist)
14:00 - 14:05 Coffee Break
14:05 - 14:30 Quiz/Poll
14:30 - 15:00 Data challenges in health insurance
Fleur Hasaart: Manager Data Science at CZ
15:00 - 15:20 Defining and mitigating algorithmic bias: a practitioner's perspective
Hinda Haned: Professor by special Appointment of Data Science, University of Amsterdam.
15:20 - 16:10 Panel Discussion: Data & Society
16:10 - 16:20 Closing Remarks
16:20 - 17:30 Networking Session
Tuesday, 9th of March, 2021
09:15 - 09:30 Log-in & Presentations
09:30 - 09:40 Welcome & Opening Remarks
09:40 - 10:10 AI in public policy: opportunities and challenges
Anne Fleur van Veenstra: Director of Science Strategic Analysis & Policy at TNO
10:10 - 10:25 Datathon Winner Prize Ceremony
10:25 - 10:45 Reporting robust research results – perspectives from data science in the biomedical field
Dr. Rachel Cavill: Data Science and Knowledge Engineering, Maastricht University.
10:45 - 11:00 Break & Chat Rooms
11:00 - 11:20 Does explainability imply shifted responsibility?
Prof. Dr. Anna Wilbik: Data Science and Knowledge Engineering, Maastricht University.
11:20 - 12:00 Panel Discussion: Responsible Data Science moderated by Dr. V. Urovi and Dr L. Rieswijk
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch & Table Discussions
13:00 - 13:30 Social Media Activity in Times of Political Crisis
Prof. Dr. Anda Iamnitchi: Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of South Florida.
13:30 - 13:40 Data Science Award Prize Ceremony
13:40 - 14:15 Data science Career Discussion
14:15 - 15:05 Career Networking
15:05 - 15:10 Closing remarks