Advances in Data Science Conference 2019

Venue: etc.venues, 11 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 3HU

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A two-day meeting to present recent developments in data science. This year's Advances in Data Science meeting is themed around four topics: Health & Wellbeing, AI & Robotics, NLP & Text Mining and Security & Privacy. Invited speakers include leading data scientists from industry and academia, and there will be the opportunity to submit abstracts for talks and posters. Talks will range from application-focussed to advanced data science methodologies.

Invited speakers confirmed so far include: 
Danushka Bollegala, University of Liverpool
Silvia Chiappa, DeepMind
Yiannis Demiris, Imperial College London
Sarah Filippi, Imperial College London
Bennett Kleinberg, University College London
Georgio Metta, IIT Italian Institute of Technology, Genoa, Italy
Marion Oswald, University of Winchester
Paul Taylor, Lancaster University
Catalina Vallejos (Turing Fellow), University of Edinburgh
Byron Wallace, Northeastern University, USA
Chris Williams (Turing Fellow) , University of Edinburgh
Pierre Zweigenbaum, CNRS, Paris


Magnus Rattray; Sophia Ananiadou; Emma Barrett; Danielle Belgrave; Angelo Cangelosi


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The event is sponsored by  The Alan Turing Institute, the national institute for data science and artificial intelligence. Find out more at