The DSI hosts events and workshops every month, it can be hard to keep up. But no matter what you might have missed, we have you covered.
As an incubator for data science research, the DSI plays a leading role in highlighting and fostering collaboration across the data sciences. Our researchers and guest speakers contribute to critical, cross-disciplinary research in data science. DSI events are just one of the ways we are working to foster a data science community at the University of Toronto and beyond.
Browse our videos and check out what’s happening in the world of data science.
The Data Sciences Speaker Series is a collaborative marquee series, whose focus is data science and its intersection with other fields.
Katie Bouman | Capturing the First Portrait of Our Milky Way’s Black Hole & Beyond
November 21, 2022
The Inequity Speaker Series features leading researchers using diverse data and data-driven approaches to understand social inequities and empower communities.
Mario Small | Neighborhoods, Financial Institutions, and Racial Inequality
December 9, 2022
The Blitz Workshops in Computational & Quantitative Social Sciences (CQSS) feature faculty members from across the three campuses who give short (10-15 minute) talks to increase awareness of various CQSS methods and projects.
Inaugural Blitz Workshop
November 9, 2022
UK Biobank is a large-scale biomedical database and research resource, containing in-depth genetic and health information from half a million UK participants.
Lauren Carson | Overview of UK Biobank
November 17, 2022
The DSI Seed Funding for Methodologists initiative supports single applicants working in data sciences methodology or theory. One key deliverable for this award is that recipients present their methodology or theory focusing on building new applied collaborations.
Showcasing innovative data science methodologies
June 16, 2022