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The Rise and Rise of Data Science

Speaker:

Dr Tamara Sheret, Swamphen Enterprises

Abstract:

In 2012 Harvard Business Review described data science as being “the sexiest job of the 21st Century”. However, the field of data science is still relatively unknown in the wider world. In this talk Tamara will discuss the beginnings of data science in physics and astrophysics and show examples from her varied career. We will look at some famous uses of data science and explain why today every business wants and needs a data science department. Come along and see for yourself how versatile data science is and experience the nerve wracking thrill of live coding

Info:

Lectures held at 6.45pm in the Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory,
Parks Road, Oxford University, OX1 3PU email iop.oxford@outlook.com.
Refreshments are served from 6.30pm.
Please use the link below register for the lecture.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/data-science-the-sexiest-job-of-the-21st-century-by-dr-tamara-sheret-tickets-55826452422

Organised By
IOP London and Southeast Branch
Date/Time
10 May 2019 18:45 to 19:45
Location
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Parks Road
Oxford University
OX1 3PU
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