Speakers

Opening Remarks


Dr. Jean King

Peterson Family Dean
of Arts & Sciences, WPI

 


Dr. Terri Anne Camesano

Dean of Graduate Studies
Prof. of Chemical Engineering, WPI

 


Dr. Elke Rundensteiner

Founding Director of Data Science Program
Prof. of Computer Science, WPI

 

Keynote Speaker


Dr. Fernanda Viégas

Senior Researcher, Google
Co-Leader PAIR (People + AI Research) Initiative and Big Picture Team


Technical Talks


Dr. Cao (Danica) Xiao

Director of Machine Learning, Analytics Center of Excellence, IQVIA

 


Dr. Tanya Leise

Amherst College

 


Melanie Jutras

MITRE Corporation

 

Afternoon Greeting


Kristin Tichenor

Senior Vice President,
Enrollment & Institutional Strategy, WPI

Data Science Applications


Rekha Kamat

3DEXPERIENCE Platform Business Development Executive, Dassault Systèmes

 


Dr. Fatemeh Emdad

Associate Teaching Professor, Data Science, WPI

 


Penny Anderson

Senior Engineering Manager, MATLAB Products, MathWorks

 


Dr. Heather Gorr

MATLAB Product Marketing Team, MathWorks

 

Panel Discussion

Panel Moderator

Dr. Eleanor Loiacono

Professor of IT and Data Science, WPI
Founder and Director of the Inclusive Design and Accessibility (IDEA) Hub

 


Dr. Wei Ding

Associate Professor Computer Science, Director, Knowledge Discovery Lab, Chair CSM Senate, UMASS Boston

 


Dr. Valerie Barr

Chair of Computer Science, Jean E. Sammet Professor of Computer Science, Mount Holyoke College