Data Science News


  • Photo of fellowship flier

Applications for undergraduate fellowships are now being accepted for the 2020-2021 academic year. Fellowships in the amount of $5,000 are available to data science students from all academic departments at UCSB. 

  • Screenshot of UCSB Current

UCSB's Science and Technology reporter, Harrison Tasoff, highlighted some of the upcoming efforts to bring Data Science to UCSB and California's Central Coast, including a new NSF fellowship and the activities of the UCSB Data Science Club. 


  • Colloquium flier

Deep Learning and Statistics: Bridging the Gap with Probabilistic Structure

Eric Nalisnick 
University of Cambridge

  1. January 22, 2020 - 3:30am to 4:30am
  • Sarah Stone

An integrative, university-wide approach to data science

Sarah Stone
eScience Institute

University of Washington

  1. February 21, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
  • Manuela Veloso

CANCELED Due to Travel Restrictions related to COVID19


Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services

Manuela Veloso

Managing Director, Head of Research
J.P. Morgan

  1. March 6, 2020
  • Li Deng

From Speech AI to Finance AI and Back

Li Deng

Chief AI Officer, Citadel

  1. March 11, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm