Of prediction and policy Aug 20th 2016 Read full article here.
Building Better Early Intervention Systems Crystal Cody, Estella Patterson, Jennifer Helsby, Samuel Carton, Kenneth Joseph, Ayesha Mahmud, Youngsoo Park, Joe Walsh, Lauren Haynes, Rayid Ghani, and Kerr Putney Read full article here.
“Big Data and Social Science: A Practical Guide to Methods and Tools,” edited by Ian Foster, Rayid Ghani, Ron S. Jarmin, Frauke Kreuter and Julia Lane, has been published by CRC press.
U. of C. researchers use data to predict police misconduct. Read full story here.
Are you interested in using your machine-learning, data-mining, and data science skills to make the world a better place? The Center for Data Science & Public Policy at the University of Chicago has openings for Post-Doctoral Data Science for Social Good Fellows with a strong background in machine learning/data mining/statistics and a passion for social […]
The Harris School of Public Policy and the Computer Science Department will welcome their second class for the Master’s degree program in Computational Analysis & Public Policy (CAPP) in September 2015. We’re excited to continue along this path of training the next generation of policy-makers with new and emerging computational and data science skills. Visit the […]
With its svelte oval shape, customizable acrylic shell, and interactive LED lighting, the Looplamp looks like a product you would find in a high-end furniture catalog. But this summer, the shoebox-sized “smart” devices are helping Chicago high school students get hands-on experience with digital fabrication, programming, and — most importantly — how they can interact […]