Special Events

We partner with faculty and organizations around campus to organize workshops, discussions, information sessions, and other events that offer fresh perspectives on data-intensive practice, research, and technologies.

Qualitative Methods for Data Science: Advancing curriculum & Collaboration

January 23, 2019

Is there a place for qualitative methods in data science? How do we encourage mixed-method studies of computational phenomena? This workshop probes the intersection of data science and qualitative methods.

Hosted with the UW Qualitative Multi-Method Research Initiative (QUAL).


Data and Racial Justice: A Conversation with Mangels lecturer Samuel Sinyangwe

February 12, 2019

The event, moderated by Anna Lauren Hoffmann (Assistant Professor, iSchool), addresses the possibilities and challenges of using data science to pursue racial justice. Light breakfast, juice, coffee, and tea will be provided.

Hosted with the UW Graduate School and Information School.