October 8, 2013

Whether Accelerating Medical Cures or Impacting Kids Through Dancing, Helping People Is What Motivates Glen de Vries

Glen de Vries, co-founder and President of Medidata Solutions, a Manhattan-based life sciences technology company specializing in the collection and management of clinical trials data, recently endowed a student fellowship at NYU’s Center for Data Science. The Glen de Vries Permanent Fellowship Fund will provide tuition assistance to one student each year in the CDS […]

October 1, 2013

Center for Data Science Open House – October 15th

Come learn more about the Center for Data Science and the Master of Science in Data Science. Hear from Faculty and Staff about this cutting-edge program. Some topics include: Admissions, Curriculum, Required Courses, and Corporate Partners Program October 15, 2013 from 3:30pm – 5:00pm 719 Broadway, Room 1221, New York, NY 10003 If you plan […]

May 31, 2013

Interview with Bernhard Schölkopf, Director, Department of Empirical Inference at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Tübingen, Germany

Currently on sabbatical from the Max Planck Institute, Bernhard Schölkopf is spending several months in New York at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. On May 8, 2013, Professor Schölkopf sat down with reporter M.L. Ball to discuss the field of machine learning, its relationship to large data sets, and the intimidation factor inherent in […]

May 29, 2013

Bernhard Schölkopf: Bringing His Knowledge of Machine Learning and Data Sets to the Courant Institute

Internationally regarded as a leading researcher in the field of machine learning, Bernhard Schölkopf was the featured speaker for this year’s Courant Lectures in April, giving two talks: “Statistical and Causal Learning” and “Inference of Cause and Effect.” Currently on sabbatical from the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Tübingen, Germany, where he is Director […]