2023 Data Science Day

2023 Data Science Day

Organized by: Utah Center for Data Science and the One Utah Data Science Hub


We welcome all students, staff, and faculty at the University of Utah who wish to participate Utah Data Science Day 2023 to send us a note of interest on datasci@utah.edu.

Agenda (Tentative)

09:00 AM - 10:00 AM   Set up available for poster session
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM   Short Research Talks
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM   Industry Panel
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM   Lunch (sponsor talks)
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM   Keynote (Jeff Leek) 45 min talk + 15 Q&A
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM   Research Expo (posters, demos, information booths)
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM   Career Fair Set-up (encourage industry participants to view posters etc)
02:00 PM - 05:30 PM   Career Fair

Keynote Talk

Jeff Leek

Speaker: Jeff Leek

Speaker Bio

Jeff is Chief Data Officer, Vice President, and J Orin Edson Foundation Chair of Biostatistics at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center. Previously, he was a professor of Biostatistics and Oncology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and co-director of the Johns Hopkins Data Science Lab. His group develops statistical methods, software, data resources, and data analyses that help people make sense of massive-scale genomic and biomedical data. As the co-director of the Johns Hopkins Data Science Lab he helped to develop massive online open programs that have enrolled more than 8 million individuals and partnered with community-based non-profits to use data science education for economic and public health development. He is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and a recipient of the Mortimer Spiegelman Award and Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies Presidential Award.


Data Science Day 2017
Data Science Day 2018
Data Science Day 2019
Datathon 2022