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Annual Meeting: 2015 Data Science Workshop

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April 29, 2015
Location: Fisher Conference Center, Arrillaga Alumni Center

Time Agenda PDF
8:15 AM Check-In & Continental Breakfast  
9:00 AM Welcome  
9:15 AM Keynote Speaker: Towards Data Commons, Ramanathan V. Guha, Google Fellow  
9:45 AM

SDSI Flagship Project Presentations


Data Science for Personalized Health

  • Michael Snyder (Speaker 1), David Tse (Speaker 2), Euan Ashley, Mohsen Bayati, Dan Boneh, Atul Butte, Andrea Montanari, Ayfer Ozgur, Tsachy Weissman

Secure Analytics on the Internet of Things

  • Noah Diffenbaugh (Speaker), Phil Levis, Chris Re, Dan Boneh, Mark Horowitz, Jure Leskovec

Mapping the "Social Genome"

  • Jure Leskovec (Speaker), Michael Bernstein, Amir Goldberg, Dan Jurafsky, Dan McFarland, Christopher Potts
10:30 AM Break  
11:00 AM

SDSI Project Presentations


Large-scale Time Series Analysis of Food Price Spikes and Malnutrition

  • Sanjay Basu (Speaker), Eran Bendavid

Use of Electronic Phenotyping and Machine Learning Algorithms to Identify Familial Hypercholesterolemia Patients in Electronic Health Records

  • Joshua Knowles (Speaker), Nigam Shah

Real-Time Large-Scale Neural Identification

  • E.J. Chichilnisky (Speaker), Andrea Montanari

Physics Event Reconstruction at the Large Hadron Collider

  • Lester Mackey (Speaker 1), Ariel Schwartzman (Speaker 2) 

The Stanford Resident Project:Towards Knowledge-drive Medical Genomics

  • Gill Bejerano (Speaker), Chris Re
12:00 AM Lunch  
1:30 PM

Panel #1: Insurance Industry Forecast: Dense Fog, Stormy Seas, or Smooth Sailing? 

  • Peter Gunder (Moderator)
    Chief Business Development Officer, American Family Insurance
  • Mike Fields
    VP & Chief IT Architect, State Farm Insurance
  • Ben Bengtson
    Senior Vice President, Global Leader Insurance Industry Markets, Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • Keith Moore
    CEO, CoverHound, Inc.
  • Paul Mang
    Managing Partner, Avarie Capital, LLC
2:30 PM Break  
3:00 PM

Panel #2: Data Science: Exploring the Limits

  • Alfred Spector (Moderator)
    VP Research and Special Initiatives, Google (Retired)
  • Jure Leskovec
    Assistant Professor, Computer Science, Stanford University
  • Franz Och
    Chief Data Scientist, Human Longevity
  • Jake Hofman
    Research Scientist, Microsoft Research