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The University of Virginia Data Science Institute hosted Datapalooza 2017 on Nov. 9, in coordination with UVA's Office of the Vice President for Research and Office of the Vice President for Information Technology. Featuring innovative and exciting data science research across disciplines and industries, Datapalooza 2017 featured panels in healthcare, business, and social media analytics, research across Grounds, and presentations from leaders in the field. 

Datapalooza 2017 featured keynote speakers John Elder (Founder & Chair of Elder Research), Chris Wiggins (New York Times Chief Data Scientist) and Mary Jo Madda (Creative Strategy Manager for Code Next at Google). Virginia's Secretary of Health and Human Services Bill Hazel introduced research highlights from across Grounds, and a variety of researchers, government agency officials and industry experts participated in panels on Healthcare, Business, and Social Media Analytics and Data Visualization.

Click here for a full agenda for Datapalooza 2017.

The day of data science began at 8am on Friday, Nov. 10 with registration and breakfast, and ended at 6pm with a reception. All events took place in Newcomb Hall on Grounds.