• DSI Director Kyle Cranmer’s Work Highlighted in National Report on AI in Science

    DSI Director Kyle Cranmer’s work is highlighted in a recent report from the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) that provides recommendations about responsibly harnessing the power of AI to accelerate scientific discovery in the U.S.

  • Postdoctoral Research Opportunity in Data Science and Particle Physics

    The Cranmer lab at UW–Madison is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to pursue research at the intersection of data science and particle physics. The group is part of the ATLAS Collaboration at the Large Hadron Collider, the Institute for Research and Innovation in Software for High Energy Physics (IRIS-HEP), and the Data Science Institute at UW–Madison.

  • Research Projects Awarded Funding Through Partnership with American Family Insurance

    Nine UW–Madison data science research projects with applications to both the insurance industry and society have been selected for funding through the American Family Funding Initiative.

  • Participate in the Open Source Survey

    The Open Source Program Office (OSPO) is conducting a survey to understand how open source is utilized and regarded at UW–Madison, and its impact on academics and research. Please help us by taking and sharing this brief survey.

  • Data Science Institute Welcomes New Affiliates

    The Data Science Institute recently welcomed 14 faculty members to our group of DSI Affiliates, bringing the total number of affiliates to 54. DSI Affiliates are UW–Madison faculty and academic staff from across campus who are actively engaged in foundational or use-inspired research, aligned with the DSI mission and vision, that is relevant to data science.

  • Discover the Data Science Institute at the UW 175th Anniversary Open House

    Join us Friday, April 5 from 1-3 for demonstrations of AI and data science. You can play with generative AI tools, check out visualizations of research data, learn about open-source software, and experience our interactive campus networking tools such as our community maps.

  • ML for Wisconsin: Feature Your Data for the 2024 Machine Learning Marathon!

    As part of the ML+X community’s 2024 Machine Learning Marathon, we are excited to invite principal investigators and companies throughout Wisconsin to contribute their data and associated machine learning task (e.g., classification or prediction) to be featured as a competition on Kaggle.

  • The Data Science Institute is Hiring a Financial Specialist

    The Data Science Institute is accepting applications for a financial specialist. This position will report directly to the associate director of administration, will assist the DSI director, and will support staff members to advance the DSI's research goals and objectives.

  • Apply for Data Science Research Funding by March 1

    The American Family Funding Initiative, an internal funding competition at UW–Madison, offers up to $150K to stimulate and support cutting-edge research in the rapidly growing field of data science.

  • The Data Science Hub is Hiring

    The Data Science Hub is hiring a facilitator for data science training and community engagement at UW–Madison. If you are passionate about helping people advance their research using data science methods, check out this opportunity!

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Cris Carusi
Communications Manager
American Family Insurance Data Science Institute