The Future of Data Science in the D.C. Region

The GW School of Business (GWSB) is proud to host a conversation with global leader in data science Dr. Kirk Borne. Dr. Borne is Booz Allen Hamilton’s Principal Data Scientist and Executive Advisor and is consistently listed among the top worldwide social media influencers in big data and data science.

Topics of discussion will include the impact of Amazon’s decision to expand in the D.C. region, the role academia will play in supporting the evolution of the data science ecosystem, and how the practice of data science will evolve in the industry in response to AI and automation.

GWSB Dean Anuj Mehtrotra will moderate the event, which is hosted by the Office of Industry Corporate Research within the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) and the Data Science Institute. The event will be followed by a reception.