Slides and video are now available from the kickoff symposium for the Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS) held on Oct. 6, 2015, in the Rackham Auditorium.

U-M speakers included Provost Martha Pollack, Interim Vice President for Research S. Jack Hu, MIDAS co-directors Brian Athey and Al Hero, and Associate Vice President for Advanced Research Computing Eric Michielssen.

The keynote address, titled “Privacy and Reproducibility in Data Science,” was given by Daniel Goroff, Vice President of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.