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Data Scientists
Master’s
Degree
#bcndatascience
Meeting
Summer School
(beta)
Barcelona GSE Data Science Ecosystem
(v.2016)...
Barcelona GSE Data Scientists
Omiros Papaspiliopoulos
ICREA-UPF and BGSE
Computational Statistics, Bayesian
methodology an...
Master’s Degree in Data Science > Vision and Program
Detect assess, and leverage
opportunities for data-driven value
creat...
Master’s Degree in Data Science > Activities
WORKSHOPS WEEKLY SEMINARS COMPETITIONS AND
HACKATHONS
INDUSTRIAL
PRACTICUM
Th...
QUALIFIED DATA SCIENTISTS
Master’s Degree in Data Science > Career Paths
TALENTED STUDENTS
SELECTIVE ADMISSIONS PROCESS
We...
Companies that believe in us
INDUSTRIAL
PRACTICUM
RECRUITERS AND
EMPLOYERS
SPEAKERS AND
GUESTS
Examples of the companies a...
Co-organized with:
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Pedro Cosa Fernandez (Channel 4)
Andrew Gelman (Columbia University)
Nicolas Le Roux (...
Data Science Summer School
Data Science Toolbox
Machine Learning
Deep Learning
This year marks the 10th edition of Barcelo...
Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
www.barcelonagse.eu
A WORLD OF TALENT
International students from 50+ countries
and...
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The Barcelona GSE Data Science Ecosystem

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Data Science people, academic programs, research initiatives, and connections with public and private sector organizations at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

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The Barcelona GSE Data Science Ecosystem

  1. 1. Data Scientists Master’s Degree #bcndatascience Meeting Summer School (beta) Barcelona GSE Data Science Ecosystem (v.2016) Companies, Institutions, and Partners
  2. 2. Barcelona GSE Data Scientists Omiros Papaspiliopoulos ICREA-UPF and BGSE Computational Statistics, Bayesian methodology and computation, Machine Learning, Stochastic Processes Christian Fons-Rosen UPF and BGSE Innovation, Political Economy, Corporate Finance Gábor Lugosi ICREA-UPF and BGSE Machine Learning, Pattern Classification, Information Theory Michael Greenacre UPF and BGSE Data Visualization, Applied Statistics, Multivariate Analysis Christian Brownlees UPF and BGSE Non-linear Time Series, Networks, Systemic Risk, High Frequency Data Stephen E. Hansen UPF and BGSE Text Mining, Applications of Machine Learning to Social Sciences Team of experts from academia and industry Pau Agulló Kernel Analytics Data Mining, Customer Value Management, Quantitative Marketing Alexandros Karatzoglou Telefónica Research Deep Learning, Recommender Systems Matthew Eric Bassett Gower Street Analytics Data Science for the film industry, topological data analysis Marc Noy Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Combinatorial optimization David Rossell University of Warwick High-dimensional Statistics, Bioinformatics, Bayesian Methods, Experimental Design
  3. 3. Master’s Degree in Data Science > Vision and Program Detect assess, and leverage opportunities for data-driven value creation Collaborate with business managers, scientists, politicians, computer engineers Conduct data science projects autonomously Our students graduate with the skills needed to: Training is organized around four components of Data Science: Classification Methods Statistical Computing Bayesian Modelling and Simulation Time Series Neural Networks Recommender Systems Text Mining Linear Programming Combinatorial Optimization Stochastic Optimization Queuing Systems Revenue Management Pricing Networks and Graphs Big Data in Banking and Finance Stochastic and Computational Finance Mechanism Design Auctions Game Theory STATISTICS AND MACHINE LEARNING COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS OPTIMIZATION ECONOMICS, FINANCE AND POLICY MAKING
  4. 4. Master’s Degree in Data Science > Activities WORKSHOPS WEEKLY SEMINARS COMPETITIONS AND HACKATHONS INDUSTRIAL PRACTICUM The practicum gives BGSE Data Science students the opportunity to complete a "deep dive" analytics project using real data from selected companies around Barcelona. Deep Learning Statistical Learning with Massive Amounts of Data Ultra-high Dimensional Variable Selection Scientific Computing
  5. 5. QUALIFIED DATA SCIENTISTS Master’s Degree in Data Science > Career Paths TALENTED STUDENTS SELECTIVE ADMISSIONS PROCESS We search for motivated candidates with talent, ambition, and a diverse range of skills INTERNATIONAL PROFILE 24 different countries in the first two editions QUANTITATIVE BACKGROUNDS Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Business Administration, Physics WORK EXPERIENCE From new graduates to seasoned professionals 100% of first cohort placed within 3 months of graduation recruiters on campus last year of these hired BGSE graduates recruiters came back to recruit more students this year of practicum companies offered jobs to students last year
  6. 6. Companies that believe in us INDUSTRIAL PRACTICUM RECRUITERS AND EMPLOYERS SPEAKERS AND GUESTS Examples of the companies and institutions in the Barcelona GSE Data Science ecosystem. Some could be included in more than one category.  
  7. 7. Co-organized with: KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Pedro Cosa Fernandez (Channel 4) Andrew Gelman (Columbia University) Nicolas Le Roux (Criteo) EXPERT PANELS Real Economy Entertainment/Gaming Services Sector/Marketing DATA SCIENCE FOR ACADEMIA AND INDUSTRY Participation of top researchers and practitioners from Europe and the US participants over two days speakers and panelists institutions represented A two-day conference exploring Data Science research and applications for business and institutions. First edition: 2016
  8. 8. Data Science Summer School Data Science Toolbox Machine Learning Deep Learning This year marks the 10th edition of Barcelona GSE Summer Schools and the beta release of the Summer School program in Data Science. This first edition will provide hands-on training on data warehousing, computing, and computational machine learning. Hundreds of students join the BGSE Summer Schools each year. Participants come from countries all over the world and a diverse range of industries and institutions, making the courses an ideal venue for networking and collaboration.COURSE CONTENT
  9. 9. Barcelona Graduate School of Economics www.barcelonagse.eu A WORLD OF TALENT International students from 50+ countries and faculty with PhDs from top universities TOP RANKING RESEARCH Consistently ranked among top economic research institutions by RePEc HIGH STANDARDS All programs evaluated by a Scientific Council that includes 12 Nobel Laureates The Barcelona GSE is an internationally leading research institution in Economics and the Social Sciences. It fosters scientific cooperation and provides graduate education. BGSE Academic Units Teresa Garcia-Milà Director of the Barcelona GSE PhD, University of Minnesota Ramon Marimon Chairman of the Board of Trustees PhD, Northwestern University BGSE Leadership

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