Thursday, November 5, 2020
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Virtual (Online) Event!
Discover an ecosystem of data science capabilities at the UM Faculty of Science
Join us for a series of virtual information sessions and discussions with researchers and industry at the forefront of data science.
Digital Disruption in Agriculture
Explore the future of Digital Agriculture research in Manitoba! A showcase of applied research in automated field phenomics, bioinformatics for precision ag, hydrological modelling, and agro-ecosystems modeling using digital tools and datasets. – In collaboration with the UM Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences.
Data Science Nexus – Explore capabilities in Data Science, with research highlights in routing optimization and explainable AI
Data Science Nexus is ready to help meet your organizational data science needs. Explore our capabilities in machine learning, optimization, forecasting, modelling, predictive analytics and more. Hear from leading researchers on the latest in routing optimization and explainable AI. Followed by a discussion of challenges and opportunities in Manitoba’s leading sectors.
Build Your Talent Pipeline
Let us help you build your data science/digital talent pipeline through Science Co-op! Students and employers will share their co-op experiences. A lot has changed since Covid-19 began, let’s discuss your current needs.
- Joel Semeniuk, VP Corporate Growth & Innovation – Communitech
- Margaux Miller, Program Director – Tech Manitoba
- Jolen Galaugher, Industry & Community Liaison Officer – University of Manitoba
- Geoffrey Anderson, Director, Science Co-op – University of Manitoba
You will be provided with a zoom link upon registering for the event.