Statistica e Data Science
(Statistics and Data Science)


Group Coordinator:

  • Rosanna Verde, University of Campania


Board Members:

  • Paola Cerchiello (Deputy-Coordinator), University of Pavia
  • Silvia Salini, University of Milan
  • Leonardo Egidi, University of Trieste
  • Antonella Plaia, University of Palermo


Group Scientific Aims:

The Statistics and Data Science SIS group aims to foster the statistical skills in scientific research and teaching in the context of Data Science.

The group's goals are:

  • to constitute a point of reference within the SIS on Data Science's topics aiming to establish contacts, interactions and systematic relationships with other national and international statistical societies and with other academic and non-academic communities interested in Data Science from different perspectives;
  • to promote and coordinate, through research projects and workshops, theoretical and applied research with an emphasis on the role of Statistics in Data Science;
  • to promote contributions and specialized sessions on Data Science topics within the SIS institutional events;
  • to support those who promote, coordinate, or are involved in the development of Data Science training programs at any level and in particular in universities (BA, MA, PhD) and to promote the organization and coordination of courses, schools, or tutorials in the context of workshops;
  • to promote the dissemination of information about scientific activities of its members and of adherent institutions, and about job and research opportunities in Data Science.


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