Undergraduate data science education webinar by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine on April 25, 2017

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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will conduct a webinar from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET on April 25, 2017 to inform the ongoing study Envisioning the Data Science Discipline: The Undergraduate Perspective The study will set forth a vision for the emerging discipline of data science at the undergraduate level. It will emphasize core underlying principles, intellectual content, and pedagogical issues specific to data science, including core concepts that distinguish it from neighboring disciplines. During the webinar, committee members will discuss the study’s plans and solicit audience input on directions and topics the study should examine. For questions about the webinar, please send email to Michelle Schwalbe at mschwalbe at nas dot edu. To register for the webinar, click here.