Kennesaw State students gather with industry experts for Analytics Day

 

Data ethics is focus of annual event presented by KSU’s Analytics and Data Science Institute

KENNESAW, Ga. (Apr 18, 2019) — Kennesaw State University’s Analytics and Data Science Institute will present its annual Analytics Day on April 26, focusing on some of the biggest data issues affecting society, including the ethics involved in the use of data.

What: This half-day event will bring together more than 300 business, industry and academic experts to discuss today’s data challenges and solutions, and will help to build a framework for understanding and using data ethically. The event also will feature undergraduate and graduate students’ work and research in the analytics field, as well as panel presentations from business and academic sectors.  

Who:   

  • Industry leaders from Microsoft, Home Depot, Mailchimp, Catalina and Cox Automotive.
  • Academic experts from Kennesaw State, Georgia Tech, Emory and Spelman.
  • Kennesaw State undergraduate and graduate students in data analytics.
  • More than 300 business leaders from organizations such as Mercedes-Benz, Southern Company, State Farm, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Federal Reserve Bank.

When:  Friday, April 26, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

             For a full schedule, visit cpe.kennesaw.edu/sasday/

Where: Kennesaw State University, KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144



A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.

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