Events

IRC-SEMS2020

The Eighth International Research Conference on Systems Engineering and Management Science (IRC-SEMS2020)

24 - 25 April 2020

State Key Laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City,
University of Macau, Macau, China

IRC-SEMS2020

A Journey to the Wonderland of Data Science

A JOURNEY TO
THE WONDERLAND OF DATA SCIENCE

4 July 2019 | 10.30 am – 12.30pm [FULL]
15 July 2019 | 3.00 pm – 5.00pm [FULL]

This workshop will introduce “data science” to students through a small scale data science project.

COURSE INFO
TARGET STUDENTS
S4–S6 students

WHAT WILL THE STUDENTS LEARN
Students can join either one of the workshops to learn:
• what is data science;
• what do data scientists do; and
• how to execute a small scale data science project.

WHAT WILL THE STUDENTS DO
Execute a small data science project by using mobile phone to read handwritten letters (data) through the application of illustrative software supplied at the workshop.

PRE-REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS
• A smartphone (needed during the workshop)
• Interest in mathematics and/or computer studies and/or data science

MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION
English

COURSE FEE
Free

APPLICATION DEADLINE
18 June 2019

DataSciWork

DataSciWork

1-Hour Career & Life Planning Workshop

Special opportunity for S6 Students to explore the Career Prospects of Data Science Graduates!

Target Students: S6 Students

Date & Time
6 June 2019 (Thu), 2:30-3:30pm
or
14 June 2019 (Fri), 2:30-3:30pm

Venue
P-7510, 7/F, Purple Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU

Registration
Please register here before 31 May 2019.
Successful applicants will receive a confirmation email from the School of Data Science by early June. For enquiries, please contact us at sdscgo@cityu.edu.hk.

DataSciWork CLP Workshop

DataSciWork - Career Life & Planning workshops for F.5 students to explore Data Science

To promote data science study as a university major, SDSC has partnered with FDMT to launch a series of activities for F.5 and F.6 students.

DataSciWork, a 1-day CLP workshop aimed at helping school-nominated F.5 students make an informed choice in university data science study by introducing many related career options.

All secondary schools in Hong Kong are welcomed to nominate students for DataSciWork.

Special updates and talks incorporating the DSE study schedule are prepared for the interested F.6 students on the subject.

DataSciWork (Video)

For enquiry, please fill the
Enquiry Form

ICISE 2019

The Fifth International Conference on the Interface between Statistics and Engineering (ICISE 2019)

26 - 28 June, 2019

Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea

ICISE 2019

CityU JUPAS Consultation Day 2019

CityU JUPAS Consultation Day 2019

Saturday, 4 May 2019 (2-5pm)

JUPAS applicants, come and get an in-depth understanding of our Data Science Programmes @LT-6 (Chan Kei Biu Lecture Theatre)!

For more information about CityU JUPAS Consultation Day 2019, click here.

IRC-SEMS2019

The Seventh International Research Conference on Systems Engineering and Management Science (IRC-SEMS2019)

19 - 20 April, 2019

School of Management and Engineering,
Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

IRC-SEMS2019

Data Science Careers

Data science careers: The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century

13 October, 2018 (CityU Information Day 2018)

  • 11:30am to 12:30pm and
  • 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Peter Ho Lecture Theatre (LT-10),
Floor 4, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building

Dr. Xiang ZHOU, Associate Professor
Dr. Zijun ZHANG, Associate Professor

This talk introduces undergraduate programs in the first School of Data Science in Hong  Kong, Bachelor of Science in Data Science and Bachelor of Engineering in Data Analytics and Systems, covering curriculum structures, knowledge and disciplines offered, as well as career prospects. We shall describe what is data science and how careers on data science advance nowadays data-driven business and artificial intelligence of various industries. The primal goal of the programs and the learning objectives will be explained. Successful stories on applications of the data science from world-class companies to emerging startup companies will be shared to illustrate the promising and prosperous future of the career in data science.