Upcoming Events


Beyond Business: Using Data to Protect and Serve

December 14 | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
LinkedIn Live

Women in Data Science @ Penn

February 3 | 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Perry World House

Beyond Business

NOVEMBER 15, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST

The Analytics of Finance

How Data Can Help Govern and Grow the Economy

More than ever, analytics is influencing critical decision-making in the field of finance through machine learning, big data, and algorithms. Learn how the financial landscape will evolve with these trends, and what obstacles — and opportunities — to expect.

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DECEMBER 14, 2022

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST

Using Data to Protect and Serve

How Analytics Can Drive Social Good

When faced with challenging societal issues such as police reform, human trafficking, and media transparency, analytics can offer surprising ways to increase accountability and drive social good. Discover how data can lead us to more effective solutions.

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JANUARY 19, 2023

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. EST

More Than a Game

How Analytics Gives Sports Teams a Competitive Advantage

Sports analytics has taken the spotlight as a driver of competitive advantage for professional teams, elevating the value of data both on and off the field. Explore how the sports industry can embrace data science in order to create dynasties.

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Previous Events

Head shots of WiDS speakers


The Wharton School and Penn Engineering were proud to host the third annual Women in Data Science (WiDS) @ Penn Conference on February 9-10, 2022. Over the course of two days, attendees tuned in for talks showcasing the latest advances in data science, live speaker Q&A sessions, and networking opportunities.

This year’s theme – This is What a Data Scientist Looks Like – emphasized the diversity of data science, both in subject matter and personnel. A celebrated interdisciplinary event, WiDS @ Penn welcomed academic, industry, and student speakers from across the data science landscape.


Analytics at Wharton Presents: Timnit Gebru, PhD

On January 24, 2020, Timnit Gebru spoke at the Wharton School on “Consent, Power, Inclusivity, Transparency, Ethics, and Privacy in Collecting Sociocultural Data in Machine Learning: Lessons from Historical Archives.”