Data Science for Sustainability @ MissionPoint Capital Partners

  • June 6, 2013 · 6:30 PM
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ABSTRACT

This interactive meetup will engage participants in identifying new opportunities for data science to bring transformative solutions to sustainability. Adam Rein, Principal at MissionPoint Capital Partners, will give a brief overview on the concept of sustainability and its relationship to the concepts of resiliency, "clean web", and others. Small group discussions will identify where predictive analytics can make breakthroughs across key sustainability sectors, including energy, agriculture, water, and recycling. This will include tangible steps that can be taken to spur innovation by creating a predictive model challenge or locating publicly available data sets. Light refreshments will be served.

 

SCHEDULE

6.30 to 7.00pm: networking, light refreshment
7.00 to 8.00pm: talk + Q&A
8.00 to 9.00pm: networking

 

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  • Jody E.

    awsome - excellent group energy group and format!

    June 7, 2013

  • Siddharth M.

    Thanks for keeping the Meetup focused, engaging and on schedule, as well as feeding us! Met a lot of good people and I look forward to our next event. Please let me know if I can help out in any way!

    June 7, 2013

  • Jody E.

    here is more on the horizon graphs for temporal data -
    http://www.perceptualedge.com/blog/?p=390
    http://square.github.io/cubism/

    June 6, 2013

  • Jody E.

    saw this tweet just now --
    #quantifiedself @algore talks about interspecies sexting at #irce2013 : a cow texts the farmer when she is in heat #internetofthings

    June 6, 2013

  • Navin S.

    good people wanting to solve real world problem without throwing around buzz word. Nice!

    June 6, 2013

  • Bob D.

    Need to defer attendance until after Summer.

    June 6, 2013

  • Ravi

    Have a last minute guest coming into town now.

    June 5, 2013

  • Siddharth M.

    Looking forward to this event!

    June 5, 2013

  • Detelina I.

    Hi, I am a climate scientist interested in applying climate models data for sustainability

    1 · May 29, 2013

  • Heidi

    I'm CTO at Carbonflow - a carbon market software company. Now looking for my next direction in sustainability.

    May 11, 2013

    • Heidi

      Yep it was. Did you know it?

      May 21, 2013

    • Andrew D.

      Yes I did via Neal D. I would enjoy comparing notes and talk about other deals. Can we take this conversation to email [masked].

      May 21, 2013

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