IC Data Day

Plan to spend some time enjoying data activities at IC Data Day on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.

In line with our mission and institutional commitment, the Office of Analytics and Institutional Research (AIR) would like to invite you to the inaugural IC Data Day on February 21st in the Clark and Klingenstein lounges. Refreshments and light lunch will be provided. So please save the day on your calendar! You can come for the whole day, or pick a session of particular interest.

IC Data Day celebrates and promotes a culture of data-informed decision making for student success. All discussions will be student-focused and will include:

8:30 – 9:00 am

Coffee and Welcome -- Klingenstein Lounge

Dr. Yuko Mulugetta (Chief Analytics Officer, AIR)

9:00 – 9:50 am

“Using Data to Blast Off: Crystals, Space, and Parkinson's Disease” -- Klingenstein Lounge

Keynote by Dr. Marco Baptista, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

10:00-10:50 am

“Experiences from the 2018 COMAP Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM)” -- Klingenstein Lounge

Dr. Ted Galanthay (Assistant Professor, Mathematics, H&S)

Math Modeling Competition Students:
Connor Carroll (Class of 2018, Mathematics, H&S)
Brittany Dyer (Class of 2018, Mathematics, H&S)
Molly Noel (Class of 2020, Mathematics, H&S)
Salvatore Puglisi (Class of 2018, Mathematics/Economics, H&S)

11:00 – 11:50 am

“If You're Not Counted, You Don't Count - The Importance of Sexual Orientation
and Gender Identity Data Collection” -- Klingenstein Lounge

Mr. Luca Maurer (LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Program Director)

12:00 – 12:40 pm

"Data, Analytics, and a Tool Discussion" -- Clark Lounge

Roundtable Discussions over a light lunch

Table 1 --- Qualtrics and Text Analytics

Table 2 --- IC Data Warehousing Project in the Cloud with HelioCampus

Table 3 --- Data Governance at IC

Table 4 --- R vs. Python

Table 5 --- Data Visualization with Tableau

12:50 – 1:50 pm

“Analytics Education at IC” -- Klingenstein Lounge

Faculty and Student Panel Discussion


Christie Fosina (Class of 2019, Mgmt. & Mkt. BUS);

Salvatore Puglisi (Class of 2018, Math & Econ, H&S)

Associate Dean David Pacun (MUS);

Associate Dean Bryan Roberts (Park);

Dr. Bill Tastle (Prof. & Chair, Management, BUS);

Dr. Sharon Stansfield (Associate Prof. & Chair, Computer Sci., H&S)

Dr. Sebastian Harenberg (Assistant Prof., Ex & Sport Sci., HSHP);

Dr. Rumit Singh Kakar (Assistant Prof., PT, HSHP)

2:00 – 2:50 pm

”What Sakai Might Tell Us About Student Engagement?” -- Klingenstein Lounge

Dr. Andrew Siefert (Statistical Modeler at AIR)

Ms. Mary Jo Watts (Learning Application Coordinator, IT)

3:00 – 3:50 pm

“How to Increase Your Probability of Landing Your Dream Job” -- Klingenstein Lounge

Dr. Daniel Pascoe Aguilar (Exec. Director of Career services)

Mr. Elijah Earl (Sr. Research Analyst, AIR)
4:00 – 4:30 pm

Closing Remarks and Announcement of Raffle Winners -- Klingenstein Lounge

VP for Enrollment Management Gerard Turbide