Introducing the latest in Data Science,

focusing on applications in social,

political and policy sciences.


  • Speaker: Professor Vito D'Orazio / University of Texas at Dallas
  • Date: 2nd November 2021
  • Topic: Conflict Forecasting With Automated Machine Learning


  • Speaker: Professor Tse-min Lin/ University of Texas at Austin
  • Date: 11th November 2021
  • Topic: The p-Value Controversy


  • Speaker: Professor Zhiyong Johnny Zhang/ University of Notre Dame
  • Date: 18th November 2021
  • Topic: Social Network Analysis in the Framework of Structural Equation Modeling


  • Speaker: Professor Jake Bowers/ University of Illinois at Urbans-Champaign
  • Date: 29th November 2021
  • Topic: How can government overcome COVID-19 vaccination hesitancy?


  • Speaker: Professor. Jeff Gill / American University
  • Date: 7th December 2021
  • Topic: Political Science is a Data Science


  • Speaker: Dr. Chris Achen/ Princeton University
  • Date: 9th December 2021
  • Topic: Getting the Politics Right in Election Research