The MIT Press releases a comprehensive report on open-source publishing software

Report catalogs, analyzes available open-source publishing software; warns open publishing must grapple with siloed development and community-owned ecosystems.

Jessica Pellien | MIT Press | Aug. 8, 2019 | mit
~4 mins   

Tags: open-source mit-press media-lab research school-of-architecture-and-planning digital-humanities grants data analytics statistics open-access libraries

Building a community for statistics and data science at MIT and beyond

Third annual MIT Statistics and Data Science conference gathers a growing interdisciplinary community of researchers and practitioners.

Scott Murray | Institute for Data, Systems, and Society | May 10, 2019 | mit
~5 mins   

Tags: special-events-and-guest-speakers statistics data idss research economics algorithms electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs school-of-engineering school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences mit-schwarzman-college-of-computing

Study: There’s real skill in fantasy sports

Researchers find most fantasy sports are based on skill, not luck.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office | Nov. 7, 2018 | mit
~10 mins   

Tags: aeronautical-and-astronautical-engineering algorithms analytics mechanical-engineering research school-of-engineering school-of-science statistics data

Celebrating 21st century statistics | MIT News

MIT Statistics and Data Science Conference highlights new approaches and varied applications.

Scott Murray | Institute for Data, Systems, and Society | May 8, 2018
~5 mins |

Tags:  statistics  data  idss  special-events-and-guest-speakers  research  social-media  artificial-intelligence  economics  algorithms  electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs  school-of-engineering

Institute for Data, Systems, and Society to launch new MicroMasters and PhD programs | MIT News

Interdisciplinary doctoral program in statistics and online MicroMasters program in statistics and data science begin this fall.

Institute for Data, Systems, and Society | MIT Open Learning | April 20, 2018
~4 mins |

Tags:  classes-and-programs  idss  massive-open-online-courses-moocs  online-learning  micromasters  edx  mitx  office-of-open-learning  data  statistics  machine-learning  aeronautical-and-astronautical-engineering  economics  mathematics  political-science  school-of-engineering  school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences  school-of-science  electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs

When numbers started counting | MIT News

New book by MIT assistant professor chronicles the birth of statistical arguments in public debate.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office | Feb. 5, 2018
~7 mins |

Tags:  books-and-authors  faculty  research  history  statistics  data  politics  finance  shass  humanities  social-sciences  program-in-sts

School of Science welcomes three new professors this spring | MIT News

Bendta Schroeder | School of Science | Jan. 11, 2018
~5 mins |

Tags:  faculty  climate-change  cognitive-science  machine-learning  ocean-modeling  prediction  statistics  school-of-science

Statistics and Data Science Center holds inaugural conference | MIT News

SDSCon 2017 gathers community and showcases research projects that apply data science to major systems and issues.

Stefanie Koperniak | Institute for Data, Systems, and Society | May 5, 2017
~4 mins |

Tags:  statistics  data  genetics  climate-change  climate-models  idss  policy  crispr  special-events-and-guest-speakers  research

It takes a network | MIT News

Rising Stars workshop helps female electrical engineers and computer scientists build a professional network, find jobs in academia.

Audrey Resutek | Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | Nov. 18, 2015
~7 mins |

Tags:  electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs  women-in-stem  diversity  statistics  computer-science-and-technology  school-of-engineering  special-events-and-guest-speakers  women  diversity-and-inclusion

Ethical trials, targeted ads | MIT News

New method optimizes outcomes for subjects in comparison tests.

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office | Sept. 17, 2015
~7 mins |

Tags:  research  school-of-science  health-sciences-and-technology  mathematics  statistics

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