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Save the date – Aug 24, 2017 in Casa das historias – Museu Paula Rego, Cascais, Portugal – for the final project presentations by DSSG Europe Fellows. It will be a great opportunity to meet others with interest in Data Science for Social Good, project partners, share the learnings from the collaboration, and discuss the future actions that our community is planning through Data Science for Social Good – Global Network.



10:00     Coffee served

10:30     Opening remarks

Cascais Municipality representative 
Jose de Mello Saude representative
Nova School of Business and Economics representative

10:45     Data Science for Social Good Fellowship – Final Presentations

11:20     Keynote Address: “Using data to heal our oceans”

Dr Gregory Stone – Oceanographer and TED speaker

11:45     Panel Speakers

Joana Sá – Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência “Using data to understand health-related behavior”
Prudencio Pedrosa – McKinsey Analytics “Achieving Impact with big data in the public sector”

12:00     Panel Session – Using Data for Social Good

12:30     Closing remarks

Brunch served

12:35    Gallery walk and networking

Meeting the Data Science for Social Good teams and projects

Book signing: “Soul of the Sea, In the Age of the Algorithm”

14:00 End


16:00 Round table on Using data for Smart City Governance, by Invitation Only

17:00 Round table on Oceans Data Alliance, by Invitation Only


Link to live broadcast: TBC


DSSG Europe – Organizing Committee

Euro Beinat – Leid Zejnilovic – Paul van der Boor – Rayid Ghani – Rodrigo Belo