Event Details

Connect@IPSDS | Connect@MDM | 2020 - Online Data Science Conference

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26. June 2020, 03:00 PM - 26. June 2020, 07:00 PM (1 day)

The online conference is dedicated to facilitating information exchange in the area of survey and data science across various sectors (academia, industry, government, and non-profits).

CONNECT is an annual data science conference as part of the International Program in Survey and Data Science (IPSDS). In 2020, CONNECT is the final event of the IPSDS project, which ends on July 31, 2020, as well as the opening event of the Mannheim Master of Applied Data Science & Measurement (MDM) by Mannheim Business School.

Topics presented will cover a wide range of domains from data ethics and privacy, healthcare, data visualization, and more, with a focus on coronavirus-related research. This event is aimed at the needs and inquiries of students, young professionals, researchers, practitioners and those interested in the field of data science and survey research from all areas like science, industry, government and non-profit organizations.


  • 15:00  Welcome Greetings
  • 15:20  Career Panel
    • Moderator: Florian Keusch, IPSDS
    • Laura Marie Edinger-Schons, University of Mannheim
    • Alan Smith, Financial Times
    • Katrin Redmann, SAP
    • Maarten Koomen, Swiss National Education Panel Survey
  • 16:10  Break
  • 16:30  Talk I – Alan Smith, Financial Times
  • 17:00  Talk II – Johannes Abeler, University of Oxford
  • 17:30  Closing Discussion

Please register via the button above, you will receive all needed information accordingly. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in contact with our admissions representative Olga Gotsulyak.

If you are interested in further information about the Mannheim Master of Applied Data Science & Measurement program, we kindly invite you to join our online info session on June 30.

The session will be organized online. Please note our data privacy regulations here.
Please note our policy concerning visual and audio recordings here.


Contact person

Olga Gotsulyak
Admissions Mannheim Master of Applied Data Science & Measurement


Located in the heart of the German and European economy, Mannheim Business School (MBS), the umbrella organization for management education at the University of Mannheim, is considered to be one of the leading institutions of its kind in Germany and is continuously ranked as Germany’s #1.