Friday, February 21, 2020

MSCI Prof talks up data science for social good

Management Sciences professor Lukasz Golab was recently featured in an article by University Affairs. The article provided an overview of data science research programs accros Canadian universities. According to Prof.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

MSCI Prof's AI research confirms benefits of self-care

In a recent study, Management Sciences professor Lukasz Golab  and graduate student Liuyan Chen used artificial intelligence (AI) and found support for the conventional wisdom that taking care of yourself makes you feel good. They built an AI computer model to identify key words in more than 700,000 anonymous online journal entries written by over 67,000 users of a mobile mood-tracking application. They found strong associations between positive moods and getting enough sleep, eating well and exercising.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Management Sciences students are finalists at IBM Technology Consulting Competition

A group of Management Sciences graduate students recently placed in the top 5 among 60 teams at the 2020 IMB Technology Consulting Competition. The competition, which took place at the Ivey Business School, is the "largest tech focused and student-run case competition in Canada".

The team members were Matthew Konski, Shahzeb Naveed, Zaryab Javaid, and Umer Azam - all enrolled in the Master of Management Sciences program.