France, Bayonne

Data Science in Practice

when 1 July 2019 - 10 July 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 1195

The Business Analytics Institute will once again be offering a 10-day Summer School on our Basque Coast campus for management students and established managers on the practice of Data Science focusing on Health Analytics, Smart Cities and Process Mining

Course leader

Dr. Lee Schlenker, Dr. Davy Cielen, Dr. Marcel Sieber, Dr. Kurt Sc

Target group

Senior undergraduate and graduate students

Course aim

Our professors and experts will help participants focus on the managerial implications of current innovations of artificial intelligence and machine learning in both private and public sectors.

Quick facts:

The Summer Session will focus on the Practice of Data Science using examples from the Life Sciences, Smart Cities and Logistics
The session is open to upper undergraduate and graduate management and engineering students, as well as working professionals aiming to develop their practical knowledge and skills in Data Science
This summer’s international faculty will be composed of Profs. Sieber, Cielen, Stockinger, and Schlenker. Course syllabi are available on request.
Company speakers and/or visits are planned with Sophia Genetics, the cities of Lyon or Dubai, and Lufthansa.
Our cultural visits will include San Sebastien, Biarritz, and Laàs, as well as a Basque cooking class, surfing lessons, and an introduction to Pelota
The practicums will be run using Microsoft Azure Machine Learning (and Spark for the Big Data exercises).
The basic fees for the session are 1195 euros for the class fees, 250 euros for social budget, and 200 euros for student housing.

Fee info

EUR 1195: Admission and course fees


By successfully completing the Summer School Program, you will earn 4 ECTS credits from the French University UPPA, as well as professional certificates.