Nova SBE Data Science Knowledge Center

Advancing the knowledge about data-driven decision-making

The Data Science Knowledge Center at Nova SBE aims to advance knowledge about data-driven decision-making and its application in society. Our position in a school of business and economics, and our understanding of social sciences, technology, programming, and statistical methods, allow us to bridge the gap between organizations and technology that generates, processes and uses data for creating impact. As the world becomes more hybrid, with humans becoming more dependent on machines to make decisions, we aspire to lead the way in defining how to create value with the data, ethically, and with social-welfare maximization in mind. We are also training new generations of responsible leaders, who understand opportunities and challenges of data-driven decision-making, and can lead the way towards purposeful application of data science for sustainable businesses and a thriving society.

Currently, our Data Science Knowledge Centre members are working on projects and research in the applications of Data Science for Social Good, Data Driven Policy, Decision-Making, Understanding Human Behaviour, and Marketing and Economics (Theory and Measurement).

Whats's happening

Events

Data Science in Football" - a talk with Sport Lisboa e Benfica Head of Data Science, Sudarshan "Suds" Gopaladesikan
31 Mar '20
Events | Tuesday Data Science in Football" - a talk with Sport Lisboa e Benfica Head of Data Science, Sudarshan "Suds" Gopaladesikan

Through the lens of the football industry, we’ll look at many examples of how various data science techniques has helped SL Benfica refine their business methodology.

Having the skills of a...

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Events

Reinventing the future: Labour Relations for the next 50 years
11 Feb '20
Events | Tuesday Reinventing the future: Labour Relations for the next 50 years

Have you imagined how your work is going to be your work in 50 years? Companies, workers, governments, and academia will share their perspectives, challenges, solutions, and fears about the future...

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News

A Ciência de Dados ao Serviço da Sociedade
News | 23 April 2020 A Ciência de Dados ao Serviço da Sociedade

(Artigo originalmente publicado pela Visão, a 23 de março de 2020, por Lénia Mestrinho)

A análise de grandes volumes de dados, conjugada com um forte conhecimento do negócio/ operações da...

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News

Quase 80% das organizações sociais portuguesas com quebra de receitas
News | 23 April 2020 Quase 80% das organizações sociais portuguesas com quebra de receitas

(Artigo originalmente publicado pelo Público, a 8 de abril de 2020, por Adriano Miranda)

O estudo foi divulgado pela Nova School of Business and Economics.

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News

Le Wagon e Nova SBE lançam curso intensivo de ciência de dados
News | 17 March 2020 Le Wagon e Nova SBE lançam curso intensivo de ciência de dados

(Artigo originalmente publicado pelo Observador, a 26 de fevereiro de 2020, por Manuel Pestana Machado)

A escola de programação francesa Le Wagon juntou-se à Nova SBE e anunciou o primeiro...

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Number of working partnerships
20
Number of working partnerships
Number of projects
25
Number of projects
Number of different industries
7
Number of different industries
Applied Projects

Applied Projects

Developing projects in several different industries with the goal of applying technology for societal impact.

Research

Research

Participation in renowned conferences and research publications with the goal of knowledge sharing.

Education

Education

Developing courses at an Executive Education level, welcoming PhD students, and supporting Nova SBE in its data driven courses at a Bachelor’s and Master’s level.