About the Data Science and Analytics Section

The Data Science and Analytics Section of the Statistical Society of Canada was established in 2020.  The Section aims to advance Data Science and Analytics broadly, including the role of statistical science in computing, data acquisition, storage, and cleaning, to finding value in acquired data, enabling evidence-based decisions, producing inference and predictions, and communicating and disseminating domain informed results.


2021 - 2022 Executive

President: Nathaniel Stevens (University of Waterloo)

President Elect: Tiffany Timbers (The University of British Columbia)

Past President: Nathan Taback (University of Toronto)

Treasurer: Shirley Mills (Carleton University)

Secretary: Alberto Nettel-Aguirre (University of Wollongong)

Industrial Advisor: Ella Hilal (Shopify)


Past Executive

2019-2020: Dave Campbell
2020-2021: Nathan Taback