Faculty and research

Department of Data Science and Analytics

The Department of Data Science and Analytics is the ninth department at BI Norwegian Business School and was established in 2020. Our faculty have a background in statistics, machine learning, statistical learning, and/or artificial intelligence.


Upcoming activities

About the Simula@bi Research Seminars

The research seminars in data science consists of talks on fundamental and applied research within statistics, machine learning and artificial intelligence. When the event is visible in the list above, please click to register. The registration opens  about 1 week before the event. In the table below you can see an overview of upcoming seminars this semester.

If you would like to suggest a speaker, contact Assistant Professor Silvia Lavagnini. 

Practical questions: contact Siri Johnsen for information.

Join our e-mail list to get invitations to our events about 1 week before the event. 

Simula@BI Research Seminars Fall 2023

Date Time Title Speaker Institution
5 Sep 12:00-13:00 Motivation and Diagnostics for Nonlinear Structural Equation Models Using Non-Parametric Regression Among (Econometrics) Julien P. Irme Goethe University Frankfurt 
26 Sep 12:00-13:00 Interdisciplinary Analysis of Information Diffusion in Large-scale Media Platforms (Machine Learning) Ivan Belik NHH
10 Oct  12:00-13:00 Predictive Ability Tests with Possibly Overlapping Models (with V. Corradi and D. Gutknecht) (Econometrics) Jack Fosten King’s Business School, King's College London
30 Oct (Monday!)  12:00-13:00 TBA (Machine learning and Finance) Rachel Nam Goethe University Frankfurt 
14 Nov  12:00-13:00 TBA (Econometrics) Joakim Westerlund Lund University
5 Dec  12:00-13:00 TBA (Econometrics) Jonas Striaukas Copenhagen Business School