Our Mission

Our Mission

Data Science Leuven connects a wide variety of people working with data around Leuven: statisticians, data engineers, data-driven business people, PhD students, researchers both academic and commercial-industrial, product designers, market researchers, … You don’t need to call yourself a ‘data scientist’ to be exactly who we want to meet!

Our aim is twofold:

  1. Inspiration & cross-pollination: bring together different perspectives and expertise, to learn from each other and find the right partners to collaborate with
  2. Help interesting profiles and companies based in Leuven find each other, to promote employment and collaborations around data in Leuven (read: plus reduce time wasted in traffic jams)

How do we want to achieve this?

  • events: evenings with a few short talks around specific topics followed by connecting over drinks in a bar :), workshops, breakfast inspiration sessions, …
  • putting together a list of companies in Leuven with data at their core
  • sharing interesting resources
  • etc.