Junior Conference on Data Science and Engineering

February 1st and 2nd, 2021
Online event. Registration is optional.
The fifth edition of the Paris-Saclay / Institut Polytechnique de Paris Junior Conference on Data Science and Engineering (JDSE) will offer six students the opportunity to present some scientific work developed during their internships or first year of Ph.D. thesis.

It is also an opportunity for them to grow their critical sense thanks to a professional conference hosting prestigious invited speakers, academics and industry scientists.

#JDSE2021 aims at gathering a vast audience and is an excellent means of discovering research activities.

Program preview

Monday, February 1st, 2021

9:30 – 10:00: Welcome message and opening talk – Bruno Defude

10:00 – 11:00: Arnaud Doucet (University of Oxford & Deepmind)
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11:00 – 12:00: Students presentations

14:00 – 15:00: Patrick Perez (
Challenges of machine learning for autonomous driving

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

10:00 – 11:00: Barbara Hammer (Bielefeld University)
Learning with reject option, drift, and interpretability

11:00 – 12:00: Students presentations