About Us

The DePaul Center for Data Mining and Predictive Analytics (DaMPA) is a research, educational and collaborative center that focuses on the applications of data science. The center is a joint venture incorporating faculty from several colleges and disciplines across DePaul University. The research focus of the Center is the development of innovative tools and methods in data mining, predictive analytics, and machine learning, as well as the application of these techniques in areas such as intelligent Web systems, social computing, business intelligence, healthcare, hospitality, marketing, image analysis, and more. The Center seeks partnerships with industry as well as educational and non-profit organizations to plan and conduct joint analytics projects that provide graduate students with an invaluable opportunity to work on real-world problems and to gain problem-solving experience in data science.

Our Mission

The Center serves as a central point of contact between industry and academia in order to foster partnerships for research and education. The Center’s mission is threefold

  1. To bring together faculty who conduct research in data science and predictive analytics
  2. To develop a network of collaborators and researchers from academia and industry in the Chicago area to promote joint research projects.
  3. To train future data scientists through the graduate academic program in Predictive Analytics, and to connect prospective employers with our graduate students for internships or full-time positions.

The Center seeks partnerships with industry to plan and conduct joint analytics projects that provide graduate students with an invaluable opportunity to work on real-world problems and to gain problem-solving experience in data science. More information can be found under the Academic link.

Contact Us

Mailing Info:
DePaul Center for Data Mining and Predictive Analytics
College of Computing and Digital Media
243 S. Wabash Ave
Chicago IL 60604

For information please  contact Dampa at
Email:  dampa@cdm.depaul.edu