The center brings together faculty from colleges and disciplines across DePaul University and fosters research collaborations in data science or allied fields.


We develop innovative tools and methods in data science and focus on the application of these techniques in areas such as intelligent Web systems, social computing, business intelligence, healthcare, hospitality, marketing, image analysis, and more.

Research Labs

Faculty and students have access to specialized labs that are equipped with advanced technology, software and experimental tools.

About the Center

The Data Mining and Predictive Analytics Center at DePaul University (DaMPA@DePaul) is an Interdisciplinary Research Center that is the home of passionate and expert faculty as well as enthusiastic and bright students. The Center aims to both innovate the computing discipline through harnessing the power of the data revolution and nurture the next generation of computer and data scientists. Faculty have expertise across a wide variety of areas, such as biomedical and health informatics, imaging analytics, interactive machine learning, marketing analytics, recommender systems, database forensics, and high performance and scientific computing. Whether through capstone projects, independent studies, or research credits, faculty engage students in state-of-the-art research and practice activities that set them apart when they graduate and give them a strong foundation for data-oriented careers in computing. The Center is continuously looking for industry collaborations to bridge the gap between the theory and practice, and brings together academics and practitioners through research colloquiums, workshops, and collaborative projects.

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Urban Mobility Hackathon

KPMG LLP and Bosch are sponsoring a hackathon in Chicago – the upcoming KPMG-Bosch Urban Mobility Hackathon on October 19th and 20th at the

Date: 2018-10-19

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DemonHacks is a 26-hour hackathon that gives you the opportunity to learn new technologies and work on cool projects of your choice for the

Time: 8:45am Satuday - 5:30pm Sunday
Date: 2018-10-20

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Predictive Airline Maintenance – PwC Solution

In 2016, in the US alone, the cost of maintenance related delays for airlines was well over $0.5B. Almost a third of total delay time is due to

Time: 2:30 - 5:00PM
Date: 2018-10-26

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NCWIT Collegiate Award

NCWIT Collegiate Award honors the outstanding computing accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate women. Conferred annually, the award recognizes

Date: 2018-10-15

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Princeton Fintech and Quant Conference

The Princeton Quant Trading is pleased to invite you to the 2018 Princeton Fintech and Quant Conference. The conference will feature speakers and

Time: 9:00 - 5:00PM
Date: 2018-10-20

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