The 2018 Texas Analytics Summit was held September 27-28 at Rowling Hall on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. Over 300 students, faculty and industry leaders attended a day and a half of speakers and panels on the future of analytics.
Topics of discussion during ranged from AI to FinTech, and data science. Charles Thomas, chief data and analytics officer at General Motors delivered the opening keynote address. Brett Hurt of data.world was a keynote speaker, closing out the first day with a discussion of The Importance of Transforming Into a Data Driven World. Center for Research and Analytics founding sponsor, USAA, provided the lunch keynote on Friday.
The 2019 Texas Analytics Summit will be held in the Fall of 2019.