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Kirk Borne is a data scientist and an astrophysicist who has used his talents at Booz Allen since 2015. He was professor of astrophysics and computational science at George Mason University (GMU) for 12 years. He served as undergraduate advisor for the GMU data science program and graduate advisor in the computational science and informatics Ph.D. program.
Kirk spent nearly 20 years supporting NASA projects, including NASA's Hubble Space Telescope as data archive project scientist, NASA's Astronomy Data Center, and NASA's Space Science Data Operations Office. He has extensive experience in large scientific databases and information systems, including expertise in scientific data mining. He was a contributor to the design and development of the new Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, for which he contributed in the areas of science data management, informatics and statistical science research, galaxies research, and education and public outreach.
April 16, 2019: "Insights Discovery at the Intersection of Multiple Data Sets" - Online Webinar
May 1, 2019: Open Data Science Conference (ODSC)(Boston, MA) - Workshop Presenter
Talk: "Human-Centered Data Science - When the left brain meets the right brain”
May 15, 2019: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center IS&T (Information Science & Technology) Colloquium (Greenbelt, MD)(local) - Invited Speaker
Talk: "Forecasting 2.0: New Ways to See Around Corners"
June 3, 2019: 7th International Big Data and Analytics Educational Conference (Adelphi, MD) - Keynote Speaker
Keynote: "Data Literacy For All"
June 27, 2019: "Your Professional Roadmap: Semantic Search is Key" - Online panel discussion for DM Radio
July 18, 2019: "A Second Change for Analytics? Semantic Search Is Key" - Online panel discussion for DM Radio
September 26, 2019: Middle Tennessee State University, Data Science Institute: "Data Matters" (Murfreesboro, TN) - Invited Speaker
November 1, 2019: Southern Methodist University, Masters of Data Science Program: "The Keys to a Successful Data Science Career" - Invited Speaker