Advancing knowledge and practice wherever people interact with information and technology

Degree Programs

Master of Information Management and Systems (MIMS)

Educating information professionals to provide leadership for an information-driven world.

Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS)

Online degree preparing data science professionals to solve real-world problems.

 

Master of Information and Cybersecurity (MICS)

Online degree preparing cybersecurity leaders for complex cybersecurity challenges.

Ph.D. in Information Management and Systems

A research program for next-generation scholars of the information age.

I School News

Birinder Singh Bhatia at Adobe
Birinder Singh Bhatia at Adobe

Birinder Singh Bhatia (MIMS ’19) spent the summer of 2018 as a Product Management Intern at Adobe.

“I feel the I School curriculum is the best option to develop interdisciplinary skills which are essential for a product management role,” Bhatia shared. “Skills I picked in classes like Web Architecture, Lean-Agile Product Management, Haas@Work, Information Law and Policy, Data Mining and Analytics provided me the ability to understand nuances of different aspects of product, and the perspective of external and internal stakeholders.”

MIMS student Birinder Singh Bhatia interned with the platform product management team at Adobe this past summer. 
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Professor Josh Blumenstock was recently published in Nature, the leading multidisciplinary science journal. Blumenstock describes the potential for big data to make tangible improvements in the lives and economics of people in developing economies, as well as the pitfalls. 

“Today, 95 percent of the global population has mobile-phone coverage,” he writes, “and the number of people owning a phone is rising fast. With phones generating troves of personal data on billions of people who live on a few dollars a day, aid organizations, researchers and private companies are envisioning ways in which the ‘data revolution’ could transform international development.”

Joshua Blumenstock: Information from satellites, mobile phones, and other sources is not a panacea for international-development...

Events

Oct 
04

Freedom and Ethics in the Era of Big Data

Peter Dabrock, chair of the German Ethics Council, explores the potential of big data to constrain the real-world exercise of freedom and self-determination.

Oct 
31

GDPR: Big Data, Big Responsibility

The EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes big responsibilities for organizations.

Student Projects

Deep Learning for Safe Driving
Deep Learning for Safe Driving.
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Patients should be the doctor’s focus, not the computer.  Scriboto...
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A tool for better understanding the dynamics of food insecurity.
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A data science exploration of rap lyrics, and what it takes to make it...