About Us

We are a student organization at the University of Pennsylvania dedicated to helping students prepare for careers related to data science.


We hold datathons as valuable opportunities to dive into real-world datasets (and win cash and prizes).


We hold workshops to demonstrate data science tools and techniques


We bring in data professionals to talk to students about their fields and careers

Upcoming Events

Citadel Datathon

Saturday, 9/23/2017, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall

Data Nights

Tuesday, 10/10/2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location - TBD

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Thank you to our sponsors for helping us bring great events and resources to the Penn community!

Get Involved

We send out regular emails about PDSG events, events at Penn, and job, internship, and fellowship opportunities.
All of our events are also posted on Facebook! Like us to get notifications about upcoming events.
Our growing Slack community is a great place to chat with other students interested in data science, find other students to work on projects with, and help each other with technical questions.
Whether you are a company interested in sponsoring a future datathon, a dataist interested in giving a talk or leading a workshop, or a student interested in getting involved behind the scenes, we'd love to hear from you!