Data Science in the Chemicals Industry

Monday, 11/5/2018, 6:30 - 8:00 PM

Berger Auditorium, Skirkanich Hall

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Learn what data science looks like in the chemicals/materials industry from data professionals working at Dow Chemical, Solvay, and Air Liquide.


  • Mary Beth Seasholtz – PhD in Analytical Chemistry from University of Washington, currently Technology Director in Manufacturing Analytics at Dow Chemical.
  • Jean-Yves Delannoy – PhD in Physics from Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon, currently the Manager of the Statistical Modeling and ARtificial intelligence (SMART) Team at Solvay.
  • Ian Moskowitz – UPenn alumnus, PhD in Chemical Engineering from UPenn, currently a Data Scientist in Research and Development at Air Liquide.


6:30 - 6:45 PM – Introduction to panelists

6:45 - 7:30 PM – Q&A session and panel discussion

7:30 - 8:00 PM – Refreshments and networking outside auditorium


Enter Skirkanich Hall from 33rd St [Google Maps Link]. Here’s the door you should enter: [Google Maps Street View Link]. It is Penn card access only, so we’ll have someone there to let people in. The auditorium is in the basement.