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ABOUT THE EVENT

On June 28th 2021, we hosted the Data Science for Everyone Commitments Event to highlight the importance of increasing access and quality of data science in elementary and secondary schools and to showcase high impact commitments from our inaugural Commitments Campaign
 
The event included remarks from policymakers and doers in the data science space, showcased impactful commitments, and opportunities for partnership and networking. Following the live program, we hosted a live happy hour through Zoom. To connect with commitment-makers and other coalition members, and to make sure you’re the first to know about other upcoming events, join our Slack community.

 

HEAR FROM COMMITMENT-MAKERS

2021 Commitments Videos

2021 Commitments Videos
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Commitments Showcase Video 1

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Commitments Showcase Video 2

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Commitments Showcase Video 3

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SPEAKERS

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Eric Schmidt

Co-Founder, Schmidt Futures

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Dr. Jo Boaler

Professor of Education at Stanford University & Co-founder of youcubed

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Janet Coffey, Ph.D.

Program Director, Science, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

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Dr. Leigh Ann DeLyser

Co-Founder and Executive Director, CSforALL

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Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee

Chancellor, DC Public Schools (DCPS)

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Chad Dorsey

President and CEO, The Concord Consortium

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Dr. Karina Montilla Edmonds

Senior Vice President and Head of Academies and University Alliances,  SAP

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Kumar Garg 

Managing Director and Head of Partnerships, Schmidt Futures

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Dr. John B. King, Jr. 

President and CEO, The Education Trust 

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Katy Knight

 Executive Director and President, Siegel Family Endowment

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Steve Levitt

Author, Freakonomics

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Jessica Lyons

Senior Academic Program Manager; Tableau for Teaching
Salesforce/Tableau

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Suyen Machado

Director, UCLA Data Science Education Project

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Dr. Karen Marrongelle

Assistant Director,
Directorate for Education and Human Resources,
National Science Foundation

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Julia Quinn

Deputy Director of Philanthropy, Citadel

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Trena L. Wilkerson, Ph.D

President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

SPEAKERS

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Eric Schmidt

Co-Founder, Schmidt Futures

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Chike Aguh

Chief Innovation Officer,  U.S. Department of Labor

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Pamela Northam 

First Lady of Virginia 

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Dr. Jo Boaler

Professor of Education at Stanford University & Co-founder of youcubed

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Chad Dorsey

President and CEO, The Concord Consortium

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Kumar Garg 

Managing Director and Head of Partnerships, Schmidt Futures

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Steve Levitt

Author, Freakonomics

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Dr. Karen Marrongelle

Assistant Director,
Directorate for Education and Human Resources,
National Science Foundation

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Janet Coffey, Ph.D.

Program Director, Science, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

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Dr. Leigh Ann DeLyser

Co-Founder and Executive Director, CSforALL

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Dr. Karina Montilla Edmonds

Senior Vice President and Head of Academies and University Alliances,  SAP

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Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee

Chancellor, DC Public Schools (DCPS)

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Dr. John B. King, Jr. 

President and CEO, The Education Trust 

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Jessica Lyons

Senior Academic Program Manager; Tableau for Teaching
Salesforce/Tableau

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Julia Quinn

Deputy Director of Philanthropy, Citadel

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Katy Knight

 Executive Director and President, Siegel Family Endowment

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Suyen Machado

Director, UCLA Data Science Education Project

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Trena L. Wilkerson, Ph.D

President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

AGENDA

Opening Keynote

Pamela Northam, First Lady of Virginia

Special Guest

Eric Schmidt, Schmidt Futures

Panel Session

Jobs And Equity: How Data Science Education Strengthens Our Communities & Workforce

Panelists include: Jessica Lyons (Tableau/Salesforce), Trena Wilkerson (NCTM) Leigh Ann Delyser (CSforAll) Karina Montilla Edmonds (SAP), Moderator: Katy Knight (Siegel)

Commitments Showcase

Kumar Garg, Schmidt Futures

Keynote Remarks

Nafeesa Owens, Assistant Director for STEM Education, Office of Science and Technology Policy

Panel Session

Innovations & Lessons Learned in Data Science Education

Panelists include: Jo Boaler (Stanford), Janet Coffey (Moore Foundation), Suyen Machado (UCLA/IDS/LAUSD), Lewis Ferebee (DCPS), Moderator: Chad Dorsey (Concord Consortium)

Commitments Showcase

Kumar Garg, Schmidt Futures

Fireside Chat

John King, Ed Trust and Karen Marrongelle, NSF

Closing Keynote

Chike Aguh, Department of Labor

Commitments Showcase

Kumar Garg, Schmidt Futures

Future of Data Science for Everyone

Steve Levitt, University of Chicago

Closing Remarks

Kumar Garg, Schmidt Futures