Steering committee



Emeritus Professor of the Mathematics of Systems

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Director of HPCS

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Research Chair in Biostatistics, University of Cambridge (Appointed in June 2012)
Director, MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge (Appointed in April 2012)

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Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Civil Engineering

Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Data Centric Engineering

University Lecturer on Astrostatistics

Aviva Partnership Manager


Faculty (Reader level) in Management Practice
Director & Co-founder of the Cambridge Centre of Alternative Finance (CCAF)

Research Librarian


Coordinator, Cambridge Centre for Data-Driven Discovery (C2D3)

About us

The Cambridge Centre for Data-Driven Discovery (C2D3) brings together researchers and expertise from across the academic departments and industry to drive research into the analysis, understanding and use of data science.

  • Supports and connects the growing data science research community 
  • Builds research capacity in data science to tackle complex issues 
  • Drives new research challenges through collaborative research projects 
  • Promotes and provides opportunities for knowledge transfer 
  • Identifies and provides training courses for students, academics, industry and the third sector 
  • Acts as a gateway for external organisations 

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