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The University of Cambridge is co-ordinating activities to address COVID-19.


The University of Cambridge is to take a leading role in a major national effort to help understand and control the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19) announced today by the Government and the UK’s Chief Scientific Adviser.


Statement from C2D3

Updated 16 March 2020

The organising committee for the C2D3 Research Symposium, 22 April 2020, would like to inform you we have taken the decision to postpone the event due to Covid-19. We would like to thank you for your enthusiasm to join us for a day of exciting discussions.

We hope to reschedule the Symposium and would very much like you to join us. When we have more information, the C2D3 Network will be informed (join our mailing list to stay in touch).


Funding available from C2D3 for interdisciplinary events

Applications close 10 February.

C2D3 welcomes funding applications from University of Cambridge researchers for interdisciplinary events. Events may include seminars, workshops, conferences, training courses, or any other activity that supports interdisciplinary data science research and/or teaching.


Save the Date for the C2D3 Research Symposium 2020

Wednesday 22nd April 2020, West Court, Jesus College, University of Cambridge

More details to follow.

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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