The Statistics and Data Science Center is an MIT-wide focal point for advancing research and education programs related to statistics and data science. The Center was created in 2015 with the goal of formalizing and consolidating efforts in statistics at MIT. The Center’s academic mission is to host and develop new academic programs, from a minor to a PhD in statistics and data science.



MIT Sloan Management Review | July 11, 2018

Why the Data Marketplaces of the Future Will Sell Insights, Not Data

Data is recognized as a business asset, but we lack efficient ways to price it, says IDSS director Munther Dahleh. He proposes a marketplace that...

MIT News Office | July 06, 2018

Automating molecule design to speed up drug development

Machine-learning model could help chemists make molecules with higher potencies, much more quickly.

MIT News Office | June 19, 2018

Method Man

Alberto Abadie refines the tools of economics — and gets some interesting results along the way.


Sep 07

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Dejan Slepcev (Carnegie Mellon University)
September 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sep 14

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Gregory Wornell (MIT)
September 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sep 21

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Boaz Nadler (Weizmann Institute)
September 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sep 28

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

Jingbo Liu (MIT)
September 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm