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 News Office | August 03, 2018

Statistics and Data Science Center affiliate Constantinos Daskalakis wins prestigious Nevanlinna Prize

Professor of electrical engineering and computer science is honored for his contributions to theoretical computer science.

IDSS Communications Office | July 27, 2018

Jonathan Weed awarded Josephine de Karman Fellowship

SDSC congratulates Jonathan Weed for being awarded the 2017-2018 Josephine de Karman Fellowship.

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...


Tue 21

Resource-efficient ML in 2 KB RAM for the Internet of Things

Prateek Jain
August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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