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2020 Florida Data Science for Social Good - The Big Reveal

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Florida Data Science for Social Good (FL-DSSG) program trains student interns and helps the public sector make data-driven decisions.

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Florida Data Science for Social Good (FL-DSSG) program hosted at the University of North Florida blends data science and technology design to inform and solve critical social problems in the State of Florida. FL-DSSG program is an intensive 12-week internship that invites students to tackle data-rich projects that have the potential for substantial social impact. The 2020 internship program runs from June 1st to August 21st, supports seven interns, and three public sector organizations. Each project addresses a wicked problem facing Florida residents, such as juvenile recidivism, early childhood development, and adult literacy.  

At the event, FL-DSSG interns will discuss findings and reveal insights gained from the Center for Children's Rights, Episcopal Children’s Services, and Literacy Alliance of Northeast Florida projects. The University of North Florida Foundation, Jaguars Foundation, and FIS (Fidelity National Information Services) Computing Professorship Award funds 2020 FL-DSSG internship program. FL-DSSG program is a partnership between the University of North Florida and the Nonprofit Center for Northeast Florida. All are welcome to attend. For more information about the FL-DSSG, please visit http://dssg.unf.edu.

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