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Partners and Sponsors

We are fortunate to be the recipient of many grants and gifts awarded to us from nonprofit foundations, for-profit organizations, and the US government. We thank all our research sponsors for their support.

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

YINS Industry Seminar: ROI Checker

YINS Industry Seminar: Network Science in High-Tech, Think Tanks, and Government

ROI Checker: “Applying Network Science to Detect Brand Advocacy in the Restaurant Industry”

Speakers: Lucas E. Wall, CEO & Founder, and Roberto Fernandez-Borda Ph.D., Co-Founder

ROI Checker is an artificial intelligence commercial application under development that aims to optimize the way brands influence patrons with marketing initiatives.

December 14, 2016

Datahack@Yale: February 18-19, 2017

Network data poses unique analytic challenges. Network scientists create new methods to tame complex data and answer questions about the interconnected world. On February 18-19, 2017, students and postdocs in the fields of network science, data science, statistics, computer science, data visualization, and related disciplines will compete to solve the data challenge of their choice. Challenges have been devised by Yale faculty and corporate sponsors. Results will be judged by a panel of experts from academic and corporate life.

The application deadline is January 25th. Apply on the event website:

For information about volunteering, mentoring, or sponsoring the Datahack, please contact us at

Emily Hau
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