Technology
15 July 2019

Silicon Beyond the Valley: UVA Darden Alumni Predict Where Venture Capital Is Going Next

For the better part of a half-century, the epicenter of venture capital in the United States has been located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley. But as technology increasingly enables entrepreneurs, “the universe is expanding” for VC.

20 June 2019

Former Gov. O’Malley Shines Light on Need for Evidence-based Policy Making at Data Science for the Public Good Forum

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley was the inaugural speaker of the Data Science for the Public Good Distinguished Speaker Series, co-hosted by Darden at the School’s Washington, D.C., area facility.

10 June 2019

Capstone Project Gives UVA Darden MBAs Chance to Put In-Demand Tech Skills to Work

Darden Professor Alex Cowan recently led an independent study course with Professor Casey Lichtendahl, offering a capstone project for students interested in building on product management skills and familiarity with a suite of programming tools.

30 May 2019

UVA Darden PhD Students’ Research Cracking the Code on What Makes a Job Candidate Successful

Ph.D. students at Darden are using new data science tools to answer questions related to what makes a job interview successful for both the candidate and the recruiter.

11 April 2019

UVA Business Analytics Student’s Predictive Model Takes Home Cash Prize in Global NCAA Tournament Competition

David Lorenz applied the machine-learning tools he’s used in the Master of Science in business analytics program to build an exceptionally accurate NCAA Tournament bracket.

04 April 2019

UVA Darden Students’ Powerful Data Visualization Wins Seat at Table With Steve Ballmer

Four Darden students were the winners of the USAFacts Data Visualization Challenge, a novel competition held at the Darden School in late March.