Learn more about our groundbreaking partnership – how an industry-leading company and two nationally recognized universities are collaborating to build the talent pipeline and solve some of the world’s toughest problems.
Our research is helping solve real-world problems, turning data into actionable insights that will effect positive change for businesses and people alike, now and in the future.
We’re connecting data science talent and knowledge to those who need it, helping build sustainable relationships between academia and industry.
We’re growing a data science ecosystem with the power to inspire the next generation of data science experts.

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The Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute is fueled by data that drives our decisions.


Students enrolled


Increase in data science program applicants


hours of data science training delivered


NMDSI scholars selected

Data Science is Everywhere

Data is no longer optional or back-office. It’s everywhere – integrated into everything we do, influencing the decisions we make, and affecting our lives. That’s why we created the Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute – to harness the power of data.

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2020 Milwaukee Engineering Research Conference
2020 Milwaukee Engineering Research Conference

Co-hosted by the UWM College of Engineering & Applied Science and the Lubar Entrepreneurship Center, this signature event brings together federal agencies, industry and academia for technical discussions around the nation’s research enterprise. We’ll do deep dives around today’s critical topics, which include water, energy, big data and more.

Feb. 27, 2020 - Feb. 28, 2020