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Climate Data Science Day
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Data Science Day

13 November 2023
Munich Re Headquarters, Munich

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    Are you a data enthusiastic student eager to make an impact? Welcome to Munich Re’s Climate Data Science Day! Join our exciting event and use your data science skills to address climate change. A day of learning, exploring and innovation awaits you!

    Your benefits

    and enhance your skills
    for a foundation we donate to
    from keynotes and use cases
    with students and our experts

    Be part of our inspiring data challenge

    Put your data science skills to work on a challenge with a real purpose: mitigating natural catastrophes. At our Climate Data Science Day you will have the opportunity to dive into our extensive climate data on natural disasters in the U.S. that cause billion dollar losses every year.
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    What to expect

    • Work in small teams with like-minded peers
    • Use real-world data on natural catastrophes
    • Visualize and analyze the data using state-of-the-art statistical methods
    • Present your findings to a panel of Munich Re experts
    • The winning team nominates a foundation we donate to 

    Join our Climate Data Science Day

    Sign up by 5 November 2023

    Immerse yourself into data excellence and insights

    In addition to our data challenge, the agenda is packed with highlights: our keynote speakers will provide an overview of data analytics and AI applications at Munich Re. Learn how we model climate risk exposure and use data analytics for effective risk management. Our U.S. colleagues will present a recent use case on wildfires and the critical role data science plays in addressing climate risks. 

    13 November 2023, 8.30 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.

    Keynotes & presentations
    • Welcome by Munich Re’s Head of Central Analytics
    • Data Analytics community and global overview
    • Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)
    • Climate Risk Analytics
    • Wildfires in the U.S.

    Data challenge in teams

    • Natural catastrophes in the U.S.
    • Result presentation
    • Award ceremony
    • Donation of the prize
    • Tour of Munich Re Art Collection
    • Munich Re as an employer
    • Networking opportunities and socialising during breaks and evening drinks

    Unlock the power of data at Munich Re

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    Our 500 data science experts around the globe are driving the digital revolution at Munich Re and in the (re)insurance industry.

    We use our expertise in data engineering, advanced analytics, and AI methodologies such as Large Language Models to develop innovative tools and cutting-edge solutions. From climate change to cybercrime to pandemics: we help individuals, companies and countries tackle the challenges of the future.

    Sounds exciting? 

    Munich Re is very active in utilising data. This gives me the opportunity to make an impact and add a lot of value to the company. Join our Climate Data Science Day to gain insights into our work.
    Gieun Kwak
    Data Analyst
    Gieun Kwak

    Save your spot at our Climate Data Science Day

    Sign up by 5 November 2023

    Useful information

    Event location
    Munich Re Headquarters, Königinstraße 107, 80802 München

    What to bring
    Please bring your laptop with R or Python and a presentation tool preinstalled.

    Your contact persons
    Christoph Rachinger
    Christoph Rachinger
    Senior Consultant Data Analytics
    Giovanni Esposito
    Giovanni Esposito
    Intern Data Analytics

    Questions? We are happy to help you!