Dallas, a major city in Texas, with Fort Worth and Arlington forming the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) area, is the largest metropolis in the Southern United States. The major economic pillars of Dallas are the petroleum industry, telecommunications, computer technology, banking, and air transportation. The Dallas area is also a medical, educational, and financial center in the southern United States.
The Dallas area is the center of colleges and universities in Texas, and there are many famous universities, such as University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, and University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
The technology industry is one of the major contributions to Dallas’s economy. There are lots of Fortune 500 companies in Dallas, such as AT&T, Jacobs Engineering, Southwest Airlines, etc..
Attracted by Dallas’s high developing technology, IDEAS hosted 3 conferences here:
- Dallas Data Science Conference 2017
- Dallas Data Science Conference 2018
- Dallas Data Science Conference 2019