Symposium: Informatics and Data Exploration

Infrastructure – Scholarship - Education
The Data Tsunami has arrived

Why attend?
· Hear how data and computation are supported at other institutions
· Learn about the implications of big data for scholarship and education in multiple disciplines
· Join in the conversation about how support for big data could be addressed at URI

Draft Schedule:
8:30– Continental breakfast
9:00 – Jan Hesthaven – Director, Brown University Center for Computation and Visualization
10:00– Mark Howison – Application Scientist, Brown University Center for Computation and Visualization
11:00 – Round table discussions – Computational infrastructure

1:00 – Johan Quackenbush, Dana Farber, Harvard
2:00 – Lightening talks - URI researchers
3:00 - Round table discussions – Scholarship and Education

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 8:30am to 4:00pm

Memorial Union, Ballroom
50 Lower College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

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