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Big Data Conference 2017 Photo Gallery

CCS would like to thank all who attended the December 4-5, 2017, 2nd annual Big Data Conference & Workshop. Special thanks to our Keynote Speaker, Mr. Daniel Cohen of MasterCard. Our gratitude goes out to the Conference organizers who put together such a distinguished group of Moderators and Panelists (and thank you Moderators and Panelists!). We would specially like to thank our Sponsors: DDN Storage, SAS, AnalytixIQ, and our UM...

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2nd Annual BIG DATA Conference & Workshop 12/4-5/17

2nd Annual BIG DATA Conference & Workshop ONLINE REGISTRATION for TODAY is closed. If you still need to register, please register at the Newman between 1:00 and 2:00 PM. Conference starts at 2:00 PM. Workshop is tomorrow morning. CONFERENCE-Monday & WORKSHOP-Tuesday, December 4-5, 2017   CCS is pleased to announce Daniel Cohen, Senior Vice President, Digital Payments and Labs for MasterCard Latin America and the...

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VizUM 4th Annual Symposium 11/16/17

VizUM 2017   Creative Visualization Thursday, November 16 | 4:00-7:00 PM UM Newman Alumni Center, 6200 San Amaro Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33146 FREE REGISTRATION |       GIORGIA LUPI   Accurat.it  |  GiorgiaLupi.com   Gioriga Lupi is an award-winning information designer. She co-founded Accurat, a data-driven design firm with offices in Milan and New York, where she is the design director. She received her...

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2017 DH+DJ Symposium canceled owing to Hurricane Irma

The DH+DJ Symposium canceled owing to Hurricane Irma.   At present, the next one won't be held until 2018.  Please stay tuned for more details . . .   Digital Humanists and Data Journalists face common challenges, opportunities, and goals, such as how to communicate effectively with the public. They use similar software tools, programming languages, and techniques, and they can learn from each other. Join us for lectures and...

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Inaugural Smart Cities MIAMI Conference Plans for New Future

MIAMI, Fla. (February 24, 2017)—The inaugural Smart Cities Miami Conference, hosted last week by the School of Architecture and the Center for Computational Science ("CCS"), brought industry visionaries, technology experts, government planners, and the public together to focus on the “disruptive power” that the mobilization of new technology will have in our cities and on our lives. “We are at the threshold of significant...

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“Diversifying Amazon Recommendations” Pizza Seminar Series Friday 2/17/17

Dr. Houssam Nassif, machine learning scientist from amazon.com, will be presenting two recently published papers: 1) Diversifying Music Recommendations (ICML'16 Workshop) uses submodular diversity to significantly improve Prime Music App recommendations quality and user engagement. 2) Adaptive, Personalized Diversity for Visual Discovery (RecSys'16 Best Short Paper Award) describes Amazon Stream's seasonal, personalized and...

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